Montrose, COLO.— At 10:22pm on Tuesday, July 9th, deputies responded to a report of gunshots at mile marker 81 on Highway 50. A woman and a juvenile were driving northbound on Highway 50 when another vehicle drove up next to the victim’s car. A suspect or suspects opened a window in their vehicle and began shooting at the victim’s vehicle. The victim dialed 911 while continuing to drive and met authorities in the 900 block of Main Street in Delta. The suspect vehicle may have followed the victim’s car, but was not located. The victim sustained minor injuries from broken glass and the juvenile was unharmed.
The suspect vehicle is believed to be a white four-door sedan. The case remains under investigation, and the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding this incident. Anyone with knowledge of this incident is urged to call dispatch at 970-252-4020. To remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers at 970-249-8500 or through the mobile application P3 Tips. Information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.