Police Investigating South Seattle Shooting

A 49-year-old woman was injured in a shooting in South Seattle early Monday morning.

Around 1:45 AM, the victim and a man were in a vehicle, stopped at a stop sign at Rainier Avenue South and South Othello Street, when another vehicle pulled alongside them.

Two occupants of the second vehicle opened fire, striking the 49-year-old woman, and drove away. 

The 49-year-old woman’s male companion drove them to the 7200 block of Rainier Avenue South where they were met by officers. Medics transported the woman to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.

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