5 dead after shooting near Seattle

5 dead after shooting near Seattle

Five people were killed in a shooting late Sunday at an apartment complex in Federal Way, Wash., about 20 miles south of Seattle, the Associated Press reported Monday, citing local police.

Police officers arriving on the scene shot a suspect, who has died.

According to the AP, the officers responded to an emergency call around 9:30 p.m. PT Sunday where they found two injured men on the ground in the parking lot of the apartment complex.

“When we arrived, there was a lot of gunfire already being fired,” said Federal Way police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock.

As police moved in to assist the injured men, one of them reached for a gun, Schrock said, the AP reported. Police then opened fire, she said.

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