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Tuesday – June 13, 2023

#2023-164077/West Precinct/First Watch:

On 06-13-2023 at 0434 hours, officers found an encampment fire at 6th Avenue S/Yesler Way. The occupants of a tent were inside sleeping at the time the fire started and were able to escape. SFD responded and extinguished the fire; no injuries were reported. SPD ABS was also notified.

#2023-164157/North Precinct/First Watch:

At 0708 hours, police contacted the victim of a robbery who was threatened while sitting in his car by a suspect armed with a knife. Officers arrived in the area and took the suspect into custody after a short foot pursuit.

#2023-164646/West Precinct/Second Watch:

At 1550 hours, officers responded to call where the suspect forced his way into the victim’s home and made threats with a knife. The suspect barricaded himself inside a residence which initiated an HNT and SWAT response. Police eventually took him into custody and booked him into KCJ.

#2023-164989/South Precinct/Third Watch:

At 2212 hours, officers responded to a carjacking after the victim’s vehicle was stolen at gunpoint by an armed suspect. Police checked the area for the suspect and vehicle but did not locate either.