Homicide Detectives Investigating Late Night Brighton Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was found dead in the Brighton Neighborhood Sunday night.

A witness called 911 at 11:30 Sunday night to report a man in his 20’s who appeared to be injured at Rainier Ave S. and S. Garden St. Seattle Fire Department Medics arrived, found the man unconscious and immediately began CPR.   Medics were unable to revive the man and he was declared dead of a single gunshot wound at the scene .

Homicide detectives and Crime Scene Investigators are now canvassing the neighborhood for witnesses and evidence.  If you have any information in this case please call the Homicide/Assault tip line at (206)233-5000.