Man reports that car window was fired upon
Police are investigating a shooting Saturday morning in the Piihana Farms area of Wailuku in which a man reported that the back window of his car was shot, police said.
The victim, a Kahului resident, went to the area to drop off someone at about 9 a.m. when a truck blocked off his car, said Lt. Jayson Rego of the Criminal Investigation Division. He said that the man was injured when his car window was smashed with a rock that hit him in the head.
When the man tried to drive off, he reported that the back window of his car was shot with a shotgun, Rego said.
He said that two or three males were in the truck.
The victim was treated at Maui Memorial Medical Center and released Saturday.
Police have opened an attempted murder and second-degree assault investigation.