File photo

Man, 21, in critical condition after shooting near Federal Way apartments

Officers have not yet located any suspects.

A 21-year-old man is in critical condition after a shooting near a Federal Way apartment complex on Thursday night.

A about 7:10 p.m. Oct. 21, Federal Way officers responded to a shooting at the Uptown Square Apartments near the 1000 block of S. 320th Street, said Cmdr. Casey Jones of Federal Way Police.

When they arrived, officers found evidence of the shooting and learned a car with the 21-year-old injured man left the scene after the shooting. He was driven to the emergency clinic near Dash Point Road and Pacific Highway, Jones said.

Officers then responded to the clinic and found the man in critical condition with gunshot wounds, Jones said. The man was transported to Harborview Medical Center.

Officers processed the crime scene Thursday night, and are working to locate witnesses and identify potential suspects.

Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in News

Police lights
1 man fatally shot near Federal Way Crossings

Federal Way Police are investigating; no suspect information yet.

File photo
Survey data suggests how the pandemic has changed attitudes toward housing in King County

More than half of King County survey participants say they will move in the next five years.

King County weather: Dec. 9-13

Here’s the King County area weather forecast for Dec. 9-13, 2021. Thursday… Continue reading

File photo
Subway employee pepper sprayed, robbed | Police blotter

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log Dec. 1-7.

Redmond’s Silver Cloud Inn, purchased by county to become permanent supportive housing for the chronically homeless (photo credit: Cameron Sheppard)
King County Council approves plan for future of housing-first approach to homelessness

The plan will govern expenditures of Health through Housing dollars from 2022 to 2028.

Teen sons of Federal Way man fatally shot at bus stop were shot 2 days earlier

Three shootings in four days near same Kent location lead to one dead, five injured.

Judge's gavel
Self-proclaimed gang member sentenced for drug charges, violent carjackings

The 26-year-old man was arrested in January 2019.

Jingle Bell Brunch tradition returns in Federal Way

The holiday breakfast event included visits with Santa Claus, a hot cocoa station and more.

Tacoma woman killed in four-vehicle I-5 crash near Federal Way

Kent man arrested for investigation of vehicular homicide in early Saturday collision

Most Read