Yakima woman shot in drive-by

YPD NEWS RELEASE -- At around 8pm Thursday night, Yakima Police responded to reports of a shooting in the area of the 300 Block of Cherry Avenue.

Evidence and witness statements indicated that unknown subjects drove up to a residence and fired multiple rounds into the house, before driving away. A 60 year old female suffered a single gunshot wound to the arm. She was taken to an area hospital for treatment. The injury is not believed to be life threatening.

The incident appears to be gang related and the investigation is ongoing at this time.