On 07-23-15 at about 02:54 hrs 911 received calls reporting multiple shots fired in the area of 8th Avenue and S. Weller St. Patrol officers responded immediately and located a victim with life threatening injuries.
Seattle Fire responded and transported the victim to Harbor View for treatment. It was later reported the victim did not survive their injuries. The Homicide Unit and CSI responded and took over the investigation.
Police do not believe the victim was the intended target of the shooting.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information related to this crime are asked to contact the SPD Homicide TIP line at 206-233-5000.