Shots fired near Fun Spot theme park


US THIS AFTERNOON. I’M JULIE BROUGHTON.>>Lisa: AND I’M LISA BELL. GINGER HAS THE NIGHT OFF. HAPPENING RIGHT NOW IN ORANGE COUNTY, INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHY A FUN SPOT EMPLOYEE WAS SHOT AT JUST A FEW BLOCKS FROM T AMUSEMENT PARK. POLICE SAY IT HAPPENED BEHIND THE SAMSONI AND ADIDAS STORES ON I-DRIVE. ERIK von ANCKEN IS JOINING US LIVE NOW. WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT THIS WOMAN?>>Reporter: WELL, I TALKED TO THE SPOKESPERSON F FUN SPOT. AFTER HER SHIFT, SHE LEFT HER, WALKED DOWN THI SIDEWALK MORE OR LESS TO THIS AREA WHEN A CAR FULL OF GUYS APPROACHED HER, ROLLED DOWN THEIR WINDOWS AND DEMANDED HER CELL PHONE. A COUPLE OTHER EMPLOYEES HAPPENED TO BE WALKING DOWN THE SIDEWALK AS WELL AND RAN OVER TO HELP. THAT’S WHEN THE GUYS FIRED SHOTS, TRYING TO SCARE EVERYBODY OFF. THE BULLETS DIDN’T HIT ANYBODY BUT WENT ACROSS THE STREET THERE AND SHATTERED THE WINDOWS OF ONE OF THOSE CARS. POLICE ARE BLOCKING OFF THE ROADS, TRYING TO LOOK FOR EVIDENCE TO FIND THE GUYS. THEY HAVE NO LEADS ON THE SUSPECTS, BUT THEY TOOK OFF. THIS IS A VERY, VERY BUSY TOURIST AREA. I ASKED AROUND, HAVE OUR VISITORS HEARD ABOUT THIS AND HOW DO THEY FEEL? DO YOU FEEL SAFE?>>ACTUALLY, I DO.>>Reporter: WHY?>>I CAME UP ON THE STREET. I CAME UP USING MY PHONE ON THE STREET AND MY WALLET. I SEE A LOT OF POLICE HERE, TOO.>>Reporter: YOU SEE A LOT OF POLICE?>>YES.>>Reporter: AND THAT IS TRUE. POLICE HAVE STEPPED UP PATROLS HERE, SO HAVE DEPUTIES BECAUSE OF SOME OF THE RECENT VIOLENCE IN THIS TOURIST AREA. SO HOW MUCH OF THIS ARE TOURISTS HEARING AND IS IT CHANGING THE WAY THEY DO THINGS? I’LL HAVE THE ANSWERS FROM

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *