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Detectives Investigating Friday Night Rainier Valley Homicide

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the Rainier Valley neighborhood Friday evening.

A person driving in the 4500 block of South Othello Street called 911 just before 7 PM to report he had been involved in a multi-car crash. The caller exited their vehicle to check on one of the other involved drivers and found that he had been shot.

Seattle Fire Department Medics arrived moments later and took the gunshot victim to Harborview Medical where he later died.

Detectives are still attempting to locate the initial shooting scene and need your help. If you have any info in this case please call the tip line at 206-233-5000.