One person killed in shooting in Kent, WA
July 11, 2018
(KENT, WA.) – Authorities say one person was killed as the result of a “double shooting” in the parking lot of a Kent strip mall.
The incident took place late Tuesday night at The Marketplace mall located at 12922 SE Kent-Kangley Road at Lake Meridian, according to a report by KCPQ-TV Seattle.
The TV station report said a man and woman were both injured. Details of the incident were not immediately available.
Early Wednesday morning the Seattle Times reported that the shooting involved a man and woman who “were fired upon” while sitting in a car at a parking lot at 12990 S.E. Kent Kangley Road about 10:45 pm Sunday night.
The report says the woman died at the scene and the man was badly injured and rushed to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. According to the story, police said a suspect remains at large and that the shooting does not appear to be a “random incident.”