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DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A house in Decatur was hit by gunfire Tuesday evening, police said. 

Officers told WAND News they were called at 5:17 p.m. to the area of Marietta Street and Wilder Avenue. They found 12 shell casings at Route 48 and Wilder. 

Police discovered a house had been hit in the 1200 block of West Marietta in the form of a hole in the back of the house. 

Witnesses reported seeing a white car enter the area in a westbound direction and take off. 

Anyone with information should call Decatur police at (217)424-2711. 

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