Gunfire reported in UC
Posted: Friday, January 27, 2012 12:09 pm
The Messenger, January 27, 2012
Union City police investigated gunfire reported early today in the East Cheatham Street area.
Officers initially responded just after 2 a.m. to the 1100 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in reference to a report of gunfire, according to a Union City Police Department report.
While they were en route, police dispatch received several other calls and advised a white SUV in the 1000 East Cheatham Street area was possibly the vehicle the gunfire was coming from. The vehicle reportedly had turned onto North Division Street, but it was not located.
Police spoke with residents in the 800 and 1000 blocks of East Cheatham Street and searched the area on foot. Officers located spent 9mm casings in three different locations on East Cheatham Street.