Tyler police investigating gun fire at local church

Published on Wednesday, 2 August 2017 21:54 - Written by Staff Reports

Tyler police are investigating reports of gunfire at an area church on Wednesday.

At 8:31 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to the Higher Heights Baptist Church at 2726 Van Highway on a report of gunfire.

When officers arrived on scene they were told that church members inside heard gunshots outside the church. Officers located several bullet holes that had struck the front of the church and no one reported any injuries.

Officers on scene are attempting to locate anyone that may have information related to this incident. Investigators and crime scene personnel are in route to assist with the investigation.

If you have any information please contact Tyler Police Department or Crime Stoppers.