Officers Investigating Magunson Park Robberies

Officers responded to the 6500 block of Sand Point Way last night to investigate a single robbery, but found four instead. A man called 911 from Magnuson Park at 11 p.m. Thursday saying three teens just robbed him.  He said they punched him in the face and stole his cell phone before running away through the […]
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Stolen Bike Trafficker Arrested in Craigslist Sting

Detectives arrested a man Tuesday after he posted a stolen bike for sale on Craigslist. A Seattle Police Major Crimes Task Force detective began investigating after the victim of a bicycle theft saw his bike advertised for sale on Craigslist. The victim’s bicycle had been stolen earlier in the day from a secured parking garage in lower Queen […]
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Officers Arrest Man Passed Out in Car, Uncover Stash of Guns, Drugs, and Money

A felon was arrested on Wednesday after he was discovered passed out in his car, leading police to weapons and narcotics. Patrol officers responded with the Seattle Fire Department to check on a man passed out behind the wheel of his pick-up truck.  The man was awakened by the fire department and admitted to taking Xanax. […]
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Teen Injured In Early Morning Georgetown Shooting

A 17-year-old was wounded by gunfire early Thursday morning in the Georgetown neighborhood. Witnesses began calling 911 just before 3 a.m. reporting shots fired in the 6300 block of 6 Ave. S. A teen was standing on the sidewalk when he heard shots fired, one of which struck him in the leg.  A group of friends began loading the […]
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Three Arrested After Robbing 14 Year-Old at Knifepoint

Officers arrested three robbers last night and recovered stolen property belonging to a 14-year-old boy shortly after it was taken at knife point. The boy was walking home from his friend’s house in Maple Leaf just after 10 p.m. last night when two subjects, 15 and 16-years-old, ran up to him. They grabbed him and pulled […]
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UPDATE: Detectives Investigating After Woman Found Dead In Car

UPDATE 7/30/15 12:40 PM:  Last night’s death investigation has not been ruled a homicide. Detectives continue to work with the King County Medical Examiners’s Office to determine the cause of death, which may be attributed to homicide, suicide, or accidental causes. Based on evidence that is currently available, detectives do not believe there is a risk […]
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Two Arrested for Involvement in a Dog Fighting Operation in South Seattle

Two suspects were arrested on multiple charges surrounding a dog fighting operation in South Seattle last Thursday. The case began with Seattle Animal Shelter investigating neighbors’ complaints of dogs tied up and barking in the 4200 block of S Kenny St. Another complaint led to one of the dogs being recovered by a City of […]
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Detectives Put Brakes On Body Shop Traffickers

Police began investigating a West Seattle auto body shop after receiving dozens of complaints of blatant drug-trafficking. What they found was 15 rifles, 6 shotguns, 20 handguns, over $60,000 in cash, and almost 3 pounds of marijuana. Narcotics detectives could tell the extent of the operation after counting 400 customers a day in and out […]
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Detectives Seek Mystery Helper From ID Crime Scene

Seattle Police detectives are trying to track down a well-intentioned good Samaritan. While processing the crime scene where Donnie Chin was murdered, an African American man wearing a white brim hat, glasses and a green argyle shirt picked up some shell casings that were outside of the crime scene tape and handed them to investigators. […]
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Suspect Tells Officers About Gun, Forgets To Mention The Drugs

Downtown bike officers arrested a 24-year-old man Sunday afternoon on a warrant and unearthed drugs and a stolen gun. Bike Officers Sgt. Ryan Keith and James Coma were patrolling near 3 Ave and Pine St. when they noticed a man they knew had a felony warrant for narcotics.  The suspect let officers know he had a […]
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