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Williston Shooting

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One person is in the hospital after a shootout with Williston police in a residential neighborhood of Williston this afternoon.

A woman who lives across the street from the house where the shooting happened says there were so many shots fired, she couldn't count them all.

She says police came to her home after she had heard two shots about three this afternoon.

They asked her and two others in her home to move to the back of the house - and police eventually evacuated the three from the house.

The neighbor says she saw a half-dozen or more officers shooting at the house where the suspect was holed up.

Police say the man was hit by gunfire and taken to Mercy Hospital in Williston.

They say they were alerted to the situation by a woman in the home with the shooter.

No officers were injured in the incident.

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