Man Reportedly Fires Shots in Air Near Newton Street
Malden police pursue a male suspect who allegedly fired a handgun into the air following an argument. The victim also fled the scene.
Malden Police have issued a "Be on the Lookout" advisory for a man who allegedly fired a handgun into the air during an argument near Newton Street early Tuesday morning.
While no official account from the police department was available during the late hour, police scanner transmissions around 2 a.m. noted multiple calls about the incident.
Police were reportedly later able to recover evidence of a shooting from the scene.
The suspect was described as a black male in his early- to mid-20s, wearing a dark coat with a skinny build. He reportedly fled in a white Toyota Carolla with other passengers.
The victim reportedly fled on foot.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Malden Detectives Unit at 781-397-7181.