A young man was shot multiple times and suffered life threatening injuries at the scene according to people near the scene on Alki Beach at 61st and Alki Ave SW Tuesdsay night. Earlier reports that he had died at the scene were inaccurate.
The area was cordoned off by police as the investigation into the incident began.
Traffic was stopped in the area.
According to scanner traffic the suspect was believed to be driving a grey 2000 Mercury Marquis License number AZH9846. The vehicle was described by police on scanner as a "low rider" style vehicle. Last seen going across West Seattle Bridge eastbound around 9:15pm