No injuries after shots fired at Boxwood Amazon fulfillment Center

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Delaware State Police say there were no injuries at the Wilmington Amazon Fulfillment Center after shots were fired in the parking lot.

WILMINGTON (DE) BY DIGITAL STAFF: Delaware State Police were investigating shots fired at the Amazon Fulfillment Center’s parking lot Wednesday afternoon. No one was injured during the shooting police said.

The fulfillment center sits on Boxwood Road near Newport in the 1000 block of Boxwood Road.

Police say troopers were called to the center just before 1:00 p.m. Wednesday afternoon for a report of shots fired.

“The investigation determined a light-colored SUV pulled into the parking lot and opened fire. No one was injured during the incident.,” said Delaware State Police spokesman Jason Hatchell.

“Troopers discovered two shell casings at the scene.,” Hatchell added.

There is no suspect description at this time and police say the investigation is in it’s early stages. Police say anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Detective Strecker with Delaware State Police Troop 2 Criminal Investigative Unit by calling 302-365-8413. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com .

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Delaware State Police Victim Services Unit/Delaware Victim Center is available to offer you support and resources 24 hours a day through a toll free hotline 1800 VICTIM-1. (1-800-842-8461). You may also email the unit Director at debra.reed@state.de.us.

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