Police investigate shots fired call near Baseball Hall of Fame

New York State Police say they’re investigating a report of shots fired inside a store on Main Street in Cooperstown.

Troopers say gunfire was reported around 9 a.m. Monday inside the 7th Inning Stretch store, just a few doors away from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

Trooper Nathan Riegal says there were no reports of injuries. He says a suspect fled from the scene, but it isn’t known yet if he left on foot or in a vehicle.

The store bills itself on its website as the largest vendor of sports memorabilia in town.

Some of the baseball souvenir stores and other shops lining Main Street closed Monday or were already closed for the winter.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

More Local Headlines

in Local

Clayton back in jail after violating law again


Thomas Clayton is behind bars in Steuben County for violating an order of protection after he posted bail earlier this week.

in Local

39-year-old man arrested for drug trafficking in Ithaca-area

sterling mug

Officials say a warrant was issued after an investigation into crack cocaine and heroin trafficking.

in Local

Missing Humpty Dumpty from campground located

spruce row

A Humpty Dumpty statue stolen from Spruce Row Campground was recovered from a group of RIT students this week.

in Local

Demolition, clean-up this week at Chapter House site


Fire heavily damaged Chapter House Pub in April; crews brought remaining structure down on Tuesday, and have started picking up debris

in Local

Undersheriff: body camera implementation will take time


Sheriff’s officials say the department plans on meeting with the provider in the coming weeks.