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Four people critically injured in two shootings in Kent and Tukwila

Four people are in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center after shootings in Kent and Tukwila Wednesday evening.

TUKWILA, Wash. — Four people are critically injured after two shootings in Kent and Tukwila, according to Harborview Medical Center. 

Two people were injured in a shooting outside Westfield Southcenter Mall around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening, according to the Tukwila Police Department. 

The suspect immediately fled the scene after the shooting. 

Officers say the shooting was an isolated incident in the parking lot outside JC Penny, and there is no immediate danger to the public. 

Officers are expected to be on scene investigating for the next several hours. 

Two more people were critically injured in a shooting in Kent before 5 p.m. Wednesday near Kent Des Moines Road and Pacific Highway South. Police are still investigating what lead up to the shooting.  

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

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