UW Alert Blog

August 30, 2022

UW Alert Seattle

UPDATED at 9:35 a.m. Tuesday: The reports of shots fired early Tuesday morning in the area of 18th Ave. NE and NE 50th Street may have come from a cap gun after two men were heard arguing in an alley. Shortly after the reported loud bang, both men were seen walking away from the area in different directions. Officers were unable to find either person when they arrived, and there were no spent casings or other evidence found at the scene.

ORIGINAL POST: Re: shots fired at NE 47th and 18th Ave NE. Shooter and victim not found. Scene secured. Info: alert.uw.edu [sent 5:42 Tuesday]