A 25-year-old man was shot near Seattle’s Bitter Lake neighborhood Tuesday night, police said.
Officers responded to the corner of North 137th Street and Aurora Avenue North just before 8 p.m., according to the Seattle Police Department. The man was taken to Harborview Medical Center with a gunshot wound to his leg, an injury that isn’t considered to be life-threatening, police said.
Officers are searching for the suspects, who fled in a car, police said. According to witnesses, the victim was “in a disturbance” with several people just before the shooting, police said.
Gang-unit detectives have responded to the scene and are investigating the incident.