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Man Seriously Injured in SODO Shooting

One man was seriously injured late Thursday in a shooting in SODO. Around 11 pm, officers responded to reports of gunfire near 8th Avenue and Massachusetts Street. At the scene, officers found a man with gunshot wounds, who was receiving treatment from King County Sheriff’s Deputies, who also responded to the… [ Keep reading ]

Friday – May 27, 2022

#2022-133414/South Precinct/Third Watch: On 05-27-2022 at 0028 hours, officers were dispatched to a shooting call in the Mount Baker Neighborhood. Officers arrived and located evidence of a shooting in the street. No victims or property damage were located. The incident was screened. #2022-133571/East Precinct/First Watch: On 05-27-2022 at 0640 hours,… [ Keep reading ]

Thursday – May 26, 2022

#2022-132893/West Precinct/Second Watch: On 05-26-2022 at 1258 hours, Seattle Fire requested PD for a very strong chemical smell from a unit in an apartment complex. The building was evacuated. ABS responded and cleared the unit of any obvious dangerous chemicals. SFD was unable to locate the source of the initial… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest One, Seize Gun, Drugs, Cash Downtown Thursday Evening

Police recovered a handgun, narcotics and more than $2,000 cash from a suspected drug dealer Downtown on Thursday evening.  At around 5:00 p.m., officers patrolling the Downtown core witnessed a man conduct multiple drug transactions in the 200 block of Pike Street. Police followed him several blocks away and told… [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday – May 25, 2022

#2022-131412/North Precinct/Third Watch: On 05-25-2022 at 0054 hours, officers arrived with Seattle Fire for a small fire in the lobby of an apartment complex. Smoke filled the complex after the fire was put out. Fire Marshal arrived at the scene, and it was determined to have been arson, with a… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday – May 24, 2022

#2022-130528/Southwest Precinct/First Watch: On 05-24-2022 at 0230 hours, a suspect was heckling females at the Corner Pocket Billiards located at the 4300 SW Alaska St. A male intervened and a disturbance ensued. The intervening male victim left the establishment and went to the parking lot at an apartment building located… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man After He Drives SUV Onto Sidewalk at Pedestrians

Officers arrested a man on Capitol Hill on Saturday after he drove his SUV onto the sidewalk in an apparent attempt to strike two pedestrians. Around 2:00 AM, the suspect reportedly became involved in an altercation in the with a street performer and used a racial slur during the incident…. [ Keep reading ]

Monday – May 23, 2022

#2022-129874/North Precinct/First Watch: On 05-23-2022 at 1043 hours, Vehicle 1 (V1) was SB on Aurora approaching 135th. The driver stated he had no brakes approaching the stop light. He attempted to turn EB onto 135th. In the process, he clipped Vehicle 2 (V2) which was stopped in the left turn… [ Keep reading ]

Sunday – May 22, 2022

#2022-128696/North Precinct/Third Watch: On 05-22-2022 at 0211 hours, the King County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting scene one block north of the Seattle boundary with Shoreline where three victims had been shot at a large party. There was a large, unruly crowd and KCSO requested a “Fast Back” by… [ Keep reading ]

Saturday – May 21, 2022

#2022-127831/Southwest Precinct/First Watch: On 05-21-2022 at 0656 hours, officers were in the area behind the Target located at the 2800 BLK of SW Barton St. Officers saw a vehicle and ran the license plate. The vehicle was taken in an armed robbery involving a firearm on 5/18/22 in South Seattle… [ Keep reading ]