FAIRFIELD (CBS13) – A Concord man is facing an attempted murder charge after allegedly firing multiple shots at a car on the freeway in Fairfield over the weekend, the Solano County Sheriff’s Office said on Monday.
Daryl Thornton, 47, was booked into the Solano County Jail where he faces additional charges of assault with a deadly weapon and shooting into an occupied vehicle.READ MORE: Counter Lawsuit Filed After Restraining Order Against Sacramento City Hall New Hire Was Denied
Investigators said the right side of the victims’ vehicle was hit by three bullets, but no one was injured. The shooting happened Saturday just after 9:30 a.m. along I-680 near Gold Hill Road.READ MORE: River Cats' Fans Brave The Heat In First Game WIth Full Capacity Availability
The sheriff’s office said the California Highway Patrol Golden Gate Division assisted with the investigation and was able to identify a suspect vehicle, which led them to Thornton.MORE NEWS: Cooling Centers Open In Sacramento Region This Week
Thornton was arrested without incident.