The incident occurred at 1:08 a.m. Sunday. Police say the victims, a man and a pregnant woman, were being followed by the suspect vehicle, which was driving erratically. The suspect vehicle started to pass the victim’s vehicle when the victim accelerated to prevent the pass. The victims heard several gunshots coming from the suspect vehicle. The male victim leaned over to avoid being shot and inadvertently swerved towards the curb and struck a parked pick-up truck. The victim’s vehicle onto its side.
The victims were transported to Renown Medical Center and treated for minor injuries.
The suspect vehicle is described as a dark sedan traveling eastbound on Martin Street from Plumas Street.
Anyone who has information relating to this crime, the suspect vehicle, or the suspect(s) is asked to contact the Reno Police Department at 334-2188, or Secret Witness at 322- 4900, online at www.secretwitness.com or text the tip to 847411 (TIP 411), keyword “SW.”