Man dead in Burien shooting, suspect in custody: officials

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BURIEN, Wash. — Authorities say a man was arrested after a deadly shooting Tuesday night in Burien.

The King County Sheriff’s Office says a 22-year-old man was shot and killed in the 12800 block of 1st Avenue SW.

A 23-year-old man was arrested a few blocks from the scene of the shooting and is considered a suspect, officials said. Investigators said they found a firearm nearby.

According to the sheriff’s office, the suspect and victim did not know each other and the motive for the shooting was unclear.

The medical examiner’s office will identify the victim.

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