Laurel Shooting Investigation – The Laurel, Delaware, vicinity of Belle Avenue and West 7th Street is the focus of a shooting investigation by the Delaware State Police. The Laurel, Maryland, police have arrived as well. Multiple people were shot, according to authorities. At this time, we are not disclosing victim information.
We have closed off West 7th Street, West 8th Street, and Center Street. Multiple police agencies will be there, including police K9 units and air support, according to the police. They want you to stay away from there. Police in Laurel said the situation is not safe and that several suspects are still at large. Dial 911 if you witness anything suspicious.
EARLIER INVESTIGATION – Laurel Police Department – 11:30 pm Update: The subject has been identified and the investigation has been turned over to the Delaware State Police. Units are clearing the area.
**Police Activity Notification – Police Aviation in Use**
The Laurel Police Department is currently assisting Delaware State Police Troop 5 with a rollover vehicle collision in the area of Bethel Road and Woodland Ferry Road. A subject that is believed to be the operator of an involved vehicle fled the scene. Units are actively searching in the area for the operator and are utilizing the Delaware State Police Aviation Unit to assist. This post will be updated as the investigation continues. Please report any suspicious activity by calling 911.