Innocent Bystander Hurt in Freeport Shooting


An innocent bystander is shot after a fight gets out of control in Freeport.

Officers responded to the 300 block of Homer Street around 2pm Thursday.  Police say two groups of people were fighting when a gun went off.  The bullet hit a man nearby.

It’s not clear, though, which group the gunshot came from.  The victim is expected to survive.  Police say two people have been detained.

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