Police searching for ex-boyfriend suspected of shooting woman in leg

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Police are searching for a man suspected of shooting a woman in the leg at a motel here.

The shooting happened at Federal Way Motel in the 29800 block of Pacific Highway South around 11:30 p.m. Saturday.

The woman suffered a single gunshot would to her calf, officers say. The woman, from Spokane, was transported to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

A preliminary investigation indicates that the shooting was a domestic violence assault and that the suspect was the woman's ex-boyfriend, police say.

Anyone with information is asked to call Federal Way Police at 253-835-2121, or submit an anonymous tip here.

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