PRESS RELEASE - Public Assistance Requested
On September 25, at approximately 12:39 AM, the Santa Clara Police Department received a call of a shooting that had occurred. The victim and suspect(s) first saw each other while in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant. When the victim drove away and onto northbound Lawrence Expressway, the suspect vehicle followed. They proceeded northbound when the victim heard several gunshots in the area of Cabrillo Avenue. He quickly realized that the suspect was shooting at him. The victim lost control of his car and struck the center median before careening to a stop. The male victim then fled the area on foot. He was not struck by any rounds and was uninjured. The suspect vehicle sped away from the scene.
This investigation is on-going and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Alex Torke at (408) 615-4806.
Date of Occurrence: September 25, 2018
Time: 12:39 AM
Incident: Shooting at a Vehicle
Location: Lawrence Expressway and Cabrillo Avenue
Case Number: 18-8977
Prepared by: Captain Wahid Kazem
Public Information Officer (408) 615-4864
Administrative Services Division