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Detectives Investigating After Gun Shots in Mount Baker Neighborhood

Detectives are searching for a gunman after a car was struck by gunfire Wednesday evening in the Mount Baker Neighborhood. Witnesses began calling 911 shortly after 6 PM Wednesday reporting shots fired in the 2300 block of Rainier Ave. S. People described a passenger in a silver Audi firing shots… [ Keep reading ]

Car Prowl Victim Helps Cops Catch Prolific Thief In Brighton

A car prowl victim helped police catch a prolific thief Monday in the Brighton neighborhood after spotting the man prowling his work van for the second time in two days. The victim was working at a home in the 4400 block of South Eddy Street around 2 PM when he saw the 42-year-old suspect walking down… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Setting Fire In Abandoned Lake City Building

A two-hour standoff in North Seattle ended peacefully Wednesday after a man set a fire in an abandoned building and barricaded himself inside, leading police to temporarily shut down Lake City Way. Police received reports around 10:30 AM that the man was swinging a long metal pole and throwing paper out of… [ Keep reading ]

Burglar Arrested After Stopping to Leave Signature At Scene of the Crime

A 22-year-old man botched a burglary at a First Hill apartment building Monday night and then botched his getaway, after he stopped near the scene of the crime to sign his sub-par criminal handiwork, like some terrible Batman villain. Witnesses called police just after 10 PM when they saw the 22-year-old man trying… [ Keep reading ]