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Police: Man opened fire with assault rifle

Police in Danville have arrested a man who's accused of opening fire in his neighborhood with an assault rifle.

It happened at an apartment on Nokomis Street in Danville. That's where police tell us the suspect, Elton Chambers, fired numerous shots at cars, buildings, and even people and police officers responding to the scene. Police evacuated nearby residents. Amazingly, nobody was injured.

Assistant Police Chief Tony Gray was able to talk Chambers into surrendering. Chambers, who investigators say was intoxicated, faces numerous counts of wanton endangerment.


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