Shooting in Seattle Homeless Encampment Leaves 2 Dead, 3 Injured (UPDATED)


Police responded Tuesday night to an active shooter situation at a South Seattle homeless encampment known as The Jungle where multiple victims were mortally wounded, according to local station KIRO7.

KIRO7 reports that this is the largest crime scene at a shooting in Seattle since May 30, 2012 — the Cafe Racer shooting.

UPDATE — 5:42 a.m. ET: Reports are now indicated that two people have died, with another three injured:

This story is breaking and will be updated.

[image via KIRO7 reporter Gary Horcher]

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