RANDOLPH — Chief William Pace reports that Randolph Police are actively investigating a shooting that took place earlier this evening.
At 7:23 p.m. today, Randolph Police responded to multiple reports of shots fired in the area of Perly Evans Drive and Hemlock Terrace. Upon arrival, police were able to locate numerous shell casings on Perly Evans Drive.
A victim vehicle was subsequently located at 11 Highland Ave. with ballistic damage, including at least three gun shots to the windshield and engine damage due to gunfire.
Following an initial investigation, four occupants were discovered to have been inside the vehicle at the time of the shooting. The driver, a woman, age 36, sustained minor injuries from glass and was taken by ambulance to an area hospital. Also in the vehicle at the time of the shooting were a man, age 33, and two children, girls of approximately three and five years of age.
No one was struck by the gun shots and no other injuries were reported.
This incident remains under active investigation by Randolph Police, who are also being assisted by Braintree Police and Boston Police.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Randolph Police Department at 781-963-1212.