(12/4/16)MEDIA RELEASE - SHOOTING INCIDENT - E. 8th St at Prendergast Ave.
The Jamestown Police are investigating a shooting that occurred today at E. 8th St at Prendergast Ave at about 2:14 pm. A male victim was shot several times as he was walking along Prendergast Ave at the intersection of E. 8th Street. Witnesses at the scene state that a blue sedan drove up to the intersection where an occupant then fired upon the victim. The suspect vehicle then reportedly drove away east on E. 8th Street. The victim is currently being treated for multiple gun shot wounds at an area hospital and the condition of the victim is not known at this time. Anyone with information on this shooting or has info on any of the other recent shooting incidents can contact the JPD anonymously via the departments Tips 411 App or through the Anonymous Tip Line at 483-Tips (8477). All calls and tips will be kept strictly confidential.