Domestic Violence Homicide on Beacon Hill

On August 3rd at approximately 2:50 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of shots fired in the 1400 block of South Hinds Street.  A witness stated that they heard shots fired and then observed a male lying in the roadway.  The man had been shot in the head and torso.  A female was seen kneeling over the man before she jumped into the passenger seat of a waiting car, described as a dark colored Honda or Toyota.    The car was last seen headed westbound on South Spokane Street toward Interstate 5. 

Officers and Seattle Fire Department personnel arrived at the scene where the adult male victim was found dead.   Homicide detectives responded to the scene and are actively investigating.  Police received information later that the suspect was involved in a domestic relationship with the victim.   The suspect is known to police and we are actively looking for her.  We encourage the suspect to contact police and turn herself in.  She is considered armed and dangerous.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call 911 or Seattle Police immediately and refer to this incident.