MPD: 26% fewer gunfire calls this New Year’s Eve
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Montgomery police reported a drop in calls this year about illegal gunfire on New Year’s Eve.
Capt. Saba Coleman said the call volume dropped 26% percent from last year’s holiday. She said there were 11 reports of gunfire-related property damage.
None of these calls resulted in arrests or citations.
Celebratory gunfire is illegal in Montgomery. The police department was offering a $500 reward for reports that led to arrests.
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