Man shot, killed in Tukwila Wednesday morning


On Wednesday morning (Aug. 1), Tukwila Police responded to reports of a shooting in the 3400 block of S. 146th Street, where a 22-year old man was shot and killed.

Upon arrival, officers located a 22-year old male victim who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.

Officers and firefighters with the Tukwila Fire Department immediately began attempting lifesaving efforts which were unsuccessful due to the nature of the victim’s injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A female associated with the male victim was also struck by gunfire in the leg. She was transported by ambulance to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA. Her condition is unknown at this time.

The shooting is not believed to be random. Detectives with the Major Crimes Unit (MCU) are investigating the shooting. No arrests have been made at this time.

This is an active and ongoing investigation. More details will be released as they become available.


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