There were also reports of shots fired nearby, according to the New Castle County Police Department.
“Officers learned a short time later there was a report of shots fired in the nearby area of Hoopes Reservoir,” the police said on Sunday in a statement.
The vice president was expected to spend the weekend in Delaware. A spokesperson for Biden says the vice president and his wife were briefed on the incident on Saturday night. President Barack Obama was also briefed on Saturday night, according to a White House official.
Thorough searches will be conducted on the outside of Biden’s residence and nearby residences to see if any rounds hit any structure, a Secret Service official separately told CNN. The vice president’s residence is several hundred yards away from the main road from where the shots were fired.
But according to county police officials, no damage was found at any of the local residences.
New Castle Delaware County police are working with the Secret Service and the FBI’s Baltimore division to investigate the incident.
“While the incident scene was being searched at approximately [9 p.m.], an individual in a attempted to pass a New Castle County police officer who was securing the outer perimeter of the area. As a result of the interaction with the officer, this individual was arrested for resisting arrest,” Hoback said.
The New Castle Country policeon Sunday that the man was not charged in relation to the shooting.
A Secret Service official told CNN that individual will be questioned regarding the shooting incident to see if he was involved.
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