Strong Arm Robbery of couple in South Seattle

On November 27th at approximately 8:45 p.m. a husband and wife rode the light rail from downtown. When they got off at MLK Jr. Way South and South Henderson Street, a group of male suspects began following them. One of the suspects asked a disarming question, putting the victims at ease. Then the couple was assaulted.

Both victims were struck numerous times and suffered minor injuries however, they declined medical attention. The female victim’s purse was taken during the robbery. The suspects remain at large.