1 injured as man opens fire in downtown Olympia

      OLYMPIA, Wash. - One person was injured when a man opened fire during a dispute among several people Thursday night in downtown Olympia, police said.

      The incident began at about 11:30 p.m. when officers were dispatched to a report that a vehicle had just been broken into near the corner of 4th Avenue and Adams Street.

      As officers were arriving, they received a second report that multiple gunshots had been fired near the same location.

      Police located a man in his 30s armed with a handgun on Adams Street just south of 4th Avenue. The man had fired three rounds at several people he had gotten into a dispute with, and one of them had suffered two non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, police said.

      So far, there have been no arrests, and the shooting remains under investigation.

      Anyone with information is asked to call the Olympia police at 360-709-3865.

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