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Person Found Shot in Belleville


Belleville Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred in a section of the town Friday. 

The late-night shooting happened around 11:27 p.m. in the 100 block of Bell Street. 

Police responded to reports of suspicious activities and when they arrived, officers found a severely injured, unidentified, unconscious and unresponsive person suffering a bullet wound to their head. 

The victim was administered CPR at the scene and authorities are looking into a possible self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The extent of the victim's injuries was only reported as 'life-threatening.' 

No other injuries were reported.