Suspects still sought in road rage attack

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By The Staff

HILLVIEW - An incident that police are calling a case of road rage resulted in shots being fired.

According to Hillview officer Roy Raines, a total of five shots were fired from a vehicle containing two men and a woman.

The incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. Aug. 19 on Valley Drive.

Raines said a car followed another vehicle as it pulled into the Valley Drive residence.

Words were exchanged and then five shots from a semi-automatic weapon were fired. Two went into the air and two struck the vehicle.

The Ford Taurus or Ford Escort left the scene before police could arrive.

Hillview police is looking for the vehicle, which reportedly was red in color with primer on the driver’s door and front fender.

No one was hurt.

At this point, Raines said it appeared to be a simple case of road rage. However, he said the investigation continues and there could be more to the encounter.

The victims said they did not know the suspects.

No charges have been filed.

Anyone with information should call the Hillview Police at 955-6808 or 911.