Two arrested in Clark County drive-by shooting

Several neighbors and witnesses reported hearing shots coming from a passing vehicle

VANCOUVER — Two suspects in a drive-by shooting that took place Friday in Vancouver have been arrested.

On Friday (April 10) at 9:08 p.m., Clark County Sheriff Deputies responded to 3314 NE 41st Street regarding a drive-by shooting to a residence.  Several neighbors and witnesses reported hearing shots coming from a passing vehicle. Several shots were fired into the residence from the vehicle.  There were no reported injuries due to the shooting.

Deputies were flagged down and directed towards a red minivan driving away.  Deputies pursued the vehicle, which fled through a fence and several yards, damaging property and vehicles, before coming to a stop.  The occupants of the vehicle fled on foot.

Officers with Vancouver Police and Portland Police Air Support Unit assisted with the tracking of the suspects, who were later apprehended on foot, still in the area.  Two adult males were booked at the Clark County Jail charged with Drive-By Shooting. There is no danger to the public.  

One deputy was transported to the hospital, and later released with minor injuries, due to the pursuit of the fleeing vehicle.

The investigation is still ongoing.  If anyone has information on this case, contact the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.

Information provided by Clark County Sheriff’s Office.

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