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TERRIFYING ORDEAL: Neighbors Relive Shooting

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What began as a normal day turned terrifying for neighbors stranded in their homes as a man took aim at passing cars and the police officers responding.

Neighbors say that the suspected shooter, Steve Vogel, was an eccentric guy who liked guns and liked to talk about his guns.

They say they're thankful that the nearby Lincoln High School had let out early, Wednesday, otherwise the 20 minute shooting spree would have occurred at precisely the time students were walking home through the south side neighborhood.

Some neighbors were inches from being shot by the gunman…