Wednesday, July 17

Asheboro Police Investigating 2 Discharging Firearms Calls Over Weekend

ASHEBORO N.C. – Asheboro police are investigating two calls for discharging firearms, including one where two vehicles were struck last Sunday and Monday.

On April 24th 2022 just before 5 pm, officers with the Asheboro Police Department responded to Walnut St for a call about shots fired in the area. According to a report officers secured and searched the area but were unable to locate a suspect or victim. A witness on scene told police the incident had happened an hour prior and police ended up taking a report for documentation.

The next day on April 25th 2022, at around 6:20 pm, officers were called to Loach st on the eastside of the city. A caller reported that they had heard shots fired and that two vehicles in the area had been struck. No suspect or victim was located.

Anyone with information about either incident is asked to call the Asheboro Police Department or Randolph County CrimeStoppers at 67-CRIME (336-672-7463) to remain anonymous.