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TRAFFIC- Nothing major to tell you about on the roads this morning. Just buckle up and drive safely.
WEATHER- A somewhat chilly morning will lead into a beautiful day today. It's 46 degrees out there this morning so you may want to grab a light jacket or sweater as you head out the door. However, you will not need it later today as it will be warming up to a high of 72.
LOCAL NEWS- There's an early morning shooting to tell you about today. Around 1 a.m. BRPD responded to the 1700 block of Columbus Dunn where they found a black male shot in his vehicle. He was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries. Also, police are looking for 22 year-old Walter Jerome Fort for second degree murder and illegal use of a weapon. Fort is accused of shooting and killing 24 year-old Silas Gibbs on South I-110 near the Chippewa Exit early Saturday morning. If you have any information in either of these cases, please call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.
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