July 27, 2020 at 2350 hours: A shooting occurred at a residential house party in the unit block of Lexington Ave. Several subjects were standing in front of the residence when a vehicle pulled up, one or more males exited the vehicle and discharged several rounds at a group of party-goers. This vehicle them fled south on Lexington Ave towards Baltimore Ave. One adult male received a gunshot wound to the arm, sustaining a non-life threatening injury. Another unknown subject returned fire. Two separate vehicles were also impacted by bullets.
The East Lansdowne Police, assisted by Yeadon PD, Lansdowne PD & Upper Darby PD, responded. Officers made the scene secure for paramedics to treat the gunshot victim. More than 40 persons were on location upon police arrival.
This incident is being investigated with all resources available. Several important pieces of evidence have been collected. We are asking anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information relating to this incident to contact the ELPD. You can remain anonymous if your wish.
Additionally, any resident who has cameras affixed to their residence in the Unit block of Lexington Ave, please check these camera systems and contact us if you have footage of the shooting.
D/Sgt. James Cadden #41