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One to hospital, suspect quickly in custody in First Hill shooting — UPDATE

One person was reported shot and a suspect was in custody after gunfire at a First Hill apartment building Wednesday night.

Police were called to the building at 1000 8th Ave around 7:19 PM to the reported shooting and reported a suspect in custody only minutes later according to East Precinct radio updates. The address is listed as the The Mill at First Hill apartment building.

Seattle Fire was called to the scene to treat one person with a reported gunshot wound injury to the head. The victim was taken by SFD to Harborview.

UPDATE 3/23/23 8:40 AM: Police say a woman in her 40s was shot in the head in the incident but her injuries were not life-threatening.

SPD says a 36-year-old woman was taken into custody. “Police served a search warrant on the suspect’s apartment and recovered two handguns,” SPD reports. “Police learned the suspect was legally prohibited from possessing a firearm.”


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