UPDATE: Five Shot Following Argument At 3rd and Pine

Update: Homicide detectives have identified 18-year-old Alrick Hollingsworth Jr. as the suspect in the November 9 shooting at 3rd Avenue and Pine Street that left five people injured. Hollingsworth is 5’5″and 160 lbs. If you have information about the shooting or Hollingsworth’s location please call 911 or contact Homicide detectives at 206-684-5550. Original: Five people were wounded […]
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Officer Terminated Following Use of Force Incident

Today, I signed an order terminating the employment of a Seattle Police officer, Adley Shepherd based on his conduct during an incident involving a handcuffed subject on June 22, 2014. The Office of Professional Accountability (OPA) concluded, and I concur, that the employee’s conduct was in stark contrast to the expectations set forth for our officers, […]
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Police Arrest Teen For Drive-By Shooting, Find Toddler In Backseat

After stopping a 16-year-old driver following a drive-by shooting outside a South Seattle community center Tuesday night, police found a handgun on the backseat of a car, next to a toddler strapped into a car seat. Around 4:30 PM, bike patrol officers working an emphasis near Rainier Avenue South and South Henderson Street heard gunshots […]
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