Three Seattle police officers were shot and injured and one other wounded during a downtown robbery on Thursday afternoon.
The incident unfolded after officers responded to a robbery call at a downtown 7-11 convenience store. The suspects fled the scene and officers gave chase.
When officers caught one of the suspects, a 17-year old female suspect hit one officer on the head with a bottle. The suspects then fled into a building and exchanged gunfire with officers.
One officer was shot in the chest but the bullet was stopped by her bullet-proof vest. Another officer was shot in the chin and ribcage. A third officer was also grazed by a bullet.
The injured officers were transported to a local hospital in satisfactory condition and serious but stable condition, respectively.
A 19-year old suspect was ultimately located in the building. He was deceased.
The 17-year old female suspect was ultimately taken into custody along with another 19-year old suspect.