Unhappy Meals: Police Investigating Three Assaults at Seattle Burger Joints

This week was a royale (with cheese) pain-in-the-ground-chuck for employees and customers at Seattle burger joints, with a full order of complaints, spittle and a weaponized milkshake. The smorgasbord of assaults started around lunch time Monday when the manager of a restaurant in the 13200 block of Aurora Avenue North noticed a woman wearing a black jacket, black […]
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(Updated) Officers Catch Groper Near Pioneer Square

A group of women helped police chase down a groper in downtown Seattle Wednesday afternoon. Police received a flurry of phone calls around 12:45 PM after the man began groping women on the street as he walked south from 2nd Avenue and James Street. Several victims and witnesses followed after the suspect, providing SPD dispatchers with information on […]
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Police Investigating After Beacon Hill Home Struck By Gunfire

Police are investigating after a Beacon Hill home was struck by gunfire Wednesday afternoon. After receiving reports of the shooting around 2:40 PM, officers arrived in the 5100 block of S. Avon Street and found a home damaged by gunfire. A resident of the home told officers he had walked out of the house after the shooting […]
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(Updated) Man Fatally Shoots Daughter, Granddaughter Before Turning Gun On Himself

A man in his 60s fatally shot his daughter and granddaughter Monday evening inside a home in the 6300 block of S. Fountain Street before turning the gun on himself. Police received a call around 8:15 pm from a 10-year-old boy, who said his grandfather had brandished a handgun at the boy’s mother and sister before shooting […]
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Woman Robbed at Knifepoint in Roxhill Home Invasion

Three men broke into a Roxhill neighborhood home early Sunday morning looking for drugs and robbed a 35-year-old woman, threatening to kill her if she did not cooperate. The woman told police someone banged on the back door of her home, in the 7500 block of 32nd Avenue Southwest, shortly after midnight. When she walked back to […]
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(Update) Police Arrest Student for Bringing Incendiary Device to Center School

Police arrested a 16-year-old and took him into custody Monday morning after getting a tip the student had brought an incendiary device to the Center School at Seattle Center. The school was evacuated as a precaution. There are no suspects outstanding. Officers are with the students evacuated from the school. Police continue to investigate the […]
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Police Seize Trove of Suspected Stolen Cellphones Inside South Seattle Shop

Inside a South Seattle convenience store Thursday morning, surrounded by shelves lined with tubs of coriander, diapers, and bottles of olive oil, South Precinct detectives loaded up boxes and boxes of suspected stolen cellphones, laptops and cameras after serving a warrant at the shop. Police received information earlier in the week that the small, cluttered store – tucked away […]
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