Man Killed In Rainier Valley Drive-By

SPD Gang and Homicide detectives are investigating following a fatal New Year’s Eve drive-by shooting in the Rainier Valley.

A gunman in an SUV opened fire on another man at Rainier Avenue S. and S. Kenyon Street shortly before 8 PM, striking the victim in the chest. The suspects quickly sped away from the scene.

Police and Seattle Fire Department medics arrived at the scene and transported the victim to Harborview Medical Center, where he died from his injuries.

Gang unit detectives responded to Harborview bedore turning the case over to homicide detectives

If you have any information about the incident, please call (206) 233-5000 or 911.