Fuel stop results in gunfire in West Seattle
Information from Seattle Police Department
#2022-119334/Southwest Precinct/Second Watch
On 05-12-2022 at 3:49pm, officers responded to California Avenue Southwest and Southwest Andover Street for a report of gunfire.
Officers contacted witnesses and viewed video footage from a local business where this incident took place. The investigation revealed that three vehicles were parked at this location when a truck arrived for fuel. When the truck was leaving, one of the three vehicles backed into the truck, leading the driver of the truck to confront the other motorist.
Police learned the three original vehicles moved to the alley behind the store and were followed by the driver in the truck. The driver of the truck told a witness one of the other drivers had shot at him. He then left the area without waiting for police. Police found evidence of gunfire in the area, but no victims or damage.