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Shots fired near Huguenot Park

Posted at 12:51 AM, Feb 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-13 07:53:46-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Police are investigating reports of shots fired near Huguenot Park in Chesterfield.

Witnesses called the WTVR CBS 6 newsroom to report they heard gunshots at the park just before 4:15 p.m. Sunday.

‎Houston Stewart Lloyd‎ was at the park with his three-year-old son when he said he heard gunfire.

"Currently trapped at Huguenot Park. Shots fired, police cars blocking entrance. I believe suspects have been detained," Lloyd‎ wrote. "Terrified parents and children were running everywhere trying to escape. The shooting occurred across from the playground at the basketball courts."

Chesterfield Police confirmed shots were fired near the park and investigators are working to identify the people involved.

If you were at the park Sunday and heard gunshots, you can submit your news tip here.