NEW INFO: One Arrested For Uptown Greenville Shots Fired

A man wanted for firing shots in Downtown Greenville Saturday night has been arrested.

An ECU campus alert said a little after 2:30 a.m. Saturday there were shots fired near Evans Street and Dickinson Avenue.

Greenville police said they were already patrolling the area when they heard the shots.

Within seconds of those shots, officers stopped a car leaving the BB&T parking lot.

They arrested Jyron Fox and charged him with discharging a firearm within city limits, injury to personal property, and injury to real property.

The 25-year-old Fox was jailed on a $2,500 bond.

No one was injured, according to authorities.

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Greenville Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the downtown area from overnight.

An ECU campus alert says that just after two thirty Saturday morning there were shots fired near Evans Street and Dickinson Avenue. The report says one vehicle was struck but there are no reports of injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Greenville police at 252-329-4315. Information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 252-758-7777.

ECU police say you are encouraged not to walk alone at night and remain aware of your surroundings at all times and to report any suspicious or criminal activity as soon as possible.

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