Juvenile arrested in Auburn shooting death of teen

Auburn police investigate a fatal shooting on Friday, Oct, 7, 2016. KOMO News file photo

AUBURN, Wash. -- Auburn police have made an arrest in the shooting death Friday of a 17-year-old.

Police describe the suspect only as a male juvenile. Police say the pistol that was likely used in the shooting has also been found.

The 17-year-old was killed in what police say may have been a gang-related shooting Friday morning. A shooter approached the victim as he sat in his car on 25th Street Southeast and fired several times.

The suspect is being booked into juvenile detention.

Police are still seeking more information and ask you to call 253-288-7403 if can help the investigation.

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