Text-a-Crime tip program chalks up first success

We just learned from our friends at Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound that the Text-a-Crime-Tip program has tallied its first success!

A tipster utilized this program on September 17th, texting in the whereabouts of a notorious auto thief and felony warrant suspect. Within minutes officers responded to the location in question. The subject was arrested and booked into King County Jail.

For more information on how to text crime information to Seattle Police, please click here.