SPD Cracks Down On Booze Boosters In Operation Cheapshots

Major Crimes Task Force detectives have arrested six people as part of an investigation into widespread liquor theft in the Seattle area, including several people who were buying booze stolen from Seattle stores to resell to high schoolers and wedding parties. Since Washington retailers began selling liquor on June 1st, grocery stores’ liquor aisles have […]
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Man Seriously Wounded In South Seattle Shooting (UPDATED)

A man in his 20’s was seriously wounded in a shooting in South Seattle Friday afternoon. Around 12:20 pm, several people called 911 and reported hearing at least a half-dozen gunshots near McClintock Avenue S. and S. Byron Street. Witnesses also told police they saw a man lying on the ground. Officers arrived and found […]
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Suspected DUI driver collides with Gang Unit car at 1st and Seneca, minor injuries

Two veteran Gang Unit detectives were shaken up early this morning when their car was broadsided by a Volkswagen early this morning in the intersection of 1st Avenue and Seneca Street. The detectives were driving their black SPD Ford Crown Victoria and had just come off the viaduct, heading eastbound on Seneca Street at approximately […]
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