Officer Shoots Man In Chest At Third and Yesler

We don’t have many details yet, but we’re hearing that a man has been wounded in a shooting at 3rd and Yesler.

Police have called for a blood run and a hospital guard. Metro buses in the area are being rerouted.

More details as we get them.

UPDATE: It appears the victim—who is in his late 30s—sustained a gunshot wound to the upper chest.

Update x2 @ 10:29: We’re told this is an officer-involved shooting.

It appears officers were not injured in the incident.


Thanks to Silver