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Police investigate reports of drive-by shooting in Bluefield

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (WVVA) - Officers in Bluefield are investigating reports of a drive-by shooting.

Around 1:30 PM Thursday, law enforcement responded to the 1300 Block of Princeton Avenue after witnesses reported hearing gunshots.

After reviewing surveillance footage from a nearby business, officers saw three vehicles leaving the at the time the apparent shots were heard.

However, officers did not find shell casings - or other evidence of a shooting - at the scene.

The Bluefield Police Department is still looking to speak with the individuals in the three vehicles. They are described as a black Mercedes-Benz car, and two red pick-up trucks; one Chevy and one Ford.

WVVA is working to obtain the surveillance video.

If you have any information about this incident, you are urged to contact the Bluefield Police Department.

Stick with WVVA as we continue to monitor this developing story.

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