A 26-year-old man was shot and killed late Sunday on a light-rail train in downtown Seattle, marking the latest in a spike of transit-related violence.

Officers responded to the shooting report at University Street Station, where the man was found injured, shortly after 11:30 p.m., according to Seattle police. Officers tried to save him, but he died at the scene.

Police said detectives haven’t identified a suspect who fled shortly after the shooting, which occurred as the train was traveling between the Pioneer Square and University Street stations.



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