Police respond to early morning report of shots fired in Lynchburg

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – Police are investigating after they responded to a shots fired call at the James Crossing Apartments in Lynchburg early Friday morning.

The Lynchburg Police Department says officers were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the 1500 block of Longview Road at approximately 4:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 19.

When police arrived, they found several casings near the 1505 building.

However, according to the department, there were no reports of injury or property damage as a result of the gunfire.

As of approximately 11 a.m. on Friday, authorities say have not made any arrests in connection with the shooting.

Meanwhile, police believe there is no current threat to the public.

If you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call Detective Campbell at (434) 485-7267 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900.

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