Officer fires gun in south Seattle shootout



SEATTLE (AP) — Police say an officer on patrol in south Seattle witnessed a shootout between two men just before midnight Tuesday after they left a lounge.

Police say the officer fired on both suspects. One fled. One was taken into custody. Police have recovered two handguns.

The officer is not hurt.

A witness told KIRO-TV he heard at least seven shots.


Information from: KIRO-TV, htt