|Mansfield Street in Ypsilanti between Grant Street and Sherman Wednesday evening. Photo Jeff Brown Purple Walrus Press.|
By Editor & Publisher Jeff Brown.
There were multiple reports of a shot fired Wednesday evening in Ypsilanti's Normal Park Neighborhood on Mansfield Street near Washtenaw International High School and Middle Academy (WIHI/WIMA). The alleged incident occurred in front of a home at approximately 7:30 PM.
According to a neighbor, workers in the backyard of the home on Mansfield saw a vehicle stop or slow down in front of the home. Reportedly, the workers saw someone in the car hold a gun and fire one shot. According to the neighbor, the owner of the home found a shell casing in street in front of the house shortly later. The neighbor called the police department and within minutes multiple police cars responded to scene.
According to the neighbor, no bullet holes were found on the home.
This is an ongoing investigation. Stay tuned for updates.