BEL AIR, Md. (WJZ) — Gunfire in a Harford County neighborhood Tuesday afternoon caused a brief “active shooter” scare at a nearby hospital.

Multiple people called the WJZ newsroom about 4:30 p.m., speculating that there was an active shooter incident at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air.

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The Harford County Sheriff’s Office debunked those rumors moments later, saying there was no shooter and “no threat to the community.”

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Deputies investigating a call about gunshots determined the noise came from a neighbor near the hospital, the Sheriff’s Office said.

“Several individuals involved in target shooting were located in an adjacent neighborhood,” the agency tweeted.

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While there’s no threat to the public, the agency said deputies continue to investigate what happened.