Accident, gunshots and victims connected, police say
On Sunday at approximately 7:50 p.m., police received calls of a woman with a gunshot wound walking into Burger King on Pettit Avenue, a three-vehicle accident and a male stating he was having problems breathing.
Officers arrived and found two victims. A woman and man were taken to the hospital for apparent gunshot wounds. The woman had critical injuries and the man was in stable condition. Officers also discovered three vehicles were involved in the accident in front of the Burger King, and bullet casings were found on Pettit near the accident. It is believed the vehicle accident, victims and gunshots are connected.
In connection with the case police are seeking a newer, white, full-size pickup with hard cover and a sun roof. Anyone with information about the vehicle or this case are asked to call police at 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP.