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Homicide investigation in Central District

On September 22nd, at approximately 6:36 am, Seattle Police responded to a disturbance at 26th Avenue and East Jefferson Street. Officers arrived and located an adult male lying in the street with a significant head injury.  Officers administered first aid and called for Seattle Fire to respond.  SFD Medics transported the victim to Harborview Medical Center, where he succumbed to his wound. 

Homicide and CSI detectives responded to the scene and have begun their investigation.  This is preliminary information and subject to change.  Any additional information or updates to this investigation will be posted to the Blotter.