Posts categorized under March 12, 2012 7:00 pm - SPD Blotter

Archives for March 12, 2012 7:00 pm

Harbor Unit rescues 12 people from frigid waters

On March 12th at approximately 6:30 a.m. a frantic call was placed to the Seattle Police Harbor Patrol Unit by a Lake Union Crew coach.  The caller stated that a sudden wind storm had come up and eight people had been thrown from their boat into the 44 degree water of… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery and Gang Detectives Work Together to Arrest University District Robbery Suspects

Seattle Police have arrested two suspects in a late-night street  robbery in the University District. On March 2nd the three victims were walking near 25th Avenue NE and NE Blakely Street when a group of men in a silver Audi pulled up next to them.  A group of suspects got out of… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Arrest Sex Offender Who Asked Middle Schoolers for Nude Photos

Seattle Police Department and King County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a sex offender outside of Seattle last week after he posed as a teenage girl and solicited at least a half-dozen Seattle middle school students to send him nude photographs. Detectives from the SPD’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) task force… [ Keep reading ]

Body found floating in water in West Seattle

On 3/12/12, at approximately 7:30 a.m. officers responded with Seattle Fire Department to the 3800 block of Beach Dr SW., to a report of a body floating in the water approximately 30 feet off shore. The victim is a white female, 30-50 years-old. The cause of death is unknown at this time. … [ Keep reading ]

Man tried to break into the King County Jail

On 03/11/12, at approximately 9:50 p.m., officers responded to a report of a male that had climbed a fence and was now in a secure area of the King County Jail, in the 500 block of 5th Ave.  Although still outside, the suspect had actually broken into the jail complex.  Officers arrived… [ Keep reading ]