Suspect arrested following freeway shooting, pursuit in Fremont

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FREMONT, Calif. (KRON) — Police activity and a major car collision was reported in Fremont Wednesday afternoon.

A shooting was reported in the area, according to the Hayward CHP. The incident started on I-880 in Hayward and ended in Fremont.

The public was asked to avoid the area of Automall Parkway and Grimmer Boulevard during the incident.

Around 4:35 p.m., CHP officers arrived on the scene of a ‘traffic altercation’ on southbound Interstate 880 at Industrial Parkway.

Officers found the suspect driving recklessly at Decoto Road. The suspect took officers on a pursuit into the city.

The pursuit came to an end when the suspect hit two cars.

28-year-old Kevin Sanders from Berkeley was taken into custody. He will be booked at the Alameda County Jail on multiple charges.

The CHP says the suspect and victims were treated for minor injuries.

The freeway shooting victims were not injured, according to authorities, though one bullet hit their car.

The shooting is being investigated at this time.

All lanes were reopened around 7:35 p.m.

If you have any information, you are asked to contact the CHP Investigation Tip Line at (707) 917-4491.

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