Christopher Maher, Alice Echo-News Journal

The Alice Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred on Peter Street last night.

According to Alice Police Department reports, officers were called to a home in the 300 block of Peter Street shortly after 8 p.m. Monday in reference to a shooting.

A witness at the scene reported seeing a black, four-door passenger vehicle with chrome rims traveling east bound on Fourth Street at the intersection of Peter Street.

The witness reported seeing an arm extend out of a passenger window in the vehicle and heard three gunshots.

Three 12-gauge shotgun shells were recovered from the scene, and a window into a child's bedroom was damaged, according to reports.

The Alice Police Department is investigating the matter as a possible gang-related shooting, officials said Tuesday.