Police investigating shooting in Olympia


OLYMPIA, Wash. - During a fight between two groups in downtown Olympia Tuesday night, one man shot another man before killing himself.

Police and firefighters were called to the scene near 5th Ave. SE and Jefferson St. SE around 10 p.m.

Firefighters said they found one man in the street with a gunshot wound. He was taken to Providence St. Peters Hospital in critical condition. According to the Olympia Police Department, investigators determined that was the man who turned the gun on himself after he shot another man, who is now being treated for non-life-threatening injuries at the hospital.

Police said they believe there are no suspects outstanding, and there is no further threat to the public. Investigators will remain on scene and release more information in the morning.

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