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Man shot, injured at Kent apartment complex

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Oct. 17, 2012 at 6:09 am with No Comments »
October 17, 2012 6:09 am

A 19-year-old Kent man was injured shot and injured Tuesday night and police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the gunman.

The incident occurred about 8:40 p.m. at the Waterford apartments, 23400 61st Avenue South.

Officers were called to the scene by several neighbors who reported hearing gunshots. They found the victim lying on the ground with a single gunshot wound to the torso. Witnesses saw several people fleeing the scene.

“We have a number of people that we’re questioning at this time,” Assistant Police Chief Pat Lowery said.

A canine search did not turn up any suspects. The victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at 253-856-5808.

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