Everett teen hospitalized after assault

  • Tue Aug 12th, 2014 7:31pm
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Herald staff

EDMONDS — An Everett teen was taken to Swedish/Edmonds hospital early Tuesday morning after a reported assault in the 8400 block of 191st Street SW, police said.

Edmonds police believe the assault occurred after a party got out of control. The call came in around 1:15 a.m.

No arrests had been made as of Tuesday afternoon, Sgt. Josh McClure said.

The girl, reportedly a 16-year-old runaway, had been physically assaulted and also sustained an injury to the back of her neck that detectives are investigating. The girl and witnesses reported hearing a gunshot during the disburbance.

Her injuries are not life-threatening, police said.