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Seattle police investigating fatal fight

October 13, 2019 GMT

SEATTLE (AP) — A man is dead and another is in custody after a fight in northeast Seattle.

Seattle police say officers responded to a report of a fight Saturday evening in Lake City. Officers found a 52-year-old man unresponsive on a sidewalk and tried to resuscitate him. Medics arrived and also tried to save the man but he was declared dead at the scene.

After interviewing witnesses, police found a suspect nearby and arrested him. The 39-year-old was booked into the King County Jail for murder.

An investigation is ongoing.