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UPDATE: No shots fired, call determined to be fireworks

UPDATE: As of Sunday morning, Dubuque police say officers determined the shots heard were not gun shots but the sound of fireworks.

A call came in around 6:47 PM Saturday night for a report of shots fired. Law enforcement and the Dubuque Fire Department processed the scene at the corner of 16th Street and Central Avenue.

A report from the Dubuque Police Department lists no injuries or property damage.


DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL) --- Police are investigating after reports of shots fired in downtown Dubuque Saturday evening.

It happened on 16th and Central. Windows appeared to be damaged by gunfire.

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The road was blocked as crews worked the scene.

A statement from police is forthcoming.

We don't know yet if anyone was injured.

AJ Capuano

Dubuque bureau reporter, KWWL

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