Burlington Police investigate deadly shooting inside apartment near Maiben City Park

Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened inside an apartment near Maiben City Park Thursday night. 

According to the Burlington Police Department (BPD), at around 8:30 p.m., someone called 911 saying they heard several gunshots and a car speed away from the scene. 

When police arrived at the apartment near the corner of E Fairhaven Ave. and S Skagit St., they found a man with a gunshot wound. Officers and medics on scene attempted to save him, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

BPD detectives are actively investigating the shooting as a homicide. 

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Anybody who witnessed the incident is encouraged to call the BPD at 360-428-3211 and reference case number 22-B07531. 

This is a developing story.