Friday, June 6, 2014

One killed, three injured in Seattle Pacific University shooting

Aaron R. Ybarra was is in custody after shooting at Seattle Pacific University campus that left one person dead and three others are injured on Thursday, according to Seattle police. 

The man entered into the building with opened fire and shoot the students before he tackled by a student security guard, Seattle police said. During press conference the shooter confronted and subdued by a student guard, as he reloaded his shotgun.

A wounded man found dead at Harborview Medical Centre about 90 minutes after the 3:30 p.m. PT shootings at Seattle Pacific University, one woman 22 year old is in surgery with critically wounded, while the other Two men, one 24 and the other 22, are under a satisfactory condition, the hospital said. 

Police believes that Ybarra is not a student of university but did not disclose a motive. Seattle police arrested the one person and investigation will be carry on further. Police also found knife and additional ammunition with shotgun from 26-year-old man. 

"The actions of the subject in this case do not define Seattle Pacific University nor the city of Seattle," McDonagh said.

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