MANATEE -- Deputies with the Manatee County Sheriff's Office are searching for a man who shot into another car near Interstate 75 and University Parkway on Friday afternoon.
According to a report, the 61-year-old victim was traveling behind a dark blue Lexus driven by an unknown man in his 20s with dreadlocks. Deputies said the driver of the Lexus repeatedly pressed its brakes and stopped in the roadway and became angry when the victim honked his horn.
According to deputies, the victim passed the Lexus as they were entering I-75 and suspect then accelerated and pulled beside the victim's vehicle. The suspect then fired one shot into the victim's windshield which left the side window.
According to a report, the victim called the Florida Highway Patrol and followed the vehicle until he lost it in Ellenton. A short time later, FHP officers found the vehicle in an apartment complex in Ellenton. The suspect has not been found yet.
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Anyone with information should call the Manatee County Sheriff's Office at 941-747-3011 or CrimeStoppers at 866-634-TIPS.