Cheltenham PD investigating Lynnwood Gardens gunshots

The Cheltenham Police Department is investigating a series of gunshots fired in Lynnwood Gardens on Wednesday. Officers determined that there was no immediate danger to citizens in the area, including school buses and students of Cheltenham School District, though buses were delayed. Officials encourage the use of caution in the Lynnwood Gardens region.

“There were gunshots fired down the street, about four rounds from 80 yards away. There was nobody directly close to the person when they fired,” Detective Phil Degliomini said. “The issue is still under investigation.”

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Cheltenham Police Department at (215) 885-1600.