A bullet hit a garbage truck in Tacoma on Tuesday when a man fired off four shots into the air, police said.
No one was hurt.
Two people reported the shots in the 3500 block of East T Street about 11:50 a.m., said police spokeswoman Loretta Cool, who gave this account:
The shots were fired after a man raced around the area in a white Ford Crown Victoria, stopped and argued with a woman in the street. He then fired his gun in the air, and drove off.
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One of the bullets came down and hit the nearby city of Tacoma garbage truck, she said.
The man is described as white, in his 30s, wearing a white shirt. The woman he argued with had long black hair, and was wearing a denim shorts and a tank top. She left the area on foot.
It’s not clear what the argument was over, or why the man fired the gun.
Cool said the Crown Victoria was not a patrol car, but might be an old police car sold at auction.
Anyone with information was asked to call 911.