Man Shot In The Butt In Smyrna

Smyrna – A 67-year-old man was shot in the buttocks on Lincoln Street late Thursday night, resulting in non-life threatening injuries. On May 11, 2017 at approximately. 10 p.m., Smyrna Police responded to the unit block of Lincoln Street for a report of a shooting, according to authorities.

Officials said the investigation revealed that a group of people standing near a car were shot at by unknown suspect(s). A 67-year-old male was transported to Kent General Hospital where he was treated and released. A parked car suffered damage during the incident.

This investigation remains active and ongoing and there is no further information to release at this time. Any persons with information on this incident are urged to contact SPD Detective Bill Davis at 302-653-9217.