18-year old man killed in shooting at Tukwila apartment complex


An 18-year old man was killed after a shooting at a Tukwila apartment complex parking lot Sunday night, Aug. 14.

Police say that two men were in a car in the parking lot of the complex – located at 3445 S. 144th Street (map below) – when they were shot.

The young man died at the scene.

The other victim is a 24-year old man who was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with serious injuries. Police said that he is expected to survive.

Police add that the shooter escaped on foot and is still at large. Officials said that the shooting suspect likely knew the victims he shot.

Tukwila Police used a drone during their investigation, and during their search, a car plowed through, attempting to ram the crowd. No one was injured.

Here are photos from the scene courtesy Aaron Wells:

Tukwila Police responded to a double shooting at an apartment complex located at 3445 S. 144th St., Tukwila, WA 98168. One victim was transported by paramedics.

Tukwila Police responded to a double shooting at an apartment complex located at 3445 S. 144th St., Tukwila, WA 98168. One victim was transported by paramedics.

Tukwila Police responded to a double shooting at an apartment complex located at 3445 S. 144th St., Tukwila, WA 98168. One victim was transported by paramedics.

Tukwila Police responded to a double shooting at an apartment complex located at 3445 S. 144th St., Tukwila, WA 98168. One victim was transported by paramedics.

Tukwila Police responded to a double shooting at an apartment complex located at 3445 S. 144th St., Tukwila, WA 98168. One victim was transported by paramedics.


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