Heavy police presence in southeast Urbana

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URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) — There was a heavy police presence Wednesday night in the area of Hunter Street in southeast Urbana. First responder records indicated the call came in at around 8 p.m. Police have the area blocked off.

A WCIA photographer on the scene saw an ambulance leave the area at around 8:30 p.m. followed by multiple squad cars soon after. Police officers on the scene declined to give details on the incident, saying it’s still an active scene.

Our newsroom has reached out to the police chief and deputy chief for comment.

This story will be updated.

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