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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Shooting Suspect In Custody After Standoff In South Seattle

Detectives are investigating after taking a man into custody following a stabbing and shooting in South Seattle. Officers responded to the 7900 block of Rainier Ave at 4:40 PM thursday after a woman called 911 to report that her boyfriend had stabbed her in the shin before she was able to flee their home.  Officers recognized […]
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Police Make Arrest and Recover Gun After Man Injured In Beacon Hill Shooting

Officers arrested a 25-year-old man and seized a gun at Beacon Hill apartment complex Friday evening after another man was wounded in a shooting. Police received umerous reports of shots fired near 38th Ave South and South Willow Street around 4:45 PM. Officers arrived at the scene within one minute of dispatch and found a 27-year-old man lying […]
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Man Arrested for Double Carjacking Attempt In Georgetown

Police arrested a man, high on crack cocaine, late Monday after he tried to carjack two motorists at a Georgetown gas station. A large middle-aged man, 6-foot, 225 pounds, wearing blue sweats, reportedly approached his first victim around 10:30 PM as he was getting into a car at the station in the 6200 block of Corson Avenue South. […]
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After Emphasis Effort, Robberies Down Near South Seattle Transit Lines

When robbers began targeting transit riders along South Seattle train and bus lines late this summer, commanders in the South Precinct took action, putting more officers on bikes and foot beats to combat thieves stealing cellphones and jewelry. Those efforts are apparently paying off. “Since we’ve started the emphasis, our street robberies have dropped about 50 […]
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UPDATE X 2: Girl Struck by Two Cars While Crossing South Seattle Road

Update x 2: Detectives have located and impounded the red Chevy Tahoe believed to be involved in the hit and run collision of a 7-year-old girl . Investigators are still soliciting tips from anyone who may have information about the person driving the vehicle at the time of the collision. Traffic collision investigators would like to thank […]
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