Sunday, June 14, 2015

Campbell County Police Offer Clarification on Shootings


UPDATE: 
Campbell County Police are looking for a suspect who shot and wounded two adults and one juvenile in the back with a pellet gun late Sunday. The shootings occurred around 6 p.m. in two separate location: one on US 27 and one near the Walmart on Alexandria Pike.

Two of the men were on motorcycles in two separate locations.

According to police, they were shot by someone in a moving vehicle. The victims were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, but reports say the juvenile is in serious condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Campbell County dispatchers at 859-292-3622.

Original report:
The Campbell County Police Department sent out a press release at 8:30 p.m. Sunday regarding another outlet reporting three shootings in Campbell County.

They offered a clarification.

"There has been a great deal of traffic regarding the reports of three shootings in Campbell County. We would like to communicate that the incident involved a pellet gun as opposed to a firearm and there were no serious injuries. Alexandria PD is investigating the incident and will make all further public announcements / notifications."

FTM will update this story as more information becomes available.

No comments:

Post a Comment