Arlington Police were dispatched to the 300 block of North Olympic Avenue on November 29, 2022, at approximately 9:22 p.m. for a report of an assault involving several subjects. Officers initiated an investigation, interviewing witnesses and involved parties. Additional 911 calls reported a male in the street with a possible gunshot wound in the 500 block of North Macleod Avenue. Officers determined that the two incidents were directly related. Officers located a 30-year-old Edmonds man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Officers immediately began administering first aid, and the victim was subsequently transported to Providence Regional Medical Center in critical condition by North County Fire & EMS.
This appears to be an isolated incident with no immediate threat to the public. Currently, there are no suspects in custody.
This preliminary investigation will evolve as investigators interview witnesses, review physical and electronic records, and analyze forensic evidence. As a result, the department’s understanding of the facts and circumstances may change as additional evidence is collected and analyzed.
If anyone has information about this investigation, please contact the Arlington Police Department, referencing case number 2022-22903.