Man Injured In Yesler Terrace Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was wounded Monday morning inside an encampment near the Yesler Terrace neighborhood.

Witnesses began calling 911 after hearing shots fired in the 800 block of Yesler Way at 8:30 AM Monday. Officers quickly arrived and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds.

Seattle Fire Department Medics transported the 39-year-old victim to Harborview with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police spoke with residents of the camp where the victim was located but were unable to find anyone willing to provide information to investigators. Detectives with the Gun Violence Reduction Unit are now investigating and asking anyone with information to please call the tip line at 206-233-5000