Man shot outside Hookah Bar

Disturbance outside Hookah Bar leaves one man shot. Just shortly after 4 a.m. this morning two adult men got into a verbal altercation outside a Hookah Bar at 12th and Main. The altercation escalated and one man was shot. According to Security, the two men may have been shooting at each other – those details are still sketchy and no one at the scene would provide officers with information.

Following the shooting, the victim was driven to Swedish Hospital via a friend. He was later transported to Harborview where he is currently under going surgery for his injuries. The man was struck in the abdomen and the buttocks. His condition is unknown at this time.

Officers recovered over 20 shell casings at the scene. The shooter is still on the loose.