Posts categorized under July 2020 - SPD Blotter

Archives for July 2020

Thursday – July 30, 2020

#2020-226561/West Precinct/Third Watch: On 7-30-2020 at 0030 hours, a Queen Anne resident approached a group of protestors who had been marching around the area for several hours. The man asked them to quiet down. The protestors aggressively challenged the victim who began recording the incident should he be attacked. This… [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday – July 29, 2020

#2020-225672/Southwest Precinct/First Watch: On 7-29-2020 at 0520 hours, officers were dispatched to a report of a robbery in the area of 16 Ave SW and SW Orchard ST. The suspect was the passenger in a silver, SUV-type vehicle with a loud exhaust. The suspect exited the vehicle and confronted the… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday – July 28, 2020

#2020-224685/South Precinct/Third Watch: On 7-28-2020 at 0241 hours, officers responded to a reported shooting in the 6200 block of Rainier Ave South and located a victim who had been shot once in his right calf. Witnesses reported that a small dark sedan drove by north on Rainier Ave S after… [ Keep reading ]

Monday – July 27, 2020

#2020-223763/North Precinct/First Watch: On 7-27-2020 at 0323 hours, a man was preparing to pump gas into his rental car. He stated he was seated in his car when he felt glass fragments hitting him. He thought the airbags had deployed but then realized someone was shooting at him, and he… [ Keep reading ]

Sunday – July 26, 2020

#2020-223408/South Precinct/Second Watch: On 7-26-20 at 1519 hours, officers responded to an attempted armed robbery in the 3600 block of 33 AV South. The suspect punched the victim in the face three times and then pulled two knives and demanded that the victim hand over his money. The victim fled… [ Keep reading ]

Saturday – July 25, 2020

#2020-222375/Southwest Precinct/First Watch: On 7-25-2020 at approximately 0651 hours, the victim called to report that his vehicle had bullet holes in it. The primary officer located 8 separate bullet holes in the front bumper, grill, and hood of the victim’s vehicle. There were many vehicles parked near the victim’s car,… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Assaulted During Queen Anne Protest

Updated Post 8/19/2020: Following weeks of investigation, detectives were able to identify a suspect in this case. On Wednesday morning, detectives arrested the 27-year-old male in the South Lake Union neighborhood. The suspect ran from officers and stated he injured himself when he fell to the ground. He was taken… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Serve Search Warrant, Recover Items Used in Weekend Demonstration

On Saturday, July 25th there was a large demonstration that took place on Capitol Hill. Individuals among the crowd set several trailers at a construction site on fire, and damaged numerous cars in the parking lot at 12th Avenue and Alder Street. Damage to several businesses occurred as the crowd… [ Keep reading ]

Arrest Made in Deadly Aurora Motel Fire

A 24-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night in North Seattle for the arson at the Hillside Motel earlier this month, which resulted in the deaths of two people and injured four others. Early morning on Monday, July 13th, the Seattle Fire Department and Seattle Police responded to a large fire… [ Keep reading ]

Friday – July 24th, 2020

#2020-221603/South Precinct/First Watch: On 7-24-2020 at 0913 hours, a suspect encountered a female business owner in Columbia City. The suspect used derogatory names numerous times. He spat in the victim’s face, used a broken tree branch to strike her left arm multiple times, causing swelling. He then threatened to kill… [ Keep reading ]