Homicide Detectives Investigating After Man Shot In The Central District

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was dropped off at a hospital with a gunshot wound Saturday night.

Witnesses called 911 at 10:25 PM Saturday after hearing multiple shots fired near 27 Ave. and E. Spring St.

Officers arrived and found multiple shell casings and bullet damaged houses and cars in the area.  Swedish Cherry Hill called 911  advising officers a man had been dropped off with a gunshot wound.  Doctors there  stabilized the victim before he was taken to Harborview Medical Center for further treatment.

Homicide/Assault detectives responded to the scene and are now investigating the case. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call 206-233-5000.