No injuries in drive-by shooting incident on Woodward Avenue
El Centro police officers recovered a total of 5 used bullet casings after a drive-by shooting incident that occurred Monday night in the 600 block of Woodward Avenue, stated El Centro Police Department call logs.
At 9:57 p.m. Monday, officers responded in reference to a report of an individual shooting a firearm. Several 911 callers reported seeing a dark color sedan in the area around the time the shots were heard.
Call logs said two of the callers reported the incident to be a drive-by shooting.
Officers arrived and located evidence consistent with a firearm being discharged, said ECPD Cmdr. Robert Sawyer.
Officers located a vehicle that appeared to have been struck by the gunfire near the location and a projectile that struck an apartment in the area.
“No one was struck by the gunfire, and this incident is actively being investigated,” Sawyer said.