- Associated Press - Wednesday, January 1, 2020

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle police officers chased and arrested a suspect after they saw him shoot another man in Pioneer Square.

KOMO-TV reports the officers were patrolling in the area of Occidental Avenue South and South Washington Street at about 1:25 a.m. when they witnessed the shooting, said Detective Patrick Michaud of the Seattle police. The suspect fled on foot.

Officers chased after the suspect and took him into custody without further incident.

Medics rushed the victim to Harborview Medical Center, where he later died due to the severity of his injuries. No other information was immediately available about the victim.

Detectives questioned the suspect in an attempt to determine what led up to the shooting, then booked him into the King County Jail, Michaud said.



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