Posts categorized under March 2019 - SPD Blotter

Archives for March 2019

Suspect Arrested in Downtown Assault Investigation

Update 4/25: Detectives arrested a 40-year-old man for assault Wednesday evening after serving a search warrant on his tent in Freeway Park. Detectives booked the man into King County Jail and will now work with the King County Prosecutor’s office as the case moves forward. Detectives are investigating after a… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Arrested in South Seattle, Officer and K-9 Injured

An officer and his K9 partner were injured this morning while attempting to take a suspect into custody in South Seattle.  The suspect was arrested, and both the officer and dog are expected to make full recoveries. At approximately 9:30 a.m., a K9 officer and his partner responded to a… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested, Bikes Recovered, Following Fremont Burglary

North Precinct Officers arrested a 50-year-old man Friday morning after he was spotted with a stolen bike, crashed a moped, and kicked in a door. At 4 a.m. Officer John Randle was patrolling in the 3900 block of Phinney Avenue North when he spotted a man riding a moped while towing… [ Keep reading ]

Two Killed, Two Critically Wounded After Gunman Opens Fire on Sand Point Way 

Update – March 29, 2019 7:20 p.m. A fifth victim has come forward and reported gunshot damage to her car related to this specific incident. The investigation continues. Two men were killed and a man and a woman were critically injured in the Sand Point neighborhood Tuesday after a gunman… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Arrested for String of SODO Arsons

Seattle police have arrested a woman suspected of string of arsons in the SODO area earlier this week. Investigators believe the 31-year-old woman first set five small fires in a construction site in the 2400 block of 3rd Avenue just before midnight on March 24th. She then set a fire… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Shot Outside South Delridge Market

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot in the back in the 9400 block of 16 Avenue Southwest. Police began receiving 911 calls that a man had been shot just after 3 p.m. Monday outside of a South Delridge market. Witnesses told officers they saw a vehicle speeding away from the… [ Keep reading ]

East Precinct Officers Recover Occupied Stolen Car, Arrest Felon with Stolen Gun

A man is in custody after East Precinct officers located him in possession of a stolen handgun while sitting in a stolen car on Capitol Hill early Sunday morning. On March 24th, at approximately 2:30 am, officers observed a 2018 Volvo with out of state plates parked in the 900 block of… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Teen After Man Robbed of Keys and Phone

South Precinct officers arrested a teenager and are searching for at least two additional teens after they beat and robbed a man in the Dunlap neighborhood Saturday night. A 21-year-old man called 911 at 11:30 p.m. Saturday to report he had been robbed of his phone and car keys by… [ Keep reading ]

Sex Offender Arrested After Exposing Himself at Golf Course, Daycare

Police arrested a registered sex offender at a Beacon Hill golf course this morning after the 49-year-old man exposed himself on the course and in front of a nearby daycare facility. Around 10:30 AM, police received a report of a man masturbating in front of a child care in the… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Thousands of Pills from South Seattle Xanax Dealer

Police seized a huge stash of Xanax and generic Alprazolam pills from a South Seattle man’s apartment early Thursday. Around 6 AM, South Precinct Anti-Crime Team and Narcotics investigators served a warrant at the apartment, in the 3400 block of Rainier Avenue South, and arrested the 30-year-old suspect. The investigation… [ Keep reading ]