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Monday – April 18, 2022

#2022-097072/North Precinct/Second Watch:

On 04-18-2022 at 1700 hours SPD and Seattle Fire were dispatched to Ballard Commons for a person who suffered burns from a porta potty fire. Officers and SFD arrived and located a severely burned female who was unresponsive. Medics treated the victim and transported her to HMC. The investigation indicated the fire started inside the porta potty likely from narcotic use. SFD Marshal responded to the scene.

#2022-097218/North Precinct/Third Watch:

On 04-18-2022 at 2030 hours, officers responded to NW Hospital for a patient who had assaulted multiple staff members by spitting on them. These victims felt that they were targeted because of their race or perceived sexual orientation. This was supported by documentation from the hospital. Officers also witnessed this behavior from the suspect. The suspect was arrested and booked on multiple charges.

#2022-097271/Southwest Precinct/Third Watch:

On 04-18-2022 at 2139 hours, a victim ran into a store at Westwood Village and stated three males had just tried to rob him at gunpoint. The victim was uninjured, and he had nothing taken from him. Evidence showed three unknown masked males ducked behind vehicles in the parking lot, appearing to stalk the victim prior to his entry into the store. The males surrounded the victim and attempted to grab the victim as he ran past them into the store. The males then got into a nearby parked black passenger vehicle and fled the scene.