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January 22, 2012 at 10:54 AM

Man shot four times in West Seattle

Seattle Police have arrested a man they believe shot a  36-year-old man four times in West Seattle Saturday night.

Officers responded at 9:45 p.m. to reports of shots fired in the 6500 block of California Avenue Southwest, near Morgan Junction Park. The victim, who reportedly was shot four times in the chest, drove himself to a nursing home in the 4800 block of 35th Avenue Southwest, where police found him.

Patrol officers obtained an address for the suspected shooter, arrested him and booked into King County Jail for investigation of assault.

The victim remains in a local hospital with injuries that police describe as life-threatening. 

  

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