Armed Robbery in North Seattle

On September 7th at approximately 12:32 a.m. officers responded to the report of an armed robbery in the 12300 block of Roosevelt Way NE. Preliminary investigation indicates that the four victims rode the bus to 15th Avenue NE and NE 125th Street. The victims exited the bus and walked to NE 125 Street and Roosevelt Way NE, turning soutbound. The victims noticed a group of four males (the suspects) at the bus stop as they continued. The suspects suddenly closed in on the victims and robbed the victims at gunpoint. Two handguns were seen. The suspects punched one of the victims in the face during the robbery in which cell phones, wallets, passports, and i-pod’s were taken by force. The suspects fled the scene in a car and were not located despite numerous units arriving in the area quickly.

Anyone with information about this incident or who may know the identities or whereabouts of the suspects is asked to call 911 or Seattle Police immediately and refer to this incident.