Police: Man fires at woman before fatally shooting himself

Police: Man fires at woman before fatally shooting himself

SEATTLE — Seattle police are investigating after a man tried to shoot a woman before fatally shooting himself on Tuesday afternoon at a housing services facility in the Central District.

According to investigators, at about 1:15 p.m., the man met with the woman in a courtyard of a building in the 100 block of 23rd Avenue and threatened her.

Police said he pulled out a gun and fired at her, but she got away without any injuries.

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Investigators said the man then shot himself.

When officers arrived, they found the man, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation remains ongoing.