• Man injured in Capitol Hill attack


    SEATTLE - Police are looking for a man and other people involved in a Capitol Hill attack early Sunday morning that left a 22-year-old man injured.

    After 2 a.m., a group of people were in the 700 block of East Pike Street when an unknown man approached them.

    According to police, the man made racial slurs at a man in the group and started assaulting him.

    The victim was knocked to the ground and other people started kicking him, police said. It is unknown if the other people were acquainted with the man who started assaulting the victim.

    The victim got away from the suspects and walked to the 1600 block of Broadway, where officers found him and his friends.

    The man was bleeding and had facial and head injuries. He was taken to the hospital to be treated for his injuries.

    Police searched the area for the suspects but did not find them.

    Authorities described the assailant as Hispanic, in his 20s, 5 feet 7 inches tall and medium build. He was wearing a purple and blue button up shirt and dark pants.

    Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call 911. 

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