Shots Fired Into Rochester House; Bullet Hits Children’s Bedroom
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -.A Rochester house was shot at early Friday and at least two bullets were found inside, including one in a bedroom where a child was sleeping.
Police say the bullets were found in a main floor bedroom where an 8-year-old girl was sleeping. A 28-year-old man was sleeping in an adjacent bedroom where the other bullet was found.
A spokesman says officers found 5 shell casings outside the home. A total of 6 bullet holes were found in the street side of the house.
The home in the 400 block of 9th Ave SE is a single family house that was converted into a duplex with upper and lower units. There were at least two adults in the upper unit. No injuries were reported.
Neighbors called 911 around 4:30 AM to report hearing several shots and then a car leaving at a high rate of speed. A witness who saw the car drive off described it as a black sedan mode.