Police chief: Seattle gun violence could be tied to East African gang feud
SEATTLE -- Seattle’s police chief on Thursday addressed a rising number of shootings in south Seattle, pointing to a feud between two East African gangs that may be behind a recent spate of gun violence. Shots fired are up more than 33% citywide this year compared to last, with 231 shots reported so far in 2015 compared to 173 by this time last year.