Three People Stabbed, Suspect in Custody Following Overnight Assault in North Seattle

Detectives are investigating after a man attacked and injured three other men inside a shelter late Monday night.

At approximately 11:45 pm, police responded to a residence near N. 104th and Aurora Avenue North for an assault.  The call indicated that the four men were inside one room when an argument began, when the suspect stabbed the three other individuals, causing life-threatening injuries.

Officers provided immediate first aid for the victims until they were relieved by the Seattle Fire Department.  The victims were transported to Harborview Medical Center.

The suspect was detained by police outside the building and later booked into the King County Jail.  This remains an active and on-going investigation.