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Cit police investigating alleged shooting incident after victim walks into WCA Hospital for treatment, triggering lock-down...

WCA Hospital was on lock-down for about two-hours last night after an alleged shooting victim came to the hospital for treatment.  City police say the man did not suffer any life-theatening injury... but, was uncooperative... and, would not say who shot him, or where the incident occured.  In a printed statement this morning... a WCA Hospital Emergency Department Nurse Manager said the lock-down began at 8:20 p.m. because they were treating a gun-shot victim... and, the lock-down was a "precautionary step."  It was lifted at 10:15 p.m.  City Police Captain Bob Samuelson says they are asking anyone with information on the incident to call them at 483-7537... of the confidential tip-line at 483-TIPS... that's 483-8477.