Seattle Police Officer Flagging Traffic South of Downtown Struck and Injured by Hit & Run, DUI Driver

An off-duty uniformed officer flagging traffic south of downtown is struck and injured by a Hit & Run, DUI driver early this afternoon.   On April 18th at approximately 1:59 p.m. officers responded to reports of a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian at 1st Avenue South and South Atlantic Street. Preliminary investigation indicates that an adult male suspect was driving […]
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Citizens Tackle Robber & Get Woman’s Purse Back

A group of citizens pursued and tackled a purse thief yesterday and returned a woman’s stolen property to her. On April 12th at approximately 5:50 p.m. officers responded to MLK Jr. Way South and South Myrtle Street for the report of a strong-arm robbery. Preliminary investigation indicates that the female victim was walking at MLK and […]
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Woman Dragged Across The Ground As Robber Steals Her Purse

A robbery suspect remains at large after dragging a woman across the ground and stealing her purse. On April 12th at 10:33 a.m. officers responded to Rainier Avenue South and South Brandon Street for the report of a robbery. Preliminary investigation indicates that the 41-year-old female victim was walking at Rainier and Brandon when an unknown […]
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Woman Assaulted & Beat On The Face With A Rock

Officers located and arrested a man and a woman who assaulted another woman and beat her on the face with a rock. On April 12th at approximately 5:53 a.m. officers responded to a report of an assault near Airport Way South and South Snoqualmie Street.  Preliminary investigation indicates that the two victims (a man and a […]
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Barricaded Man In South Seattle

Update: The suspect was taken into custody shortly after 7:00 am without incident.  The suspect will be booked later this morning into the King County Jail.  The streets surrounding the residence should be reopened shortly. A man believed to be armed with a machete is refusing to surrender to police after threatening a roomate and […]
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