Professional Carwashing & Detailing

Shots fired into wash’s change machine and water tank

March 1, 2012

STUTTGART, AR — Shots were fired into a change machine and a 100-gallon water tank at a carwash here, the Stuttgart Daily Leader reported.

The Feb. 28 story said Owner Stephen Hoskyn told police someone shot his change machine several times and a shot was also fired into the a carwash wall and ended up hitting the water tank on the other side.

The suspect was not able to gain access to the change inside the machine.

Police Officer Kenneth Williams said in the story, “Upon further investigation of the surrounding area, several shell casings were found from a .380 caliber pistol and shrapnel were laying on the ground. The suspects shot at least 10 rounds from the pistol, shooting one round into the wall, one at the post holding the change machine, at least eight at the change machine.”