Tuesday – August 25, 2020

#2020-249188/East Precinct/Third Watch:

On 8-25-2020 at 0021 hours, a suspect was taken into custody after setting fire to the East Precinct during a riot. Arson Bomb Squad was requested and responded with ATF. A Fire Marshal was called and completed a cause and origin for the fire. The suspect was interviewed and confessed to the arson. He was booked into the King County Jail for Arson 1. The case is being prepared for Federal charges with the assistance of ATF. 

#2020-249739/South Precinct/Second Watch:

On 8-25-2020 at 1542 hours, a Chevrolet Blazer was southbound on Airport Wy S near S Edmunds St, when the vehicle crossed all lanes of traffic and crashed into a tree and fence on the east side of the roadway. The adult female driver was ejected and sustained life-threatening injuries. The vehicle subsequently caught fire and was destroyed. 

#2020-250045/North Precinct/Third Watch:

On 8-25-20 at 2205 hours, police responded to the report of a robbery in 100 block of NW 85th St. The victim reported that the suspects forcibly stole her purse from her arms, and fled the area on foot, eastbound on NW 85th St. Police units searched the area for the suspects but, were unable to locate them.