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Blitz the Dog Finds Burglar Hiding In Hot Tub

SPD officers interrupted a burglar’s shvitz Monday afternoon after K9 Blitz found him hiding in a hot tub. Two witnesses called 911 around 3 PM after hearing a home security alarm ringing in the 2400 block of East Helen Street. After spotting two men leaving the home, both of the… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Cellphone Thief In U-District

Officers arrested a man Tuesday afternoon in the University District after he tried to make a fast break with a woman’s cellphone. The  24-year-old victim walking in the 1000 block of NE 45 St. with a group of friends when a man dribbling a basketball passed by them on the street.  The… [ Keep reading ]

Men Charged For Dumping Woman’s Body after Fatal Overdose

Months after a woman was found dead in a shopping cart in Ballard after suffering a fatal overdose, SPD detectives have identified two men suspected of dumping her body to avoid drawing attention to drug activity at their motor home. The King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has charged Michael Tarp,… [ Keep reading ]