Shots fired at Staunton motel: Investigation

policeDeputies from the Augusta County Sheriff’s responded to the Sleep Inn in Staunton at 2:05 p.m. on Monday for the report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, deputies determined that a firearm had been discharged inside a room on the second floor. An examination of the scene revealed that an unknown caliber bullet penetrated the rooms door, crossed the hallway, and entered the door of an adjacent, unoccupied, room. After penetrating the second door, the bullet fragmented. No injuries were reported.

The matter is under investigation, and no arrests have been made with respect to the shooting.

If anyone has any information about this incident, contact the Augusta County Sheriff’s Office at 540-245-5333 or Crime Stoppers at 800-3222017.