Suspect arrested in Thursday morning shooting in West Seattle

According to Seattle Police Department, the suspect involved in Thursday morning’s shooting in West Seattle was found and arrested Friday. 

Authorities say the suspect is booked in King County Jail for investigation of assault, domestic violence kidnapping and threats. Officers identified and arrested the suspect while responding to a domestic violence call near SW Alaska St and 42nd Ave in West Seattle. Two handguns were recovered during the arrest.

Early Thursday morning, police responded to a shooting at the 2600 block of Southwest Andover in West Seattle.

Authorities say a 41-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound in the back of the leg, and was later taken to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect has not yet been identified, and information about what led up to the shooting remains unclear. 

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