Suspect Arrested in Stolen Car, Handgun Recovered

SPD officer arrested a 27-year-old male in a reported stolen vehicle this afternoon in West Seattle.

Officers had been dispatched to the area of the 4000 block of Fauntleroy Way SW at about 1 p.m. at the request of another police agency. A reported stolen vehicle was mapping to that area. Officers located the vehicle and took the suspect into custody.

Officers conducted a search of the vehicle following the arrest and located a handgun inside, which was seized and placed into evidence.

Police booked the suspect into the King County Jail.