Bangor Police Investigating Reports of Gunshot on Middle Street 

Bangor police are investigating reports of a gunshot on Middle Street. Early Sunday morning someone called police saying a person had been shot on Middle Street. When police got there, they found a handgun magazine in the road and were told someone ran down the street. According to a press release sent by Lt. Paul Edwards with the Bangor Police Department, a woman told officers her male friend was in a fight with several African American men in the parking lot of the Tavern. The woman told police say tried to get her friend away from the fight, but she was punched in the face. According to the release, the woman said her friend chased a man onto Middle Street, and then she heard a gunshot. When the woman caught up with her friend, he was reportedly on the ground, but not hurt. Police are looking for an African American man, medium to heavy build, wearing glasses and a blue ball cap with either ” New York” or “NY” on it. If you have any information about what happened, call police at 947-7382.