Two men are recovering at Harborview Medical Center from injuries sustained Friday evening in a shooting in Seattle's Columbia City neighborhood. Seattle police say the incident occurred at about 5:35 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Way South and South Edmonds Street. The victims were in a vehicle heading south when they were shot at... VIEW
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