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Marblehead police investigating shots fired

MARBLEHEAD Quiet streets were shattered by gunfire Thursday night on Broughton Road. 

At 9:33 p.m. police received a 911 about two or three shots fired. Minutes later a caller reported he and another person were shot at by four men on two mopeds who sped away. 

No one was struck by the gunfire. 

One of the suspects was wearing a gray Nike sweatshirt. No other details were available. 

Police said they found gun casings at the scene. Investigators said it was not a random act. 

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, they are asked to call Marblehead Police detectives at 781-631-1212.

Marblehead Police Chief Robert Picariello reminds residents they can report crimes or suspicious activity anonymously by downloading the My Police Department (MyPD) app which connects callers to authorities. It is compatible with Apple and Android smartphones.  



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