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Detectives Investigating Early Morning Homicide in Belltown

Homicide detectives are investigating following the shooting death of a 32-year-old man early this morning in the Belltown neighborhood.

On July 7th, just before 2:00 am, West Precinct officers responded to multiple calls of shots fired in the 2200 block of 1st Avenue.

Officers arrived and located the male victim down with gunshot wounds.  Officers performed CPR on the victim until they were relieved by Seattle Fire medics.

Despite the life-saving measures, the victim was pronounced deceased while being transported to the hospital.

Homicide and CSI detectives responded to begin their investigation. It is believed that the disturbance began in the bar and then spilled out on the street where the victim was shot.

 Anyone with information is asked to call the tip line at (206) 233-5000.