SEATTLE, WA. (THECOUNT) — Multiple victims have been injured following a shooting Wednesday evening in downtown Seattle, police say.

The shooting happened near Third Avenue and Pine Street before 5 p.m.


Investigators said the suspect fled and police are searching for him, reports KIRO.

Officers and medics are providing first aid to those injured.


Geo quick facts: Seattle, a city on Puget Sound in the Pacific Northwest, is surrounded by water, mountains and evergreen forests, and contains thousands of acres of parkland. Washington State’s largest city, it’s home to a large tech industry, with Microsoft and Amazon headquartered in its metropolitan area. The futuristic Space Needle, a 1962 World’s Fair legacy, is its most iconic landmark – wikipedia.