Posts categorized under February 2018 - SPD Blotter

Archives for February 2018

Man Wanted for Making Threats at Capitol Hill School

Officers are searching for 26-year-old Leonardo Riviera who they believe threatened to harm someone at Meany Middle School. Riviera walked up to the school Monday morning claiming he had a knife and imitating a gun with his hand.  School security escorted Riviera off the property just before students notified officials of… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Firing Shots into the Air on First Hill

A 31-year-old man is now in custody after he fired several rounds from a .22 semi-automatic pistol into the air on First Hill this morning. At around 9:30 Wednesday morning, officers responded to several calls of a man firing a gun into the air in the 1100 block of Summit… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested Following Ballard Bike Robbery

Officers arrested a man and are searching for two women after they assaulted a man and stole his bicycle near the Ballard library early Wednesday morning. A man was walking his bike through the 5700 block of 22 Avenue Northwest Wednesday just after midnight.  The 43-year-old man passed a group of three… [ Keep reading ]

Delridge Burglary Foiled by Eagle-Eyed Neighbor

Officers arrested a man Tuesday morning for burglary after an observant neighbor saw him trying to break into a Delridge home. A neighbor called 911 Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. after she spotted a man attempting to break into a home in the 1200 block of Southwest Othello Street. The witness… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Arrested with Drugs, Gun After Foot Pursuit in Pioneer Square

At 2:00 am Tuesday, February 27th,  West Precinct officers responded to a report of narcotics dealing in the area of 1st Avenue and Cherry Street.  The caller stated that it appeared two men, one in a parked car,  were engaged in a drug deal at that location.  The caller provided… [ Keep reading ]

Burglar Arrested After Lengthy Search in Columbia City

On Monday, February 26th, at around 11:30 am, a victim returned home to discover an unknown woman inside her residence in the 4800 block of Rainier Avenue South.  According to the victim, the suspect appeared to be high or intoxicated.  The suspect fled the residence after stealing jewelry.  Officers responded… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Attempting to Rob Broadway Restaurant, Assault Employee

Police arrested a 34-year-old man after he demanded money and assaulted an employee inside a restaurant Sunday afternoon on Capitol Hill. Officers responded to a restaurant in the 1500 block of Broadway shortly after 3:00 pm Sunday.  According to witnesses, the suspect entered the restaurant and began to act erratically. … [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Shot, Dog Killed in Judkins Park Home Invasion Robbery

Robbery detectives are investigating after a man was shot and a dog was killed in a Judkins Park home invasion robbery at 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Witnesses called 911 Sunday night to report masked men had forced their way into a home in the 1100 block of 29 Avenue South.  Officers responding… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested Following Downtown Stabbing

Officers arrested a man following a stabbing downtown Saturday afternoon. Witnesses called police to the bus tunnel at 3rd Avenue and Pike Street for a report of a disturbance at 2:15 p.m Saturday. When police arrived they found an adult male on the ground with a stab wound to the… [ Keep reading ]

Employment Timeline for Sexual Assault Suspect Released

This document was released today by Seattle Public Schools in reference to a sexual assault case currently being investigated by our department. Anyone with information about additional potential victims is asked to contact Detective Anthony Belgarde at anthony.belgarde@seattle.gov Employment Timeline for A. Virachismith We have carefully reviewed our employment records to… [ Keep reading ]