Suspected Robber Wounded In New Holly Shooting

A 19-year-old man was wounded by gunfire Thursday afternoon after he reportedly tried to rob another man in the New Holly neighborhood. Police received reports of gunfire just after 1:30 PM at Martin Luther King Jr Way South and S Othello St, where officers found a 19-year-old man with gunshot wounds to the thigh and calf, and a broken arm. Witnesses […]
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Barefoot Felon Ditches Stolen Car, Gun at McDonald’s, Leads Police On Chase

Despite his lack of shoes and shirt, a felon still received high-quality service from Seattle police after he ditched a gun and stolen car at a McDonald’s and led officers on a foot chase Wednesday evening in West Seattle. Officers Brian Sutphin and Sean Moore were on patrol near Westwood Village at about 5:30 PM when they spotted a […]
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May Day: 2015 Edition

Tomorrow is May Day, which means you only have 10 more days to plan something nice for Mother’s Day. Also, you’ll see a large crowd winding its way through the Central District and downtown Seattle during the afternoon and evening as part of the 14th Annual May Day March for Worker and Immigrant Rights, organized by El […]
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Semi-Truck Driver, Giant Spools Cause Closure Of Alaskan Way Viaduct

Seattle police and local and state transportation officials were forced to close a portion of State Route 99 for two-and-a-half hours Wednesday afternoon after a semi-truck driver’s oversized load struck the underside of the Alaskan Way Viaduct. Police received 911 reports at 11:34 AM that a semi-truck had lost a load of two 12-foot spools—each […]
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Police Seize Assault Rifle, Arrest Felon After He Threatens to Shoot Up Brighton Home

Officers recovered an AK-47-style rifle and arrested a 45-year-old felon after he threatened to “shoot up” a home occupied by his girlfriend and her children early Wednesday. Police were initially called to the 4600 block of South Brighton Street shortly after midnight after a woman reported that her boyfriend was carrying a rifle and had threatened to kill […]
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Officers Searching For Suspect in Beacon Hill Stabbing

Update: Officers made an arrest around 8:15 PM following this evenings stabbing on Beacon Hill. While investigating the earlier assault, police developed a prime suspect in the stabbing. Officers found the 42-year-old suspect at his home on North Beacon Hill. The suspect has been taken into custody and the knife used in the attack has been […]
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Man Wounded In Monday Night Shooting In Dunlap

A 20-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Monday night in the Dunlap neighborhood. Just before 11 PM officers were called to Rainier Ave South and South Cloverdale Street after a resident heard gunfire. Police found the victim with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his leg. The victim told officers he was walking with two other friends […]
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No Injuries In Belltown School Bus Crash

Officers are investigating after the driver of an SUV collided with a school bus full of students Tuesday morning in Belltown. No students were injured in the crash. A school bus transporting 71 children from an Everett elementary school was traveling through the intersection at 2nd Ave & Denny Way shortly before 10:30 AM when the driver of an SUV […]
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Police Investigating Home Invasion Robbery in the Roosevelt Neighborhood

Detectives are investigating a home invasion robbery that happened Sunday morning in the Roosevelt neighborhood. A neighbor called 911 around 5:30 AM when the victim of the robbery made his way next-door and asked for help. The victim told police that after night of partying he walked back to his home in the 1300 block […]
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