Mansfield Police Say A Battle Downtown Led To Gunshots, Accidents Are Non Life Threatening
Earlier tonight social media ‘lit up’ with experiences of a heavy police presence in downtown Mansfield and crime scene tape or warning tape was noticed. Bits and items of the story had been informed with differing accounts, however the basic consensus, there was a taking pictures close to a tattoo store. In fact, that led to hypothesis, rumors, and confusion over which tattoo store and has Mansfield grown too massive?
Some on Fb have described the incident the place a male was “jumped” or “assaulted” by a couple of particular person and pulled their weapon in self protection. Afterwards, they referred to as the police to report the incident.
Moments in the past the Mansfield Police Division posted this on the Mansfield PD Fb web page to deal with the rumors with an official report:
Officers responded to a taking pictures name within the space of Principal and Broad Avenue at 7:15 on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. Three males had been concerned in a struggle and at one level one man shot the opposite man. The third man dropped off a sufferer on the hospital with an obvious gunshot wound that’s thought of non-life threatening and left the realm. The opposite topic went to a different hospital attributable to non-life threatening accidents sustained in the course of the incident. Officers situated and secured the handgun. That is nonetheless an ongoing investigation and we’re not sure of the motive presently.