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Police Investigate Stabbing near Westlake Center

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed near Westlake Center.

Shortly after 6:30 p.m., officers responded to a report of a male stabbed near 4th Avenue and Pike Street. Police arrived and located a 32-year-old male with a stab wound. Officers provided life-saving measures until Seattle Fire Department personnel arrived.

The victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center in serious condition.

Witnesses reported that a male suspect threatened the victim then stabbed him at 3rd Avenue and Pike Street.  After being stabbed the victim walked to 4th and Pike. The suspect fled into the tunnel at Westlake after the assault.  

Officers searched for the suspect, but he was not located.

Police interviewed witnesses and collected evidence from the scene. The investigation is ongoing, and updates will be posted here.

If anyone has information about this incident, please call SPD’s Violent Crimes Tip Line at (206) 233-5000.