The Daily Eastern News

Shots fired in 2400 Block of 8th Street Thursday

Staff Report

December 6, 2018

The Charleston Police Department reported shots fired in the 2400 block of 8th Street just south of campus around 6:40 p.m. More information will be added as soon as it becomes available. The initial alert was sent out throughout the campus community via Alert EIU. Officers on the scene declined to ...

Possible shots fired on 4th Street

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

September 21, 2017

Several students reported what they thought were shots fired early Thursday morning outside of the Melrose Apartments on 4th Street. The Charleston Police Department is still investigating the report, coordinating with their night staff to get more information. Derek Flaugher, a senior sociology...

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