EVERETT, WA – Major Crimes detectives are investigating a shooting that left one injured at Henry M Jackson Park.
Just after 1 p.m. on Monday, September 5th, officers were dispatched to reports of gunshots at Henry M Jackson Park (1700 State St).
When officers arrived on the scene, they located a male in his late teens with multiple gunshot wounds. Witnesses on scene informed officers that a male had fired multiple rounds at the victim and fled on foot prior to police arrival. Officers initiated a K9 track and utilized drones to search for the suspect, but the suspect has not been located at this point.
The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, where he remains stable.
Major Crimes detectives are continuing to investigate the incident and do not believe there is any ongoing threat to the community.
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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