Three people were killed and six others wounded in a shooting early Sunday morning at a south Seattle hookah lounge, authorities said.
City police did not immediately release any information about a possible suspect or suspects in the shootings in the Mount Baker neighborhood.
The agents went to the room around 4:30 a.m. after receiving several calls to the 911 emergency number, police said.
A 22-year-old man and a 33-year-old man died at the scene, and a 30-year-old woman died at Harborview Medical Center, authorities said. The names of the victims were not immediately released.
Of the six injured, a 23-year-old man was in critical condition and the other five were in satisfactory condition, police said. Their ages range from 21 to 38, according to authorities.
Police are still investigating the causes of the shooting. Five weapons were recovered at the scene, police said.
Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell said in a statement that while Seattle police “maintain a rapid and record-breaking rate of gun recovery — 869 as of July — there continue to be more illegal guns in the wrong hands that could be used to incite another tragedy.” how are you doing".
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