NO INJURIES IN FRIDAY NIGHT SHOOTING
On Friday, July 12, 2019, just after 8:30pm, officers were dispatched to a report of a shooting in the area of Baker Street and Lincoln Street. Upon arriving, officers contacted the 27-year-old victim. The victim stated he was turning onto Baker Street when his vehicle was shot at and struck by a male occupant in a truck, also on Baker Street. As the victim tried to flee the area, he said his vehicle was shot at several more times. The truck then fled the area.
The suspect was described as a male in his early 20’s with a light complexion. The suspect appeared to have had his hair slicked back and was wearing a white t-shirt. The suspect’s vehicle was described as a silver or white Dodge truck.
The Coalinga Police Department is actively investigating this incident. If anyone has any
information regarding this shooting, please contact the Coalinga Police Department at (559) 935-1525. Callers can remain anonymous if desired.