REDMOND, Wash. - Police have arrested the suspect involved in the recent shooting of a 31-year-old male in Downtown Redmond.
Thanks to excellent descriptions of the car and driver provided to police, an officer recognized the suspect's vehicle yesterday just after 5 p.m. The officer spotted the car at Redmond Way and Cleveland Ave, just blocks from where the shooting occurred Sunday night.
Officers detained the two subjects in the car for questioning, and investigators quickly learned the 22-year-old driver was the suspected shooter.
The victim was shot around 8 p.m. on Sunday at the corner of Cleveland St. and 164th Ave NE after the two men had a short verbal altercation. The shooter then drove off and the victim was taken to a local hospital. The victim suffered significant injuries and is still being treated.
RPD would like to thank all the community members who shared photos and details with us while police investigated the crime. Anyone with tips or video of the incident is encouraged to continue to send them to firstname.lastname@example.org or submit anonymously here on our online Crime Tip Form. The suspect is in custody and charges are pending.
Media contact: RPD Public Information Officer Andrea Wolf-Buck, 425-440-1316, email@example.com
RPD Case #20-010317