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Officers Serve Narcotics Warrant in Kent, Man Shoots Self in Leg

A man shot himself in the leg in front of police on Monday as SPD investigators moved in to take another man, a suspected narcotics dealer, into custody in the parking lot of a Kent gas station. Officers with the SWAT team were in the 23800 block of West Valley… [ Keep reading ]

West Seattle Bridge Reopens Following Morning Truck Crash

A large commercial dump truck collided with, and then came to a rest on top of, a jersey barrier on the West Seattle Bridge, impacting traffic for much of Tuesday morning and afternoon. City agencies closed several lanes on the bridge and removed the truck by late-morning, reopening the bridge… [ Keep reading ]

Police Net Soccer Goal Package Thief

Officers arrested 24-year-old man on Monday moments after he stole a brand-new soccer goal off the porch of a West Seattle home. Around 2:15 PM, patrol officers spotted a man carrying a strange assortment of items—a sealed cardboard box, a gas can, a baby carrier and a metal chair—near the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Fatally Struck By Tractor-Trailer in SODO

Traffic Collision Investigation Squad detectives responded to a fatality collision Tuesday morning at a business at 6th Avenue South and South Holgate Street. At approximately 10:40 am, officers and Seattle Fire responded to the Goodwill store in SODO for reports of a man pinned between a truck trailer and the… [ Keep reading ]

Fatality Collision Investigation in SODO

Traffic Collision Investigation Squad (TCIS) detectives are on the scene of a fatality collision that occurred earlier this morning on Airport Way South.  One person was declared deceased at the scene and another person was transported to Harborview Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. At approximately 7:00 am Tuesday a patrol… [ Keep reading ]