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May 27, 2012 at 10:06 AM

Over 60 shots fired in 4 South Seattle drive-by shootings

More than 60 rounds were fired early Sunday in four drive-by shootings in South Seattle.

No one was injured, according to police, who say gang  members live in three of the targeted houses.

The first shooting occurred at approximately 1 a.m., police said, when a black vehicle with  two males inside drove by a house in the 4600 block of South Frontenac Street and fired at the residence.

Multiple family members were sleeping inside, but no one was hit. Officers found more than 20 bullet casings in the street.  Two members of the household are affiliated with street gangs, according to police, and the house at been shot at before.

Just after 3 a.m. police said more than 30 shots were fired at two households, one in the 4600 block of South Holden Street and the other in the 4800 block of Columbian Drive South. No one was hurt.

Gang members live at both residences, according to police, and gang-unit detectives are investigating both incidents.

At approximately 3:10 a.m. shots were fired into a house in the 4200 block of South Henderson Street. According to police, a woman in the house was looking out her bedroom window when someone fired into the house and she dropped to the floor. 

Officers reported that six bullets went through the bedroom window and five others were fired into another part of the house. No one was hurt.

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