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Saturday – August 29, 2020

#2020-253325/South Precinct/Second Watch:

On 8-29-2020 at 1218 hours, a King County Sheriff’s Deputy was driving his 2015 PIU southbound on Airport Way S after clearing from a call. He was not traveling to another call and was not driving with his emergency lights or siren activated. Witnesses reported that the Deputy appeared to be unresponsive as he traveled southbound in the 5800 Block of Airport Way S. The Deputy entered northbound traffic before entering back into the southbound lane of Airport Way S in the 5900 Block. The Deputy rear-ended an occupied parallel parked vehicle which began a chain reaction involving the occupied vehicle rear-ending an unoccupied vehicle in front which rear-ended another unoccupied vehicle. A 41-year-old female was sitting in the passenger front seat of the occupied parked vehicle (2009 Subaru Impreza Wagon). The female was pronounced deceased at the scene by medics. The Deputy who was reported to be in his 50s was taken to Harborview Medical Center for treatment. 

#2020-253541/North Precinct/Second Watch:

On 8-29-2020 at 1740 hours, an altercation occurred between at least 2 males, one inside a vehicle the other on the street with an axe. The suspect in the car shot 3-5 rounds from the vehicle striking the victim at least once in the thigh. The victim hobbled to his vehicle parked on Nesbit Av N just south of N 90th ST. He was assisted into the vehicle and driven to Northwest Hospital. The suspect vehicle left the area at a high rate of speed. Officers met with the victim at the hospital. A possible suspect was identified and searched for with negative results as of this writing. 

#2020-253737/South Precinct/Third Watch:

On 8-29-2020 at 2258 hours, officers responded to shot heard incident in the Rainier Valley neighborhood. There were no victim and no damage. Patrol processed the scene.