SEATTLE - A man died after he was shot in the chest overnight in Seattle's Central District neighborhood.

Seattle Police responded to 911 reports around 2:35 a.m. of shots fired along the 2200 block of East Union Street. When officers arrived they found a man shot in the chest lying on the sidewalk.The 24-year-old victim was taken to harborview medical center and later died of his injuries.

A woman told officers she found the man and called 911. She did not say what may have lead up to the shooting.

Investigators collected several shell casings at the scene.If you have any information on the shooting you are asked to contact Seattle Police.

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