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Shooting at Seattle protest site kills one

DPA
SEATTLE
One person was killed and another was wounded early on Monday morning when they were shot in the protest area known as CHOP, in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighbourhood.
Seattle police tweeted that the shooting happened near 12th Avenue and Pike Street.
Two people were brought to Harborview Medical Center with gunshot wounds, with one arriving in a private vehicle around 3:15 am and the other brought in by Seattle Fire Department medics about 15 minutes later, according to an email from Harborview Medical Center spokesperson Susan Gregg.
As of 5:40 am, one patient had died and the other was in critical condition, according to Gregg, who said both patients were male.
Varying details of the shooting were posted to social media on Monday morning. One person tweeted that “two guys” in a white SUV showed up and opened fire on the protest area before being “MURKED” by security on the ground.
Seattle police were at the scene on Monday morning but did not immediately provide any additional information.