Police Arrest Man For Setting Five Fires At Central District Homes

Police arrested a 27-year-old man for arson Monday evening after he set fires at five Central District homes. Around 7:30 PM, officers and the Seattle Fire Department first responded to a home in the 600 block of 37th Avenue after the resident saw a man trying to set fire to his… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Request Murder Charge in Fatal Downtown Assault

Detectives have requested a 48-year-old man be charged with murder, after the man he bludgeoned with a metal pole last week died from his injuries. On August 2nd just after 3:00 p.m., an officer near 3rd Avenue and Pike Street witnessed a man beating another man with a large metal pole…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded After Early Saturday Morning Shooting in West Seattle

Police are investigating after a man was shot early Saturday morning in the North Admiral neighborhood of West Seattle. Just after 2:00 a.m., a 911 caller reported a man had been shot near 42nd Avenue Southwest and Southwest Hill Street. Police arrived and found a 28-year-old man with a gunshot… [ Keep reading ]

Man Who Was Shot and Killed Found in Mount Baker

Detectives are investigating after a man was found with a fatal gunshot wound in the Mount Baker neighborhood Saturday morning. At 4:45 AM police responded to Lake Washington Boulevard South and Lake Park Drive South for reports of a person shot. Officers arrived and found a man in a car… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating U District Fatal Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the University District early Saturday morning.  At 1:04 a.m., police responded to the area of Northeast 42nd Street and 7th Avenue Northeast for reports of a shooting. Police arrived and found an approximately 30-year-old man with a gunshot wound. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Fentanyl, Methamphetamine and Guns in West Precinct Narcotics Operations

Officers arrested eight people in narcotics operations in the West Precinct on Thursday. During the operation, police recovered two loaded handguns, 101 grams of fentanyl pills, 60 grams of powder fentanyl, 179 grams of methamphetamine, and small amounts of crack and powder cocaine, along with nearly $4,000 in cash. Police… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Detectives Investigating First Hill Homicide

SPD detectives are investigating a July 28th assault at a First Hill homeless encampment as a homicide after the victim later died from his injuries. On July 28th, around 1 pm, police responded to an assault at an encampment in the 1300 block of Hubbel Place. Medics transported the victim,… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Killed, Man Arrested After South Seattle DV Stabbing

Detectives are investigating after a man stabbed and killed a woman Monday night in Rainier Valley.  At 10:58 p.m., police were called for reports of a stabbing in the 6900 block of Martin Luther King Jr Way South. Officers arrived and found a 41-year-old woman with fatal stab wounds. Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Killed, Driver Arrested in One-Vehicle Crash on Rainier Avenue

Detectives are investigating after a woman was killed in a one-vehicle collision in Hillman City early Monday. At 1:15 AM, the 19-year-old driver of a Jeep was southbound on Rainier Avenue South when she apparently lost control of her vehicle and struck a light pole and tree at a high… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Shot in North Seattle Park Friday Night

Detectives are investigating after an 18-year-old man was allegedly shot while partying inside Magnuson Park late Friday night. Officers were dispatched to Magnuson Park at 11:30 PM Friday for a report of shots fired in the area. Police arrived on the scene and found approximately 300 young adults in the… [ Keep reading ]