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Officers Arrest Suspect Following Pioneer Square Homicide

Officers arrested a man after he shot and killed a man in the Pioneer Square neighborhood at 1:25 am Wednesday.

Officers in the area of Occidental Avenue South and South Washington Street witnessed a shooting as they were patrolling the area early Wednesday morning. Officers chased the suspect and took the man into custody without further incident.

Despite officers and medics providing medical aid, the victim later died from his injuries.

Detectives are now interviewing the suspect and attempting to determine what led up to the shooting.

This remains an active scene and details may change as the investigation continues.

If you have any additional information in this case please call the tip line at (206) 233-5000.