Wednesday
November 28, 2018

Gunshots heard in Stroudsburg

STROUDSBURG - Stroud Area Regional Police Department was dispatched to 134 E.D. Christine Drive in Stroudsburg at about 1:30 Monday morning for a report of multiple shots fired. Upon arrival SARPD Patrol units did not observe any persons in the area or any type of altercation occurring. Further investigation revealed multiple bullet casings in the parking lot and what appeared to be blood on the sidewalk. Witnesses reported seeing a Silver pickup truck and dark colored Mercedes type vehicle leaving the area shortly after the shots were heard. Local hospitals were checked and no victims were located.

At about 3:00 A.M. the SARPD was contacted by Bethlehem Police Department and made aware that Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg campus was treating a man with gunshot wounds to his ankle and foot. At this time, it has not been confirmed that this man was involved in the incident in Stroudsburg.

This incident is currently under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Robert Transue at rtransue@sarpd.com or by calling 570-421-6800 ext: 1027.


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