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Charleston Police Looking For Suspect In Drive-By Shooting

Reported: Dec. 29, 2013 10:01 AM EST
Updated: Dec. 29, 2013 6:20 PM EST
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Katy Brown) - Police responded to a late night shooting on Charleston's East End Saturday, as shots rang out near several businesses.

Charleston police responded to the call on Washington Street East outside of Moses Auto Group.

Police said the driver of an older model car drove down the street, firing at least 13 rounds.

No one was reported hit, but several cars at Moses were damaged.

There are also several businesses in the Washington Street area, and one of them is Main Kwong, which was still open at the time of the shooting.

“We were all just standing around,” Eddie Kwong, of Main Kwong, said. “We heard what we thought were firecrackers. We heard about four of them. We didn't figure out until later when the cops stopped by."

Charleston police are still looking for the shooting suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.




CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Mamie Buoy) - Charleston police are looking for the person wanted in connection with a drive-by style shooting on the city's East End.

Dispatchers say the driver of an older model car drove down Washington Street East around 10 p.m. Saturday firing at least 13 shots. We are told the bullets damaged several vehicles at Moses Cadillac.

Nobody got hurt.

Anybody with information on the shooting should call Charleston Police at (304) 348-6480.



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