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Drive-by Shooting Investigated

Post Date:09/12/2016 11:45 AM

BREAKING (2)The Appleton Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting occurring early this morning.

On September 12, 2016, at approximately 12:15 AM, the Appleton Police Department received a report of a drive-by shooting in the 200 block of E. Harris Street. The reporting party told officers they had heard one shot fired from a passing vehicle. 

The witness told officers a full-sized vehicle had driven through the area and returned a short time later.  They reported see a black male, in his early 20’s with a thin build, standing in the open sunroof of the vehicle.  One shot was fired by the subject. The vehicle sped away from the area.  Investigators recovered a shell casing from the roadway.

No injuries occurred as a result of the incident.  Investigators are attempting to locate any damage caused by the gunshot.

The Appleton Police Department is continuing to investigate the incident.  If anyone has information, they are asked to call Deputy Pedranzan at the Appleton Police Department (920) 832-5500.  If you have information, but would like to remain anonymous, consider utilizing Text-a-Tip. Text CRIMES (274-637) with the keyword APDTIPS at the start of your message.

For additional information, please contact Sgt. Dave Lund at (920) 832-5509.

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