Police Arrest Man, Seize Gun and Car Following Gunshots In South Seattle

One man was arrested late Wednesday after firing several gunshots in Rainier Beach. Police also detained several people and seized a handgun and a vehicle following two separate reports of shots fired in the area. The incident outside Rainier Beach High School was first reported around 11 pm by two Metro bus drivers, who called 911 […]
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Detectives Arrest Suspect In West Seattle Robbery, Shooting

Detectives have arrested a suspect in a robbery, car chase and shooting last week in West Seattle and are now investigating him for several other crimes. SPD’s Robbery Unit, working with the Washington State Department of Corrections, were able to track down and arrest the 23-year-old suspect. Police believe he was also involved in another […]
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(Update) Second Suspect Arrested In Fatal New Holly Shooting

Update 8/19/15: Police took the suspected getaway driver in the shooting into custody Wednesday afternoon. Homicide and Gang Unit detectives arrested the 19-year-old man in downtown Seattle around 1PM and booked him into the King County Jail. Detectives say they are not searching for any additional suspects in the case.   Seattle police have arrested a 20-year-old man in […]
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Cops Spot Stolen Car in Rainier Beach, Arrest Two Teens With Stolen Gun

Two teenagers were arrested Tuesday afternoon after officers found them driving around in stolen car with a stolen handgun. Officers William Shaub and Stephen Knapp were patrolling near Wabash Ave S and S Cloverdale St around 3:45 PM when they spotted two men sitting inside a 2005 Ford Escape, reported stolen in Bellevue last week. Police stopped the car, […]
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Woman Wounded in Columbia City Shooting

A 24-year-old woman was wounded late Monday night after shots were fired near Rainier Playfield. Officers received multiple reports of a shooting at 12:45 AM 11:45 PM followed by a call from a friend of a female victim. The victim’s friend drove them to the 3700 block of Rainier Ave S where they flagged down an ambulance. Police contacted the victim […]
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Police Investigate Shooting in Hillman City

Police responded to shots fired in the 5900 block of 39 Avenue S this evening around 7:30pm. Witnesses described two cars exchanging gunfire while driving northbound on 39 Ave S. A third car, which may have been targeted, sustained bullet damage during the incident. A separate fourth car also sustained bullet damage. No one was […]
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Teen Sneaker Thieves Can’t Sneak Away From Police

Police arrested two teen robbers Monday afternoon after they stole two pairs of sneakers and a cell phone at gunpoint from another teenage boy they’d met on Facebook. The victim had made arrangements on Facebook to meet the suspects at John C. Little Park in South Seattle and sell them two pairs of sneakers. When the victim […]
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Man Killed In New Holly Shooting

Officers are investigating a homicide that occurred today in the New Holly neighborhood. Witnesses began calling 911 just after 3 p.m. Friday saying that a man was shot at the intersection of 44 Ave. S. and S. Cloverdale St.  When officers arrived they found the adult male victim on the sidewalk and they immediately called for medics. Medics attempted […]
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