A man was shot at about 3 a.m. this morning (Monday, April 3rd) in Belltown, near Battery Street in the 2400 block of 1st Avenue. Witnesses heard a single shot, then reported seeing a male victim run north on 1st Avenue and two other men were seen fleeing the scene.
Seattle Police responded to the scene, and found a 40-year-old man injured with a gunshot wound to the stomach. Police performed first aid until the medics arrived and transported the man to Harborview Medical Center. The victim had life-threatening injuries from the wound.
Police continue to look for the gunman and suspect(s) connected with this shooting, since they were unable to locate the suspects after an extensive search.
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