Woman Arrested For Crown Hill Attack

Police arrested a 43-year-old woman in Crown Hill on Sunday after she attacked a woman with a makeshift club and slashed a motorcyclist’s tire before she was arrested.

According to witnesses, the suspect approached a woman outside a pharmacy at 15th Avenue and Northwest 85th Street around 11:30 AM and swung a black bag, containing a half-pound rock, at the woman, striking her in the head.

The suspect then approached a motorcyclist in the store’s parking lot and slashed one of his tires.

Officers arrived and ordered the woman to drop the boxcutter or she would be Tasered. She complied and was taken into custody.

Medics treated the female victim at the scene before she was transported to the hospital by a private ambulance.

Officers booked the suspect into the King County Jail for assault.