According To Reports, There Is An Active Shooter Near Chicago's Mercy Hospital

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The Chicago Tribune is reporting an active shooter in Chicago near Mercy Hospital.

via Chicago Tribune:

> Authorities were reporting multiple victims in an “active shooter” attack in the area of Mercy Hospital on the Near South Side that brought out a large police presence Monday afternoon.


> Emergency crews were called to near the hospital, 2525 S. Michigan Ave., about 3:20 p.m.


> There were “Reports of multiple victims” in the attack, police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said in a tweet.


> Fire officials called an emergency medical services Plan II, sending at least 10 ambulances to the scene, because of an “active shooter” situation, a Fire Department spokesman said.