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April 19, 2014 at 9:33 AM

Man fatally shot in Central District

Update| 4:40 p.m.

A 24-year-old man was shot and killed early this morning in Seattle’s Central District.

Police responded to 911 calls at 2:35 a.m. reporting shots fired at the 2200 block of East Union Street. They found the the man lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the chest, and he was taken to Harborview Medical Center.

The Seattle Police Department said a woman “associated with the victim” called 911, but said she did not see the events that led to the shooting. The officers found shell casings near him and collected them for forensic analysis as part of the homicide investigation. But police said they have no suspect or description of a vehicle.

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