At approximately 1840 hours of July 26, 2019, a Cowlitz County Sheriff's Deputy investigated a suspicious vehicle and learned that a shooting had just occurred. Deputies learned the incident began with a dispute in the 4700 block of Ohio Street, Longview and the shooting occurred on 48th Ave just before the intersection with Pacific Way. Multiple shots were fired. There are no known injuries. Prior to the shooting, the two involved vehicles, a white passenger car and a white SUV with spare tire on the back, had been driving through the area at high rates of speed.
The Sheriff's Office is asking anyone with information or video footage of the incident to contact Sergeant Fred Taylor or Deputy Ryan Plank at 360-577-3092. The case number for this incident is A19-1872.