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November 27, 2013 at 5:33 AM

Man fatally shot in White Center early this morning

 

King County Sheriff staff are seen near the intersection of 3rd Avenue SW and SW 108th Street in White Center where a person was fatally shot in the early morning hours on Wednesday, November 27, 2013. (Photo by John Lok / The Seattle Times)

Members of the King County Sheriff’s Office are seen near the intersection of 3rd Avenue Southwest and Southwest 108th Street in White Center where a person was fatally shot early Wednesday morning. (Photo by John Lok / The Seattle Times)

 

UPDATE: 10:05 a.m. | (Associated Press) Deputies are looking for two teens witnesses saw running away in the residential neighborhood. A police dog was unable to track them down.

The motive in the shooting is unclear, but King County Sheriff Deputy Charlie Akers says the victim still had his wallet and cell phone, so it doesn’t appear to be a robbery.

UPDATE 8:20 a.m.|  King County Sheriff Deputy Charlie Akers said the fatal shooting occurred in the 200 block sw 108th Street.

Deputies performed CPR on the victim, but medics,  arriving after the officers, pronounced the victim dead at the scene, Akers said.

Detectives from the sheriff’s office major crimes unit are investigating. 

Previous Post:| (Associated Press)  A 23-year-old man was fatally shot about 2:15 a.m. Wednesday in White Center in south Seattle, according to King County sheriff’s deputies.

Deputies are looking for two teens suspected in the shooting

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