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UPDATE: Four Victims Struck by Gunfire in Plainfield

By rlsmetro on
Plainfield

According to a statement last by Plainfield Police, on Saturday at approximately 9:12 pm, Plainfield Police units responded to the area of the 500 Block of West 3rd Street on a ShotSpotter Alert.

Officials said upon arrival, police located four individuals with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

The victims were transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The Plainfield Police Criminal Investigation Bureau continues to investigate. Residents believe elevated unnoticed gang activity in several parts of the city has some connections to nearly a dozen victims being shot since the summer.

Anyone with information, please contact Sgt. Thomas Collina of the Plainfield Police Department