Police search for suspect who shot a 14-year-old and drove away in Lynnwood

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Police are searching for a suspect who shot a 14-year-old and drove away Tuesday night. 

According to Lynnwood Police Department (LPD), authorities responded to the scene near 186th Pl. SW and Highway 99 at around 7:00 p.m.

LPD says a group of minors were walking in the area when a dark SUV made contact with them. Someone inside the car fired at least one shot, which struck the victim in the arm. The 14-year-old boy was then taken to Providence in Everett to be treated. 

At this time, it is unknown what led to the gunfire.

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LPD is asking anyone with information about the incident to call Detective Reorda at 42-670-5622, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

This is a developing story.

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