Car struck in drive-by shooting outside Morro Bay home

By JOSH FRIEDMAN

Morro Bay police are searching for a gunman who shot and damaged a vehicle outside an occupied home in a drive-by shooting Saturday night. 

Shortly before 10 p.m., 911 callers reported shots fired in the 400 block of Rennell Street, according to the Morro Bay Police Department. Officers arrived at the scene and found an unoccupied vehicle in the driveway of a home that sustained damage from multiple gunshots. 

A family, including an infant, was inside the home at the time of the shooting and heard gunfire. None of the residents suffered injuries. 

Detectives gathered evidence and obtained statements from members of the family. Investigators are following up on leads in the case. 

Anyone who has information about the shooting is asked to contact the Morro Bay Police Department at (805) 772-6225.