Suspects Snatch Tablet From Woman In Wheelchair

Robbery detectives need help identifying a pair of men who snatched a tablet computer from a woman at Northgate Mall last week. The victim and her husband–who both use wheelchairs–were waiting for a Metro Access van inside the mall on August 22nd, when the two suspects began circling them. Cameras inside Northgate captured the two suspects as they crept closer […]
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Cyclist Struck and Killed In Downtown Collision

A cyclist was killed Friday morning after she was struck by large truck in downtown Seattle. The driver of a large box truck was headed south on 2nd Avenue and turned left on to University Street, where he struck and fatally injured the cyclist. Police contacted the driver—a man in his 40s—at the scene and called […]
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(Updated) Suspected Car Thief Presumed Drowned

Update – 11:45 AM: Officer have recovered a man’s body from the water near where police last saw the suspected car thief. The King County Medical Examiner will take custody of the body as police continue to investigate the incident. —— Police divers are working to recover the body of a suspected car thief, now presumed […]
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Officers Arrest Armed, Tuxedoed, Drunk Lothario for Opening Fire Downtown

An aging, drunk, lothario learned a tuxedo and a handgun definitively do not grant double-0 status after police arrested him for opening fire on a couple early Tuesday morning. Around 2:15 AM, a witness spotted the decidedly not-debonair 64-year-old man hand money to a woman near 4th Avenue South and South Main Street before the pair disappeared into an […]
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Detectives Seek Northgate Jewelry Thief

Workers at a Northgate Mall jewelry store had a “bad feeling” about a man who kept coming into their store to look at rings earlier this month. Their gut instincts proved right when he grabbed a ring worth $1,450 and ran. Jewelry store staff said the suspect came into their shop three times within an hour […]
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Two Boys on Bikes Struck by Cars in Georgetown

Two young boys on bicycles were injured Monday afternoon in two separate collisions at the same Georgetown intersection. Officers received multiple reports around 3:30 p.m. that two children had been struck by two different cars at Corson Ave. South and Airport Way South. The first child—an eight-year-old boy—was struck as he rode across Airport Way S. The boy suffered minor scrapes, but […]
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(Update) Police Searching For Suspects After Woman Stabbed In South Park

Seattle police are investigating after a woman was stabbed and left on a South Park street early this morning. A witness found the victim lying on the sidewalk in the 1000 block of S. Cloverdale Street at about 4:45 and called 911. Officers arrived at the scene and searched the area but weren’t able to find the suspects. Before […]
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Detectives Searching for Hit and Run Driver Who Struck Skateboarder in SoDO

Detectives are searching for the driver of a silver Toyota Camry who fled the scene after striking a 22-year-old man skateboarding in SoDo early Sunday. The victim was hit around 2:20 a.m. when he tried to cross Airport Way South near South Alaska Street. The Toyota’s driver side headlight and bumper was damaged and the driver’s […]
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