According to information from the Pittsfield Police, last night, June 23, at approximately 8:15 PM, Pittsfield Police responded to the area of 10 Francis Ave (Renton Project) for a ShotSpotter activation reporting three shots fired.

Arriving units located ballistic evidence in the roadway and a parked vehicle had also been struck. Further investigation showed that one round had struck the side of one of the apartment buildings as well.

Pittsfield Police Detectives and Crime Scene responded to process the scene and reviewed area video surveillance with Patrol. A dark-colored sedan was seen leaving the area at a high rate of speed.

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There were no reported injuries. This is not believed to be a random act. This incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police Department Detective Bureau (413-448-9705), call the Tip line (413-448-9706), or send us a tip via text message by texting “PITTIP” and your message to 847411 (TIP411)


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