Rental Agreement Lands Man In Big House

Detectives arrested a man Wednesday who bilked prospective renters out of hundreds of dollars over the course of days. The victims were apartment hunting and visited an open house in the 5000 block of 40 Ave. SW. this past weekend.  The victims meet a 44-year-old man there who claimed to be renting out the basement apartment. […]
Read more »

Man Gets Out of Jail, Goes Joyriding on Stolen Scooter

Just 30 hours after walking out of the King County Jail–where he’d spent the last 11 days for a probation violation–a 49-year-old man crossed paths with the law once again Wednesday, when officers spotted him riding a stolen motor scooter through West Seattle. Officers first noticed the man around 5:15 PM when they saw him pushing […]
Read more »

Horrible Man Arrested In West Seattle For Harassing Women, Trying to Bite Officer

Police arrested a 52-year-old man Thursday in West Seattle after he menacingly harassed two women on the street, and tried to bite an officer as she took him into custody. Two women told officers the man had approached them separately on the street. One woman said she encountered the man shortly after noon while she was walking her dog […]
Read more »

Barefoot Felon Ditches Stolen Car, Gun at McDonald’s, Leads Police On Chase

Despite his lack of shoes and shirt, a felon still received high-quality service from Seattle police after he ditched a gun and stolen car at a McDonald’s and led officers on a foot chase Wednesday evening in West Seattle. Officers Brian Sutphin and Sean Moore were on patrol near Westwood Village at about 5:30 PM when they spotted a […]
Read more »

Police Searching For Suspect After Middle School Student Assaulted

Police are searching West Seattle for a man who groped a middle school student Thursday as she was on her way to school. School officials called police around 11 AM after a student reported that a man had followed her off a bus near California Avenue and SW Stevens Street and grabbed her from behind. The suspect […]
Read more »

Quick Response By Police Nabs Three West Seattle Auto Thieves

Officers responded to calls of street racing in West Seattle Saturday and arrested three teens for auto theft. A witness called police at 7:45 Saturday morning and reported street racing followed by suspicious behavior around a car in the 5400 block of 34 Ave. SW. Officers quickly arrived and saw three teen boys run from a car […]
Read more »