On Saturday, December 3, 2022 at approximately 9:25 PM, the Marysville Police Division was called to the area of 326 E. 5th Street in Marysville in reference to the discharge of a firearm. Witnesses reported a male wearing a brown hat with blue lettering, black jacket and khaki pants discharged a firearm into the air during or following a dispute with another individual(s). The suspect fled the scene, south on foot. A search of the area by MPD, Union County Sheriff’s Office and Ohio State Highway Patrol did not locate the suspect. Through the course of the investigation, the suspect was identified and it is believed he got into a vehicle and left the Marysville area, further attempts to locate him are underway. At this point, MPD does not believe there is a threat to the public. The investigation is continuing and charges will be forthcoming. We thank the Marysville community for their patience and assistance during this investigation.