Suspect in custody after ‘shots fired’ call

ELKINS — The Elkins Police Department and West Virginia State Police responded to a ‘shots fired’ call at the Four Seasons Motel late Tuesday afternoon.

The Elkins Fire Department was also on scene as both lanes of traffic on Harrison Avenue were closed.

Elkins Police Chief Bennett released the following statement at about 8 p.m.: ‘Officers responded to a report of shots fired in the vicinity of Harrison Avenue and Robert E. Lee Avenue in Elkins tonight at around 6:45 p.m. No injuries have been reported. A suspect is in custody. Officers are on scene and processing evidence at this time.’


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