Fairfield Police Investigate Shooting at Laurel Creek Park

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FAIRFIELD–

Police in Fairfield are investigating a Friday morning shooting at Laurel Creek Park.

Officers say the call came in shortly before 9:30 a.m.

Witnesses reported seeing  several people run away in different directions. Investigators set up a perimeter to look for suspects.

The nearby Laurel Creek Elementary school was put on lockdown as a precaution.

Police say someone connected to the shooting was checked in at a local hospital with a serious gunshot wound. That person is said to be in critical condition.