Agencies: Seattle Police Department Washington
Last updated: 7 months ago
The man suspected of shooting a Metro bus driver before being shot by police has died, Seattle police said this afternoon.
A law-enforcement source identified the gunman as Martin A. Duckworth, 31.
Police say Duckworth shot the Metro bus driver this morning in downtown Seattle during a confrontation. Duckworth was then shot by police after he boarded a second bus, Seattle police said.
The bus driver, 64, was shot around 8:45 a.m. while the Route 27 bus was at Third Avenue near University Street, but his injuries were not life-threatening, police said, and he has since been released from Harborview Medical Center.