Police are investigating after a man was seriously injured
in a shooting the Lake City neighborhood early Wednesday.
Around 2:30 AM, police received a 911 report of gunfire and
someone yelling that they had been shot near the 13700 block of Lake City Way.
The victim reportedly got into a truck and drove away from the scene.
A short time later, officers found the victim lying on the sidewalk in the 12500 block of 33rd Avenue Northeast, bleeding from a gunshot wound. He was able to tell officers he was familiar with the suspects, but did not provide police with further information, saying he would resolve the dispute himself. Medics transported the man to Harborview Medical Center with serious injuries.
Police found blood inside the man’s truck, as well as at a
convenience store in the 3200 block of Northeast 145th Street.
If you have any information about this incident, please
contact the SPD Violent Crimes Tipline at 206-233-5000.