Lynchburg Police investigate four recent shooting incidents

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — Police in Lynchburg are investigating several shootings on King Street and Carroll Avenue in the past month.

  • At 12:37 a.m. on Tuesday, April 20, officers were dispatched to the 2200 block of King Street for a report of shots fired. When police arrived, they found two vehicles and a residence that had been hit by bullets, as well as additional shell casings located in the road at King and Terminal Streets.
  • At 12:48 a.m. on Sunday, May 2, police responded to the 2200 block of King Street for a report of shots fired. Upon officers’ arrival, they found one vehicle and two homes that had been hit by bullets. As with the previous shooting, shell casings were found in the road at King and Terminal Streets.
  • At 12:44 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, officers responded to the 2200 block of Carroll Avenue for a report of shots fired. Police arrived at the scene and found a home that was hit by gunfire.
  • At 3:03 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, police were dispatched again to the 2200 block of Carroll Avenue for another report of shots fired. Officers found two residences that been hit by bullets, as well as additional gun casings at the scene.

According to authorities, no injuries were reported with any of the shootings.

If anyone may have video of the scene around the time of any of the shootings, you are asked to call the Lynchburg Police Department at (434) 455-6065.

If you have information about any of the shooting, you can call Detective Dubie at (434) 455-6102 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900.

The investigation into each of these shootings is ongoing.

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