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Shooting at Scully Park. Last night a man suspected of a felony was cornered by police officers at the southwest corner of Scully Park. When the assailant stepped out of the truck with a gun drawn, an ensuing gunbattle occurred. Latest reports are that the man was injured but police officers were unharmed.

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Pictured is Michael C. Knuth, aka "Tattoo," the gunman who was involved in the Monday evening shootout with Lincoln Police officers.


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Monday, July 20:

  • County briefs: New audit in time for budget process; District 6 candidate presented; nighttime committee meetings move to safety complex; committees report

  • Logan County Department of Public Health assists Rock Island County in hepatitis A outbreak

  • Personality of the Week
    What makes a community great? All of you

  • New Ill. governor gets little in 1st session

  • Quinn visits troops in Iraq and Kuwait

  • House higher ed. chairman to speak to governor's U of I commission on Tuesday
    Will call for trustees' resignations

  • Blagojevich offers budget advice

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