Attempted Homicide - Shooting

Release Date/Time: 1/3/2016 3:47 PM

Incident: Attempted Homicide - Shooting

Report #: 16-010040

Date: Friday, 1/1/2016

Time: 10:44 PM

Location: 1400 block of Parsons Avenue

A 19 year old male dropped two friends off in the 1400 block of Parsons Ave. and drove southbound towards Rainier Drive.  It appears that two suspects open fired with handguns on his vehicle.  He accelerated to drive out of the area but lost control and struck a parked vehicle.  The victim sustained injury from gunshot wounds.  He was transported to a local hosptial for treatment.  He is listed in stable condition. 

Release Authorized by: Commander Dave Crabill

Telephone: (831) 758-7250

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