Multiple Injuries following Shooting at Seattle College

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

KIRO-TV in Seattle reports at least six people were shot Thursday at Seattle Pacific University in Seattle and police have at least one person in custody.

The conditions of the victims remains unknown.

The station reports one person is in custody, but said initially police said two people were in custody.

The shooting happened about 3:30 p.m. in Otto Miller Hall, 3rd Avenue West and West Nickerson Street. The campus was on lockdown and traffic around the school was blocked.

Local media, citing police reports, say they are looking for a white man with a long-sleeved blue shirt with long vertical stripes. Police said he's armed with a handgun.

About 4,000 students attend the Christian university about 10 minutes from downtown Seattle.


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