By Trooper Rocky Oliphant, Washington State Patrol, District 7 Public Information Officer.
On Tuesday, July 14, 2021, at approximately 3:30 am, a shooting occurred on north Interstate 5 near 44th Avenue in Lynnwood.
The victim advises they were traveling north on Interstate 5 near 44th Avenue in a white Chrysler 300 when they observed a white Honda Accord following them very closely.
The Honda changed lanes and started passing them on the right.
While in the act of passing the victim vehicle, gunfire came from the driver’s side of the Honda and struck the victim's vehicle 5 times. The victim was uninjured.
North Interstate 5 was completely shut down for approximately 15 minutes to scan for evidence.
The victim advised the suspect vehicle was a white 2012 or newer Honda Accord.
Washington State Patrol detectives are looking for witnesses to the incident.
If you witnessed the incident or something suspicious in the area at that time, or if you have any other relevant information to provide, please contact Detective Dan Comnick at 425-508-0606 or email him at Daniel.Comnick@wsp.wa.gov.