Detectives Investigating Early Morning Capitol Hill Homicide

Homicide detectives are investigating following the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old man early Sunday morning at 10th Avenue East and East Pike Street.

Shortly after 1:00 AM, Seattle Police responded to reports of a shooting at that location. Upon arrival, officers located the male victim and began life-saving measures until the Seattle Fire Department took over primary care. The victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center but later succumbed to his injuries.

Homicide detectives and CSI responded to the scene and began their investigation. This remains an active and on-going investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Seattle Police Department’s Violent Crimes tip line at (206) 233-5000.