One Arrested and One Sought After Shooting in Harrington

Harrington  – January 1, 2017 – The Harrington Police Department arrested one and is still searching for one suspect in a shooting that occurred on New Year’s Day, according to Harrington Police.

Police said that patrol officers were called to the parking lot of Lake Forest South Elementary, on Sunday January 1, 2017 at approximately 3:58 pm,  for a report of shots fired. Police arrived and determined that an unknown suspect fired multiple rounds from and handgun striking the 17 year old victim in both legs, said police.

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