One man was killed and another critically injured in a shootout at a Renton apartment complex Sunday morning, according to police.
Police say an armed intruder shot the lock off a door to an apartment and killed a man inside just before 6:30 a.m. A woman in the apartment retrieved her own gun and returned fire, wounding the intruder.
The exchange of gunfire happened at the Plum Tree Park Apartments in the 200 block of Southwest 5th Place, Renton Police Detective Robert Onishi said.
Police arriving at the apartment complex found the intruder critically wounded in the parking lot. Both shooting victims were transported to Harborview Medical Center. The intruder underwent emergency surgery and remained in critical condition Sunday afternoon, police said.
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All three were in their 30s and appear to have known each other. The woman in the apartment is not under arrest and is not facing any charges, police said.