Man Shot in Head in Rainier Beach

SPD gang units were called to the scene of a shooting near a South Seattle grocery store this evening.

Early reports indicate one man was shot in the head near Saar’s Market at Rainier and Henderson.

The victim was alert and conscious when police arrived. Witnesses told officers that a group of young men—described as three black males, one of whom was wearing a red sweatshirt—were responsible for the shooting.

We’ll post more as we get it.