• Suspects sought in fatal White Center shooting

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    WHITE CENTER, Wash. - King County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal Wednesday morning shooting in White Center.

    Police were called to the scene near Southwest 108th Street and Second Avenue Southwest about 2:15 a.m. where a man, who was wounded in the back, was lying in the road.

    Residents were alerted by a man who was banging on doors and yelling that someone had been shot.  Police said that man had been with the victim at the time of the shooting.

    The victim, a 23-year-old man, died at the scene.

    Two men, described as black teenagers, were seen fleeing the area.  One was 5 feet six inches tall wearing a red shirt and black pants. The other was 5 feet 8 inches tall wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

    Deputies set up a perimeter in the neighborhood and brought in a K-9 unit, but no suspects were found.

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