Shots Ring Out At Berlin Township Apartment Complex

WWJ News
August 24, 2019 - 1:16 pm

BERLIN TOWNSHIP (WWJ) - Police are searching for a gunman after shots were fired at an apartment complex in northern Monroe County.

The shooting happened around 8:40 p.m. Friday outside of the Newport Woods Apartments on Canterberry Lane, off Newport Road between I-75 and I-275 in Berlin Township.

According to police, several people were talking outside of a vehicle in the parking lot when two cars pulled up, one described as a silver Ford Focus and the other a black Ford Fusion. The suspect got out of one of the vehicles, police said, approached the group and fired multiple rounds.

The suspect and both vehicles then fled the scene.

No one was struck or injured. 

The suspect is described as a black male in his early 20’s, approximately 5'9" tall and 180 lbs. with short hair. He was wearing a gold t-shirt and armed with a silver-colored handgun.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 734-242-3500.