BREAKING: Man shot outside of Lynnwood gas station

LYNNWOOD, Wash. – A man was shot outside of a Lynnwood gas station around noon, Monday, May 16. A suspect has been arrested and the victim has been taken to a nearby hospital in undisclosed condition.

Deputies responded to a call around 11:40 a.m. to a shooting at the Arco gas station at 1515 164th St SW. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office told the Lynnwood Times deputies located the suspect’s vehicle but he fled on foot.

The suspect was later found around a residence, with the help of K-9 unit Knox and his handler. He was arrested without incident around 12:20 p.m. He had no outstanding warrants.

Both suspect and victim were adult males and are believed to have known each other, the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office told the Lynnwood Times.

This is an active investigation. Please check back for further updates.

Kienan Briscoe

Kienan Briscoe is a 9-time award winning journalist who has worked for a variety of publications including Pulitzer Prize-finalist Puget Sound Business Journal, Sound Publishing, Game Rant, and the University of Washington's newsroom. Before making the leap to news reporting he worked as a freelance writer in New York City. He holds a degree in Journalism from Arizona State University. Journalism, to him, is one of the most important tools for informing the public and holding governments accountable to the people. When he is not reporting he enjoys writing fiction and poetry (author of three novels), playing guitar, reading classic literature, and getting outdoors.

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