KGMI News reporting
By Alex Gray
The Whatcom County Sheriff’s office is releasing the identity of the woman killed in Ferndale Sunday by a stray bullet.
23-year-old Alyssa Smith died yesterday morning after she was shot at a family gathering.
Five people were target shooting along the NooksackRiver bank and several stray bullets travelled half a mile away striking Smith and a house on Gadwa Road.
No one else was injured.
Authorities are still investigating.
Two men were arrested at the time for unlawful possession of a firearm.