No injuries in Lincoln shooting

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LINCOLN — No one was hurt when an unknown suspect struck a residence with gunfire Sunday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Heather Pepper said.

Three adult residents were inside the home in the 19000 block of Bunting Avenue when the incident took place, police said. Troopers were dispatched to the scene at approximately 1:55 a.m.

The bullet pierced an exterior wall of a bedroom where one of the occupants was sleeping, continued through an interior wall and became lodged in a hallway ceiling, Cpl. Pepper said.

The Troop 4 Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call 302-856-5850. Information may also be provided to Delaware Crime Stoppers via 800-TIP-3333 or here.