SEATTLE — King County detectives have arrested a man for the shooting death of a 56-year-old man found on a road in the Seattle suburb of Burien.

The King County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday that a 45-year-old man has been booked into King County Jail on investigation of second-degree murder.

A motorist heard a gunshot and found the victim around 1 a.m. Sunday lying on the shoulder of the road. He was taken to a Seattle hospital in critical condition.

The sheriff’s office said detectives learned Wednesday that the victim had died from his injuries.

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