Oxford Police investigating possible shots fired at Lafayette Place

Published 3:51 pm Tuesday, April 2, 2019

The Oxford Police Department is investigating an incident that may have involved firearms.

Officers responded to a call from Lafayette Place Apartments on Monday around 6:30 p.m. for a report of hearing possible gun shots. The officers eventually found a vehicle had been hit in the bumper. Ten .22 caliber casings were also found around the scene.

Witnesses described two people in a vehicle that the OPD believe are the suspects. The first is a black male with tall hair and the second a black male with medium length dreads.

The police are asking if anyone has any information regarding the incident or the persons involved to called the Oxford Police Department at 662-232-2400 or Crime Stoppers at 662-236-8477.