The shots damaged a residence and unoccupied parked vehicles on Daniel Road near East Commerce Street, east of U.S. Route 13, police said.

Smyrna police detectives are investigating a shooting that happened Thursday night in a neighborhood on Daniel Road south of East Commerce Street, east of U.S. Route 13.

The shots damaged a residence and unoccupied parked vehicles, police said.

At 9:18 p.m. Thursday, police responded to the 300 block of Daniel Road for a report of shots fired. Officers saw one unoccupied vehicle which had been struck and began canvassing the neighborhood for witnesses.

According to witness statements, multiple shots were fired in the area, and unknown suspects were seen fleeing on foot. A Smyrna police K9 team responded to the area and conducted a search but didn't find any suspects.

As officers investigated, they found at least three unoccupied parked cars as well as one residence in the area were struck by the gun fire.

The preliminary reports indicate that no one was hit by the bullets, police said.

Detectives are continuing to process evidence and conduct interviews. There are no further details to release at this time.

Smyrna police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Detective Bill Davis at (302) 653-9217, or contact Smyrna police by Facebook message, call Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or see the website www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com. Those with tips can remain anonymous.