Alert Carolina Informational Message: Chapel Hill Police responding to reports of gunshots in Chapel Hill


The Chapel Hill Police Department responded at 6:18 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, to the report of multiple gunshots in the 800 block of Pritchard Avenue Extension.  

This incident did not occur on UNC-Chapel Hill’s campus or in the immediate vicinity.  

The Chapel Hill Fire Department and Orange County Emergency Services assisted multiple victims at the scene. 

The Chapel Hill Police Department is investigating the incident and will release additional information soon. For updates on this incident, please follow @ChapelHillPD on Twitter

Anyone with information should call 911 or the non-emergency Orange County Communications number, 919-732-5063. Callers who wish to remain anonymous can call Chapel Hill-Carrboro-UNC Crimestoppers at 919-942-7515.