TUKWILA, Wash. — A suspect in a shooting on Interstate 5 in Tukwila in now in custody, according to Washington State Patrol Trooper Rick Johnson.
The shooting happened Wednesday just after 7 a.m. near Interurban Avenue South.
Kris Schrum said he was merging onto northbound I-5 when another driver nearly hit him. Schrum honked his horn and that's when he says the driver of the other vehicle pulled out a shotgun and fired.
Schrum said glass sprayed everywhere, including into his eye.
About 30 minutes before the I-5 shooting, there was another report of a shotgun being brandished on Interurban Avenue South. Washington State Patrol believes the two incidents were connected.
Jose Martinez-Valenzuela has been charged with reckless driving, brandishing a weapon and drive-by shooting in connection to the incident.
Bail has been set at $100,000.
The incident is still being investigated.