Two Men Arrested Following Drive-By Shooting in the Central District

Officers chased down two suspects Monday following a drive-by shooting in the Central District.

Around 11:15 AM, police received reports that someone in a gold Pontiac had fired at two men walking on the street near 25th Avenue and Jackson Street. Officers spotted the suspects’ vehicle and followed it to 23rd Avenue and South College Street, where two suspects ditched their car and took off on foot. Police caught up to the men and took them into custody.

No one was injured in the incident.

Officers attempted to contact the victims following the incident, but they declined to provide statements to police.

The SPD Gang Unit is investigating and asks that anyone with information call (206) 684-4585.