Chico police are searching for a shooting suspect this morning after he opened fired at a car. It happened around 8 Sunday night on West 4th Street and Salem Street. Police say witnesses reported seeing an altercation between a male pedestrian and a male driver. They say the situation escalated when the pedestrian took out a handgun and fired at the car. After the shooting, the driver reported the incident to police, who found the car had been struck by one bullet.
The driver was not injured.
The suspect was last seen running westbound on West 4th Street.
If you have any information, call the Chico Police Department.