Thanks to readers for tips on this afternoon’s gunfire at 23rd and Union. Here’s the SPD report on the incident:
On August 10th at approximately 3:53 p.m. officers responded to multiple 911 calls regarding shots fired near 23rd Avenue and East Union Street. It was reported that a black male was standing through the sunroof of a red car firing a handgun at a white car it was pursuing northbound on 23rd Avenue approaching East Union Street. The “victim” vehicle cut through a parking lot and sped off eastbound on East Union Street. The red vehicle fled in an unknown direction.
A vehicle travelling southbound on 23rd Avenue was struck on the windshield by a stray round however, nobody was injured. A comprehensive area check for involved patries turned up negative.
No calls from the initial “victim” vehicle were placed to 911.