COPS BEING TARGETED: Seattle Police Officers Fired Upon in Drive-By Shooting

Seattle, WA | Police Officers responded to a DV call to the 4200 block of S Eddy around 2200 hours on New Year’s Eve.

While investigating the incident, Officers heard more shots outside of the residence. Multiple calls were coming through Dispatch to respond to the 4300 block and S Eddy.   Reportedly 15 shots had been shot in the area and additional Officers were dispatched to assist.

Exiting the residence, the Officers at the DV call walked out to the street where heard shooting found two vehicles barrelling down the street  towards them.  The second vehicle following the first was shooting at them.

Three Officers drew their weapons shooting directly at the suspect vehicle but the suspects fled the area.

Detectives from the Gang Unit, Force Investigation Team and CSI are working to try to locate them.

If you know whom was involved in this incident, do not approach them.  Call 9-1-1 or you can visit any Police Department and report what you know.

No Officers or citizens were reportedly injured.

The Officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave until the investigation has been completed, which is a normal procedure.

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