Detectives Investigating Early Morning Homicide in North Seattle

Police responded to the 8400 block of Aurora Avenue North at 12:34 AM Wednesday for reports of multiple shots fired. Officers arrived in the area and found a 59-year-old man sitting on a bench on the west side of the street with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Seattle Fire department Medics took the man to Harborview Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

Homicide detectives are now investigating and are asking anyone with information to please call the tip line at (206)233-5000.