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Archives for July 2, 2013 7:50 pm

Skateboarder/Vehicle Collision With Injuries

A skateboarder was seriously injured early this morning after a collision with a small car.  At approximately 1:20 a.m. officers responded to a collision involving a skateboarder and a Honda motor vehicle at 33rd Avenue South and South Graham Street.  Upon arriving on scene, officers found the skateboarder on the… [ Keep reading ]

Two Arrested in Pridefest Fracas

Bicycle patrol officers arrested two Marysville men following a fracas at Sunday’s Pridefest event at the Seattle Center. Bike patrol officers first became an aware of a loud debate between two groups of men near 4th Avenue and Broad Street. Officers continued with their safety patrol throughout the center, only… [ Keep reading ]

Reckless Driver Gets Fairy Tale Ending After Fleeing Into North Seattle Cemetery

A real-life Cinderella story played out early this morning in a north Seattle cemetery as officers searched for a reckless driver. At about 1:45 AM, a patrol officer spotted a blue Ford Explorer speeding down the center turn lane near 125th St and Aurora Avenue N and tried to pull… [ Keep reading ]

How to Safely Have a 4th to be Reckoned With (Updated)

Once again, it’s that time of the year when we remind you that the possession, manufacture, storage, sale and use of fireworks (meaning everything but pop-it caps) is prohibited in Seattle, punishable by up to a year in jail and a $5,000 fine.  Instead risking life, limb, a hefty fine and jail time,… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Find Panting Dog, Sweatpants-Wearing Pig In Hot, Poop-Filled Car

Officers contacted a drunk man in Magnolia Saturday night about a serious case of menagerie mismanagement after the man left his hot dog and a sweaty, sweatpants-wearing pig trapped in a car. Around 9 PM on June 29th, a witness called 911 after spotting the animals inside the car, parked near W…. [ Keep reading ]

Body Found on Railroad Tracks, Detectives Investigating

The body of a woman was found on the railroad tracks in the 3500 Block of 5th Avenue South (near 5 Ave S and South Spokane Street) early this morning.  Detectives are investigating. At around 5:15 this morning, a train engineer who was on the tracks called 911 after he… [ Keep reading ]