Friday, May 26, 2023–11:40 a.m.
-Rome Police Department reports-
Rome Police responded to a ‘shots fired’ call in the area of Hardy Avenue in South Rome Thursday afternoon.
According to the incident report:
The front door of a house had been shot, shattering the glass on the screen door.
Video surveillance showed a black male, wearing a white shirt and carrying a red and black book bag walking west on Grover Street and then south onto Hardy.
A dark sedan turned in his direction and off camera, several gunshots were heard.
The male was then seen running north on Hardy behind the residence, without the book bag.
Multiple shell casings were found just south of the intersection of Hardy Avenue and Grover Street.