RENTON, Wash. - One person is dead after a shooting in Renton Thursday morning.
Police received a call at 10:21 a.m. from a witness who saw a body lying in the street in the 1400 block of Harrington Avenue Southeast.
The caller told dispatchers that the man had a rifle and there were obvious injuries to his body and a large amount of blood present.
Officers arrived to find a dead man in the street. He was clutching a rifle.
Police said the injuries indicated the man suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The body has been turned over to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office where identification and the manner of death will be determined.