Posts categorized under October 28, 2016 4:04 pm - SPD Blotter

Archives for October 28, 2016 4:04 pm

Can You Help Identify These International District Bag Thieves?

Thousands of dollars in campaign funds were stolen off an International District street Wednesday night after a campaign worker dropped a bag of cash and checks while chasing after a purse snatcher. Now SPD detectives are asking for the public’s help in tracking down the suspects in the two separate thefts…. [ Keep reading ]

Bank Robber Arrested After Being Recognized By His Corrections Supervisor

A Seattle bank robber was arrested this week after he stopped in for a visit with his Department of Corrections (DOC) supervisor, who recognized him from security camera photos. On Saturday, October 22nd, a white male walked into a bank in the 400 block of Broadway Ave East. The suspect (pictured) fled… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded In Shooting At 23rd and Union

A 49-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Thursday evening at a barbershop near 23rd Avenue and East Union Street. Police received reports of a shooting around 6:30 PM and arrived to find the 49-year-old victim sitting in a chair inside the business. Witnesses at the scene didn’t provide much information… [ Keep reading ]

Early Morning Collision Investigation on Light Rail Tracks at MLK/Cloverdale

Detectives from the Traffic Collision Investigation Squad (TCIS) are conducting the follow up investigation following an early morning one vehicle collision into a pole on the light rail tracks at Martin Luther King Jr. Way South and South Cloverdale.  The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was transported to Harborview Medical… [ Keep reading ]