Detectives are attempting to identify a person of interest in a shooting that occurred at 5th Avenue and Olive Way on April 6th. Through their investigation, detectives have learned that the victim may have been involved in an argument or altercation with another person just prior to being shot.
Witnesses have described that person as a light-skinned black male with a short curly afro, unshaven, in his early twenties about 5-11 to 6 feet tall and “skinny.” He was reportedly wearing a red sweatshirt and jeans. Witnesses also described a distinct marking above his right eye.
Anyone with information on this person is asked to contact the Seattle Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (206) 684-5550 or the Homicide Tip Line at (206) 233-5000.