Police searching for Highland Park gunman*

Police were searching for a suspected armed with a gun near Figueroa and Avenue 43 this afternoon, based on preliminary reports.  No further details were available from the Northeast Division. Police helicopters were hovering near the area at about 1 p.m.

* Update: The search was called off without a suspect being captures, said Sgt. Sanford Rosenberg with the Northeast Division. No shooting had taken place. The search was prompted after a man believed to be a suspect in Thursday’s Highland Park shooting was seen north of Sycamore Park.

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  1. I went for lunch at the Jack-In-The-Box at that intersection around 1:45 p.m., and it was business as usual. Maybe they found said suspect?

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