Posts categorized under January 2012 - SPD Blotter

Archives for January 2012

Auto Theft suspect flees police, injured in crash

On January 31st at 8:27 p.m. an adult male victim called 911 to report his large Chevy work truck being stolen by an adult female suspect from 1st Avenue NE and NE Northgate Way.  Some time later Seattle Police dispatch received several 911 calls reporting the suspect driving erratically around North Seattle. … [ Keep reading ]

Woman is stabbed on metro bus-suspect in custody

On 1/31/12 at approximately 2:45 p.m., a woman called 911 and reported that she had been stabbed by another woman while riding a  Metro bus. The bus stopped at 3rd Ave and Pike St.  An officer in the area immediately took the female suspect into custody without incident. The victim was treated on scene by… [ Keep reading ]

Special Olympics Washington 5th Annual Polar Plunge

Seattle Police will be “Freezin’ for a Reason” for Special Olympics Washington on February 11th at South Lake Union Park for the 5th Annual Polar Plunge.  Take a dip in the icy waters of Seattle and be a part of the “coolest” event of the year!  Join the fun, help raise funds… [ Keep reading ]

Standoff in North Seattle; Assault suspect at large

On January 31st at approximately 3:44 a.m. officers responded to a report of a cab driver in a fare dispute who was subsequently threatened with a firearm in the 13700 block of Midvale Avenue North.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a 22-year-old female suspect was taking a taxicab from Shoreline to an apartment… [ Keep reading ]

Third suspect in cab robbery now in custody

Robbery detectives have been investigating a robbery of a cab driver that occurred on January 10th.  On January 23rd, the suspect was located and arrested in South Seattle.  Information developed during the investigation led to the identity of a second male suspect, who was already in custody for another matter… [ Keep reading ]

Another arrest in Beacon Hill robberies

As part of the continuing investigation into a series of street robberies in the Beacon Hill neighborhood, Robbery detectives have continued to follow up on these robberies.  On January 30th, a second suspect was contacted at his residence in South Seattle and was taken into custody.  He was transported to the… [ Keep reading ]

Bank vandalized

On 1/30/12, at approximately 8:48 a.m., an officer was dispatched to a bank in the 4000 block of E. Madison St to investigate property damage. According to the complainant/Bank Manager; sometime overnight persons unknown sprayed painted the words “NO BANK” “NO COPS” “OCCUPY” “OAKLAND” on the exterior doors of the bank. The suspect(s)… [ Keep reading ]

Armed robbery of University District business

On January 30th, at approximately 12:52 am, North Precinct officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at a business in the 5000 Block of Roosevelt Way NE.  The employees told police that they were inside the business when two suspects, described as Black males, late twenties, wearing masks… [ Keep reading ]

2 robbers at large

On January 29th at approximately 3:30 a.m., the victim heard a knock on the front door of her home in the 5800 block of Renton Av S. She peeked out a window and asked who it was. The subject asked for Ricky. The victim told him to leave and… [ Keep reading ]

Citizen called in suspicious activity- 2 arrested

On 1/28/12, at approximately 4:40 p.m., a citizen called 911 to report a suspicious vehicle and 2 suspicious males in the alley behind a house in the 400 block of Broadway Av. The males were seen entering an unsecured/open apartment building garage.  While officers were responding, the caller updated that… [ Keep reading ]