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Fremont Man Bitten By Prowler After Taking Keys to Getaway Van

Police are investigating after a Fremont man confronted a car prowler and took the suspect’s keys, leading the prowler to bite the victim and flee. Shortly before 11:00pm Tuesday, a resident sitting on his porch in the 3600 block of Francis Avenue North saw someone breaking into his car. The… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Suspected Drug Dealer, Seize Handgun and Rifle Ammunition at Courthouse Park

Officers arrested a suspected drug dealer in Courthouse Park and seized a handgun, narcotics, and rifle ammunition early Saturday. After arresting the 50-year-old man Tukwila man at the park near 3rd Avenue and Yesler around 12:45 AM, officers searched the man and his vehicle and recovered 15 grams of methamphetamine, 5… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Arrests Convicted Felon in Ongoing Investigation Into Pharmacy Burglaries

In the past 4 months, Puget Sound area pharmacies have been burglarized by suspects taking large quantities of narcotics and cigarettes. On November 27th at 5:00 am, two suspects entered a pharmacy through the drive-up window and in just over a minute, made their way to the locked pharmacy cabinet.  The… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Stolen Car, Arrest Driver in West Seattle

Officers arrested a woman and recovered a stolen vehicle in West Seattle this morning after struck another motorist while trying to flee from police. Around 10:45 AM officers responded to the 800 block of SW Trenton Street for a report of two people passed out in a gray Honda, which… [ Keep reading ]

Four Arrested During Monday Night Capitol Hill Protest

Seattle Police made four arrests on Monday night during a demonstration on Capitol Hill. Around 8 PM, officers witnessed members of a protest damage an ATM in the 1600 block of Broadway. The group continued on and smashed windows at a coffee shop in the 800 block of 12 Ave…. [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Sunday Shooting in Alki, Suspect in Custody

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot multiple times Sunday afternoon in the Alki neighborhood. Police were dispatched to the 6000 block of Stevens Street Southwest after multiple callers reported shots had been fired in the alley. Officers arrived and found a man seriously wounded with multiple gunshot wounds…. [ Keep reading ]

Three Arrested During Capitol Hill Demonstration

Seattle Police made three arrests on Friday night during a demonstration on Capitol Hill. At about 7:48 pm, officers had announced an order to disperse when the group was blocking all lanes of traffic at E Denny Wy and E Olive Wy. The group had been blocking traffic at E… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Suspect in Monday Afternoon Downtown Stabbing

Police arrested a 27-year-old man in downtown Seattle on Monday after he stabbed a stranger on the street. Shortly before 3:30pm, officers responded to 500 block of Olive Way to investigate the stabbing. The victim reported he was walking on the sidewalk when a man, who he did not know,… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Fatal Electrocution Accident

One man was killed and another was injured when their aluminum ladder fell on a power line and electrocuted them both.  At approximately 3:20pm, the Seattle Fire Department responded to a medical call related to an industrial accident in the 800 block of 32nd Avenue. A 52-year-old man and a… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Arrested in Stolen Car, Handgun Recovered

SPD officer arrested a 27-year-old male in a reported stolen vehicle this afternoon in West Seattle. Officers had been dispatched to the area of the 4000 block of Fauntleroy Way SW at about 1 p.m. at the request of another police agency. A reported stolen vehicle was mapping to that… [ Keep reading ]