Man shot in kneecap during iPhone robbery
SEATTLE -- Police are looking for the teenager who reportedly shot a man in the kneecap Tuesday afternoon in Rainier Beach while attempting to steal the man's iPhone.
According to the Seattle Police Department, the shooting took place around 12:15 p.m. near Renton Avenue South and South Ryan Street when the teen tried to steal the victim's phone and a struggle ensued.
The teen ran off after the shooting, but detectives are talking to a handful of witnesses in hopes of identifying him, according to police.
The victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.