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Seattle Police Arrest Suspects in Two Homicides in Two Days

Detectives arrested suspects in two separate homicides in two days.

Officers responded to the first homicide in West Seattle on July 23, 2023 at about 10:40 p.m. in the 5400 block of Delridge Way Southwest. Initially, they located evidence of a shooting, but no victims.

After a crash on the West Seattle Bridge shortly after, a 27-year-old man driving the car was found shot several times. He died at Harborview Medical Center.

Seattle police detectives worked with SWAT and the Gun Violence Reduction Unit to arrest a juvenile suspect on March 12.

The second homicide happened in Pioneer Square on Feb. 25 at about 1:30 a.m. near Occidental Avenue South and South Washington Street.

It was reported three people were shot in a parking lot. Two people were taken to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. A third victim was taken to Virginia Mason Hospital in a car and was immediately transferred to Harborview Medical Center where he died.

On March 11, detectives interviewed several witnesses and a suspect. A 23-year-old man was booked in the King County Jail for second-degree murder.

If you have any information about these or other homicides, please contact the SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at (206) 233-5000.