GPD investigating second drive-by shooting in two days

Press release from Gainesville Police Department

On Monday, July 19, 2021, at approximately 8:30 p.m., GPD responded to multiple calls of shots fired at the 1200 block of SE 19th Terrace.

After arriving to the scene, the investigation revealed that a vehicle traveling northbound on SE 19th Terrace fired multiple shots into a crowd of individuals standing outside of a residence. Two victims were shot, both with non-life threatening injuries. The vehicle then fled the scene.

GPD detectives are currently on the scene collecting evidence and interviewing witnesses. If anyone has information about this incident or has any knowledge of those involved in the shooting, please contact the GPD Investigations Divisions tip line at 352-393-7700. Or you can remain anonymous by contacting Alachua County Crime Stoppers at 352- 372-7867 or www.stopcrime.tv.

As always, GPD will continue to keep the public informed as we gather additional information concerning this incident.