SOMERVILLE (CBS) — Police are looking for information about a shooting between two cars at an intersection in Somerville. A video of the incident was tweeted by the police department.
It occurred around 7 p.m. on Saturday at the traffic light intersection of Mystic Avenue and Temple Street.READ MORE: Newbury Street To Have 3 Car-Free Days In August
According to police, the passenger of the silver/gray Toyota pointed a black gun out the driver’s window and shot at the dark Mercedes to the left of the car in traffic.
READ MORE: Your 4 Community: Cradles To Crayons
On Sat, 6/19 appx 7PM on Mystic Ave (North)/Temple St at traffic light intersection. PSGR of a silver/gray Toyota points black handgun out the driver window & shoots dark Mercedes. Anyone w/ info about this incident, contact SPD 617-625-1600 Ext. 7235 pic.twitter.com/hfAornrYlf
— SomervillePolice (@SomervillePD) June 21, 2021
“Now I want to know what’s going on here,” said Kim Demarco, who owns a flower shop across the street from where the shooting occurred.
Police who have gone public with the images hoping for information that might help them sort out what happened. Demarco expects a police visit to check on her 13 surveillance cameras.
“We catch a lot of stuff,” Demarco said. “Every time something happens, Somerville Police, State Police come and look at our cameras.”
Police have obscured the plates of the vehicles involved, so they’ve clearly followed up on that already. The Toyota with the shooter onboard proceeds straight on Mystic Avenue, while the targeted Mercedes takes a left on Temple Road.
The police chief says they have no proof anyone was hit by gunfire and aren’t sure if the occupants of the cars knew each other.MORE NEWS: Service Resumes On Green Line Hours After Trains Crash In Boston
Anyone with information is asked to call Somerville Police at 617-625-1600 ext. 7235.