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Cypress Police Department
Monday May 6th, 2019 :: 06:13 p.m. PDT


Assault with a Deadly Weapon

On Sunday May 5, 2019, at 8:43 P.M., Cypress Police Department Officers responded to a call of an assault with a deadly weapon in the area of Lincoln Avenue and Denni Street. The victims stated a male Black or Hispanic wearing a dark shirt and dark pants shot into their vehicle following a road rage incident. Several bullets were fired into the vehicle, striking one passenger with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect was last seen as a passenger in a dark mid-sized newer SUV fleeing eastbound Lincoln.

This investigation is being investigated by Cypress Police Detectives. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Cypress Police Department Criminal Investigation Bureau at (714) 229-6631, or Orange County Crime Stoppers at 1-855-TIP-OCCS.

The Cypress Police Department strives to provide prompt and accurate information to the public via a multitude of media outlets. Any media inquiries can be directed to Sergeant Scott Ausmus at (714) 229-6624 or via email at

Cypress Police Department
5275 Orange Ave
Cypress, CA 90630

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 714-229-6600

Scott Ausmus

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