Police: two men shot in Renton while one was cleaning gun


RENTON, Wash. - Two men are hospitalized after being shot while one of them was cleaning a gun at Renton home Thursday night.

Police and fire were called to the home on SE 2nd St. just after 7:00 p.m. for reports of a double shooting.

They arrived to find a man in his 40's or 50's shot in the hip and another man in his 20's shot in the hand.

Police said both men are related and were injured while one of them was cleaning a pistol.

Both men were taken to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.

Firefighters said the older man was in critical condition, the other man has non-life threatening injuries.

Renton police are investigating.

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