APD

The Altavista Police Department (APD) responded to a report of shots fired at an Altavista apartment building last night.

APD chief Tommy Merricks said the apartment was struck with several stray bullets. He said the department believes it was a case of reckless use of a firearm. The incident is under investigation.

Police responded to the incident at 1200 Avondale Drive at 1:11 a.m., shortly after it occurred. No injuries were reported as a result of the incident. There are currently no suspects in the case.