2 injured in shooting at Gene Coulon Park in Renton

2 injured in shooting at Gene Coulon Park in Renton
The roof of a police patrol car at night, with the blue and red lights flashing. (kali9)

RENTON, Wash. — Two people were shot at a Renton park Tuesday evening, police said.

Officers responded before 9:30 p.m. to a shooting in the north end of Gene Coulon Park.

When officers arrived, they found two people shot. The two were then taken to the hospital.

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One person had life-threatening injuries, and the other had non-life-threatening injuries and was later released from the hospital, police said.

Authorities said the two were at the park for a vigil, which was being held for a friend who died over the weekend.

The suspects drove away in a green Toyota 4Runner, investigators said.

Police said the shooting did not appear to be random.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 and reference Case No. 20-6961.

Police are continuing their investigation.