Portage County Sheriff’s deputies evacuate crowd of 2,000 from Wingfoot Lake Park

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Updated: Jun. 19, 2021 at 11:51 PM EDT
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SUFFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WOIO) - Law enforcement has cleared Wingfoot Lake Park in Suffield Township of a crowd of 2,000 after receiving reports of shots fired.

Nine agencies, including the Portage County Sheriff’s Office, worked to evacuate the crowd and restore peace to the scene, according to a Portage County Sheriff’s Office Facebook post.

Law enforcement received a call for help reporting gunshots and visible firearms at a gathering for a Juneteenth celebration and party at the park, according to an earlier Facebook post.

No injuries were reported.

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