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Male Shot in the Chinatown-International District

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Chinatown-International District Friday night.

At 11:19 p.m., officers responded to a report of a male shot near the intersection of 6th Avenue South and South Jackson Street. Officers arrived and located an adult male with a gunshot wound to the leg. Aid was provided at the scene and the man was transported to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers learned the victim was walking down the street when a vehicle drove by and began firing at him. The suspects and vehicle are still outstanding.

Police are working to determine what led up to the assault. If anyone has information regarding this investigation, please call the SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at (206) 233-5000.