Shooting in Methuen Tied to Lawrence Address


IMG_6952Methuen police are investigating a shooting on Tenney St. near the park. The shooting took place at approximately 5:14pm Tuesday.

A caller described a white Honda Civic with Massachusetts Registration 1MGB31 pull up in front of the park. The driver and passenger got out of the vehicle and fired unknown type firearms towards the park. The car registration comes back to 28 Hall Street in Lawrence (3rd flood).

The suspect vehicle then fled scene towards Center St.

Multiple units were dispatched to scene to assist and to canvass area. Multiple .22 caliber shell casings were found at the scene.

Image-1Police checked the park and area for injuries ut have not found any victims.

Detectives responded and are processes the scene.

This shooting happened just feet from a car to car drive by shooting that took place Friday night where one bullet entered the residence of 65 Tenney St. just feet from a sleeping 5 year old child.

Police say they are unsure if the two shootings are related.


Tom Duggan

Tom Duggan

Tom Duggan is president and publisher of The Valley Patriot Newspaper in North Andover, Massachusetts. He is an author, host of the Paying Attention TV/Radio Program, lectures on media bias and police issues, is a former Lawrence School Committeeman, former political director for Mass. Citizens Alliance, and a 1990 Police Survivor. You can email your comments to

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