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Gunman Arrested in SODO After Shooting

Police arrested a 39-year-old Seattle man after he was carrying and firing a shotgun near 4th Ave South and South Lander Street.

The incident began shortly after 5 PM when multiple concerned residents called 911 to report a fight between several men at a near by gas station.

As the fight continued to escalate, the suspect grabbed a shotgun and fired it, striking a building. Officers arrived quickly and took the suspect into custody without incident.

Officers booked the man into King County Jail on charges of discharge of a firearm in public and the shotgun has been collected as evidence.