Man shot near Belltown bar

Shots rang out near the Twilight Martini Lounge just shortly after 2:00 a.m. this morning. Two security guards saw a disturbance in a parking lot, across the street from the bar and then heard multiple shots.

The security guards then saw a man (unknown description) running away from the scene. Officers arrived, secured the scene and canvassed the area for suspects. None were located.

The adult male victim was driven to Harborview Medical Center in a private vehicle. At the time of this posting, he was in surgery. He sustained gunshot wounds to the abdomen and hand. According to the Sergeant on scene, witnesses were uncooperative.

This is an active and on-going investigation and all the information available at this time.