Monroe police are investigating why a house in the Monroe Crossings neighborhood was shot at twice this weekend. Police will hold a town hall tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the cul-de-sac of Brandon Drive to update residents and gather more information. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF

Monroe police to meet with residents after house is shot at twice

Monroe police is working with local and federal law enforcement partners in their investigation on why shots were fired twice at a residence in the Monroe Crossings neighborhood.

While no one was injured in either incident, the shooters are believed to have been targeting a specific individual who lives there, police said.

Anyone with any information about the shootings are asked to call police at 513-539-9234.

INITIAL REPORT

Monroe police hope to have some answers for residents in the Monroe Crossings neighborhood following a house being shot at twice over the weekend.

Officer Joshua King said a team of investigators is working to find out why someone would shoot at a house in the 400 block of Brandon Drive twice. He said the shots were fired at the house about 10:41 p.m. Saturday and at 1:15 a.m. today.

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“It’s a very nice neighborhood and it’s very uncommon for this to happen there or anywhere else in the city,” King said.

King will hold a “town hall” meeting at 6:30 p.m. today in the cul-de-sac of Brandon Drive to answer questions and hopefully get some more information about the shootings.

“I’m very confident we’ll have something to pass on to the residents,” he said.

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