HOME INVASION ROBBERY IN EVERETT
Man shot and wounded
June 25, 2012
EVERETT, WA) -- Everett Police are investigating a reported home invasion robbery Sunday morning in which one man was shot and wounded.
Police say the incident occurred about 7:00 a.m. in the 2500 block of Walnut Street.
Officers were called to the scene after 9-1-1 calls came in about a man wandering around the neighborhood with a gunshot wound and calling out for help.
Piecing together what happened police discovered the man had been at his home with three other people when two robbers entered the residence and during the robbery the man was shot and ran outside to get help from neighbors.
The suspects fled the scene after the shooting. It is believed they left the area in a vehicle.
The man who was shot was taken to nearby hospital where he was treated for for non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Everett Police Department tip line at 425- 257-8450 or Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound at 1-800-222-TIPS.