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Woman Shot in Leg Near Pioneer Square

Police are investigating after a 60-year-old woman was shot in the leg Thursday afternoon near Pioneer Square.

At 2:50 PM, police received a report of a shooting near 3rd and Yesler and arrived to find the victim lying next to a fountain. 

Officers applied tourniquets to the woman’s wounds and Seattle Fire medics transported her to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

A witness told officers three men had been arguing in the park prior to the shooting.

If you have any information about this incident, please call the SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at 206-233-5000.