Crime

Auburn road rage incident ends with man shot in arm

A Wednesday afternoon road rage incident in Auburn left a man with a gunshot wound to his arm before the suspect fled, according to police.

An unidentified male driver pulled a handgun from his car and fired multiple rounds into another vehicle in the 200 block of 15th Street Northwest about 2:53 p.m., Auburn police Commander Steve Stocker wrote in a news release. A male passenger was hit in the arm but his injuries were not life-threatening.

The driver fled west on 15th Street, then went north on state Route 167, Stocker wrote.

The man was described as wearing a black baseball cap and a gray hooded sweatshirt. The car was described as a tan or gold four-door Toyota Corolla.

Kenny Ocker: 253-597-8627, @KennyOcker

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