On 02/16/16 at approximatley 6:18 hours, Atwater PD Officers were dispatched to the 1100 block of Swaps Avenue for a report of shots fired. While officers were checking the area they located evidence of 15 spent shell casings.

During the investigation, witnesses provided limited information about the disturbance between gang type subjects.  They said one person was being “jumped”, which resulted in the suspects shooting at the victim’s vehicle.  The victim did not contact the PD regarding the shooting.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Atwater PD at 357-6396, or private message allmercednews if you would like to remain confidential.

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