The Shore Daily News reported this week that arrests were made in what appeared to be a gang-related shooting. The event occurred on Courthouse Road in Eastville around 10:00 PM January 22, 2021.
Suspects reportedly followed a vehicle into Eastville, two of the individuals drew firearms and fired into the vehicle. No one was injured.
According to Eastville Police Lieutenant Rob Stubbs, 48 felony charges and eight misdemeanor charges have been filed in relation to this incident, including malicious wounding by mob, malicious shooting at a vehicle, shooting firearms from vehicles, destruction of property, reckless handling of a firearm and violent aggressive driving and harassment.
The incident remains under investigation and will involve additional arrests. The Eastville Police Department thanks the assisting agencies for assistance in this operation.