DEERFIELD, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — State Police are searching for a suspect who may have been involved in a home invasion on Walker Road in Deerfield.
The incident took place at 6110 Walker Road shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
It was reported to first responders that shots had been fired in the residence. As police were responding, they were told that a suspect possibly involved in the home invasion was seen fleeing on foot in a southerly direction on Walker Road. The suspect was described as being a white male wearing a neon green top, either shirt or jacket.
A search was immediately launched by State Police in the suburban neighborhood on Walker Road, near Bell Hill Road.
Deerfield Elementary School was put on lockout. A statement by Whitesboro Central Superintendent Dr. Brian Bellair said that dismissal would be delayed at Deerfield Elementary and parents should not pick up their child from school, unless they were already scheduled to do so.