Tuesday – December 1, 2020

#2020-332621/South Precinct/First Watch:

On 12-01-2020 at 0735 hours, officers responded to a reported property damage complaint in the 6100 block of Rainier Ave S. The complainant advised that approximately 14 vehicles had their tires slashed. Officers arrived and during the investigation discovered that 37 vehicles had tires slashed, with the damage ranging from one tire to all four tires per vehicle. At this time, there is no suspect information. Officers canvased the area and were unable to locate usable video surveillance.

#2020-333316/Southwest Precinct/Third Watch:

On 12-01-2020 at 2142 hours, officers were dispatched to a hate crime offense at an apartment complex in the area of 35 Av SW and SW Avalon Way. The complainant was calling to report that a tenant there had assaulted another tenant in the common area of the building and had also been calling the victim racial and derogatory names. Officers arrived on scene and developed probable cause for a hate crime. The suspect had returned to her apartment and refused to open the door for officers. The Hostage Negotiation Team was called to the scene, several CIT officers were on scene, and a search warrant was applied for while officers attempted to convince the suspect to leave her apartment. Ultimately, the warrant was signed and SWAT assisted in forcing entry to the apartment. The suspect was taken into custody without incident and booked into the King County Jail.