Captain Monica Alexander
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax
*** For Immediate Release***
WSP Troopers Seek Witnesses to Drive-By Shooting on I-5
King County -- Washington State Patrol troopers are seeking witnesses and/or information to a drive-by shooting that occurred August 9, 2015 at approximately 10:15 PM, Northbound I-5/NE 175th Street in Shoreline.
The victim reported that the suspect vehicle, described as a dark colored or possibly blue Chevy Trailblazer, began to follow the victim's vehicle, a white Chevy Impala, in the south Seattle area. The suspect vehicle continued to follow the Impala until gun shots were fired near NE 175th Street on I-5.
Among the damage to the victim vehicle were: two shattered windows, two flat tires and at least three bullet rounds that entered the passenger door. The suspect vehicle was last observed exiting to NE 205th Street. Although the driver was grazed by a bullet, nobody was seriously injured during the incident.
WSP requests that anyone with information regarding this event contact Detective Sergeant Stacy Moate at Stacy.Moate@wsp.wa.gov or 425-401-7745.