PLEASANTVILLE - Police are investigating three incidents of shots fired on Sunday, one of which one injured a 15-year-old boy.

The first occured at 3:20 p.m. in the 300 block of Wet Merion Avenue where officers located a gold sedan with damage from gunfire, police said.

The second occurred at 8:30 p.m. in the 700 block of West Adams Avenue which reportedly injured the teenager.

Police said the 15-year-old male suffered from non-life-threatening injuries to his leg and was transported to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus. A sawed-off shotgun was recovered near the scene and initial reports indicate the injury may have been self-inflicted, police said.

The last report of shots occurred at 1 a.m. today in the area of Linden Avenue, between Thompson and Maxwell Avenues. Two residences and a vehicle were damaged from gunfire, police said. Witnesses were near this scene and told police two vehicles were involved in the incident in which a sedan was chasing and firing at an SUV. Neither vehicle nor their occupants were identified, though, police said.

Police are urging anyone with information to call the department at (609) 641-6100 or anonymously to CrimeStoppers.

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