Multiple Victims in Seattle Pacific University Shooting

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M ultiple people were left wounded after a
shooting this afternoon at Seattle Pacific
University. The Seattle Police Department
warned that they are dealing with
conflicting reports , but confirmed at least
three people were injured. Update: At least
one victim was pronounced dead at a
Seattle hospital.
Other news outlets are reporting as many
as six victims were hospitalized.
Although there were reports that two
people were arrested, police now say they
only have one suspect in custody.
According to the AP , police say they have
stopped searching for a second gunman,
who was described as a white male
wearing a long-sleeved blue shirt.
According to KIRO 7, the suspect’s car
was registered to the parent of a Seattle
Pacific University student.
Students told reporters they initially
thought the gunshots were a science
experiment until the school went into
Update 8:30 pm: Doctors say one of the
shooting victims who came to the hospital
in critical condition was pronounced dead
after his arrival.
A lone gunman reportedly armed with a
shotgun entered a Seattle Pacific
University physics building on Thursday
afternoon, shot four victims, and began
reloading .
According to King 5 News reporter
Heather Graff, a student working behind
the security desk was able to tackle and
disarm the shooter.
KOMO News reports the other victims are
still being treated:
A 20-year-old woman is in serious
condition while another man was in
satisfactory condition with minor
injuries, hospital officials said. A
fourth person who was not wounded
but traumatized by the incident was
also taken to Harborview.

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