Police on Tuesday morning arrested a suspect in a shooting at Seattle High School, in which a man was “fatally” injured.
Seattle Police Chief Adrian Diaz said during a briefing that officers opened fire inside Ingraham High School just before 10:00 a.m. Tuesday. Police found a man with gunshot wounds and provided assistance until medics arrived, police said.
He did not say whether the victim was a student or a staff member.
Police said the victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
Diaz confirmed that an unidentified suspect is in police custody.
Diaz said police are working to identify any witnesses and reunite the students with their families.
The investigation into the firing continues.