by Sam Hieb
.. Greensboro Police Department press release:
On July 25, 2013 at approximately 11:30 pm, Officers were dispatched to a discharge of firearm at the Saint John’s Lodge located at 1107 East Market Street.
Upon arrival, Officers observed about 200 teens exit the building. Several groups began to engage in a disorder. A few moments later, one or more subjects began discharging a firearm into the air. Additional Officers responded to assist with crowd control, locate potential victims, and locate suspects.
No victims were located and no one was found injured at the scene.
As a result of the Officers’ investigation on the scene, three subjects were detained in reference to the discharging of the firearm. One of those detained was charged in the incident. Several fights and disorders continued to break out as the crowd moved along East Market Street. The officers continued to manage the crowd until it was dispersed at about 1:00 am.
Saint John’s Lodge is on the edge of downtown, close to the N.C. A&T campus.