PRESS RELEASE
City of Woodland Public Safety
1000 Lincoln Ave.
Woodland, CA 95695
Phone: 530-661-7800
Fax: 530-662-5377


9/27/2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #12-5064
Subject :

SHOOTING INTO INHABITED DWELLING
Contact :DARREN IMUS, SERGEANT, WOODLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT    (530) 661-7800
    darren.imus@cityofwoodland.org
  On Wednesday, September 26, 2012, at 12:52 P.M. Woodland Police Officers were dispatched to 508 Cleveland St. for a report of gunshots that were fired into the residence earlier in the morning. Through their investigation, officers learned that sometime around 3 A.M. unknown suspect(s) fired shots from a small caliber firearm into the front of the residence.

  The bullets penetrated an exterior wall and lodged in the interior wall of a nearby bedroom. A female adult and her two young children were present in the bedroom at the time, but were not injured. The female resident did not realize that someone had shot into her residence until the following morning. The motive for the shooting is unknown.

  This investigation is active, and anyone who may have information is encouraged to call the Woodland Police Department at (530) 666-2411. Callers can remain anonymous.   


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