Drive By Shooting Injures 49 Year Old Woman

A drive by shooting in Yakima injures a 49 year old hispanic woman just after midnight this morning. The woman suffered non-life threatening injuries to her back. Below is the official news release from the yakima police department.

On 12-25-13 at 0040 hrs, Yakima Police were called to the 100 block of Union Street for a report of a gunshot victim.  When police arrived, they were directed into a residence where a 49 year old female was bleeding from a gunshot wound to her upper back.  The wound did not appear to be life threatening.  There were several individuals inside the residence when the shooting occurred.  The victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital where she was treated and later released.  Yakima Police are continuing to investigate.  Anyone with any information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Yakima Police Department at (509) 575-6200.