Shooting in Auburn leaves man in critical condition

A shooting in Auburn on June 2 left a 42-year-old man hospitalized in critical condition.

According to the Auburn Police Department, police responded at approximately 6:39 p.m. to a shooting in the 2500 block of I Street Northeast after multiple 911 calls reported multiple gunshots following an altercation.

At the scene, officers discovered a man with at least one gunshot wound. According to the department, officers provided medical aid to the man prior to the arrival of King County Medic One, with first responders transporting the man to Harborview Medical Center in critical condition.

On June 4, Auburn police arrested a 63-year-old man in connection to the June 2 shooting.

The department’s public information log listed five shell casings as evidence in the incident.

According to an email from Kolby Crossley, a spokesperson for the department, as of June 3, the victim remains in critical condition, having suffered three gunshot wounds. Police have not been able to speak to the victim as a result of the victim being intubated.