SOLANO COUNTY (CBS13) – A man is facing attempted murder charges after a freeway shooting in Solano county.
On Saturday around 9:35 a.m., a driver’s car was shot three times while they were driving in interstate 680 south of Gold Hill Road. Fortunately, nobody in the vehicle was injured, according to a statement from the CHP’s Golden Gate office.READ MORE: Hamilton Fans Evacuated After Fire Alarm Goes Off In Sacramento Convention Center
CHP officers say they investigated the shooting and identified the suspect as 47-year-old Daryl Thornton of concord. Officers served a warrant at Thornton’s home, where they arrested him and booked him into the Solano County Jail on charges of attempted murder, shooting at an occupied vehicle, and assault with a deadly weapon.READ MORE: Missing Marysville Teen Carmen Miller May Be Victim Of Sex Trafficking, Police Say
This is an active investigation.MORE NEWS: Proposed Campground Expansion At Auburn State Recreation Area Draws Concern Over Wildfire Risk
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the CHP investigation tip line at (707) 917-4491.