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Detectives Investigating Saturday Night Gunfight in Capitol Hill

The Gun Violence Reduction Unit is investigating after reports of more than 40 shots being fired during a gun battle in Capitol Hill.

Witnesses began calling 911 at 2:30 AM Sunday to report multiple people were involved in a gun battle near the intersection of Pine Street and Melrose Avenue. Officers quickly arrived on the scene and saw multiple people fleeing the area on foot and in vehicles. Officers found almost 40 spent shell casings of various calibers, bullet damage to multiple vehicles and buildings, but no victims.

Detectives are now working with business owners in the area to recover surveillance video that may have captured the incident. If you have any information please contact the tip line at 206-233-5000.