SWAT team practices hostage situation drills

June 27, 2011 | 6:20 p.m. CDT
The sounds of gunshots at the corner of College Avenue and Walnut Street were the product of hostage situation training drills carried out by the SWAT team on Monday. The drills took place at a small throng of abandoned properties marked for demolition, which were granted for training purposes by the owners.

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