Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Police investigating shooting incident in Mayfield this morning
300 block McKinney St, 5/3 3:15 am. A resident reported that she and two passengers were traveling from one home to another in Mayfield when a vehicle drove up behind hers and was following very closely as she made several turns in the subdivision.
On McKinney St, the victim heard two or three gunshots and heard the rounds striking her vehicle while she and her passengers ducked down in their seats. The victim then drove quickly to the 7-11 on Dixon St and called police.
The victim’s vehicle showed evidence of having been struck by gunfire and officers located shell casings in the roadway on McKinney St.
The suspect vehicle was described as a pastel green Dodge Intrepid with an unknown number of occupants. The victims were not able to describe the suspect or suspects inside the Dodge and could offer no explanation for the occurrence. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information concerning this incident should contact Detective Doug Perkins at 540-654-5758