The Herald of Everett, Washington
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up  Green editions icon Green editions


HeraldNet Headlines
HeraldNet Newsletter Delivered to your inbox each week.

Published: Sunday, July 21, 2013, 1:43 p.m.

Witnesses sought in Everett woman's shooting Saturday morning

EVERETT -- Police are investigating the shooting of an Everett woman early Saturday morning.
Everett Police Department's major crimes unit is seeking witnesses to the shooting, which sent an Everett woman, 56, to the hospital with gunshot wounds.
Police were called to the 2200 block of Fulton Street about 3:10 a.m. Saturday, said Police Lt. Robert Goetz in a statement from the department.
When they arrived they found the woman conscious and alert with what appeared to be three gunshot wounds. She told officers she was lying on her couch when she heard what she thought were fireworks outside. When she got up to look, she discovered that she had been shot, Goetz said.
The woman was treated by Everett Fire Department personnel before being taken to the Colby campus of Providence Everett Medical Center. Her condition Sunday was unknown, but it was believed her injuries were not life-threatening, Goetz said.
Since the shooting, investigators have talked with several people about the incident. No cause for any arrest has been established. Officers found several bullet holes in the home, however police do not know how many rounds were fired.
No one else was known to have been injured in the shooting.
People who have information about the shooting are asked to call 911 or the Everett Police Department tip line at 425-257-8450.

View Larger Map
Story tags » EverettPoliceAssault

Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus
digital subscription promo

Subscribe now

Unlimited digital access starting at 99 cents, or included with any print subscription.


HeraldNet highlights

Snackable smelt
Snackable smelt: For a Northwest treat, fry up a batch of these small fish
Cheap labor — too cheap
Cheap labor — too cheap: Herald editorial: Young athletes should be paid their due
'We look like world champions'
'We look like world champions': M's Cano likes look of team, but knows they must 'prove it'
Hard-hitting girls
Hard-hitting girls: Bruises are badges of honor for Washington Wild hockey team