Detectives Investigating Sunday Night Shooting in South Park

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot following an argument Sunday evening in the South Park Neighborhood.

Police began receiving reports around 10:30 PM of shots fired in the 500 block of South Donovan Street.

When officers arrived they found a 31-year-old man, with gunshot wounds to the arm and buttocks, lying on the sidewalk. Seattle Fire Department Medics transported the victim to Harborview Medical Center where he is currently receiving treatment.

Detectives spoke with witnesses who said the victim had been involved in an argument with a man just prior to the shooting. Witnesses said the suspect fled the area on foot. They described the suspect as a five foot six inch, 160 pound, Hispanic male. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect.

If you have any information in this case please call the SPD Violent Crimes tip line at 206-233-5000