At 2:10 p.m. today, officers were dispatched to a report of someone shot inside of an apartment in the 7700 block of Timber Hill Dr. Witnesses on scene told officers that there was an altercation that led to a shooting, leaving a male in critical condition. The suspect then fled the location prior to police arrival.
Officers conducted a search for the suspect, but at this point, he has not been located.
Everett Fire Department medics responded to the location and transported the victim to Providence Regional Medical Center where he remains in critical condition.
Major Crimes detectives are still investigating the relationship between the victim and suspect and the events leading up to the shooting. The victim was a male in his 30s.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Everett Police Department TIP LINE at (425) 257-8450 or Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound at 1-800-222-TIPS.
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