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Police Investigating Two Weekend Shootings, Eight Other Incidents of Gunfire Citywide

Police are investigating two separate shootings that left two men injured, plus eight other incidents involving gunfire on Saturday and Sunday around the city. Saturday at 1:20 a.m, officers heard multiple shots near 12th Avenue South and South Main Street. Witnesses in the area flagged officers down and said they… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Shooting at Officers, Prowling Homes Near Volunteer Park

Police arrested a 58-year-old man Sunday night after he shot at officers and then led them on an almost two-hour search through a north Capitol Hill neighborhood. Police first learned of the suspect after a series of suspicious, prowler-type calls near Volunteer Park: at 7:40 p.m., a resident in the… [ 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 ]

Police Seek Suspects in South Seattle, First Hill Carjackings

SPD robbery detectives are searching for a group of suspects who stolen three cars at gunpoint in South Seattle and First Hill on Wednesday. At 12:05 AM on Wednesday, the three suspects approached a man at a gas station in the 3800 block of Rainier Avenue South, pointed guns at… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Friday Afternoon Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was shot in an RV encampment Friday afternoon. Witnesses began calling 911 around 3 PM to report that a man had been shot in the 2600 block of Southwest Andover St. Police arrived and found a man with mulitiple gunshot wounds and began providing… [ Keep reading ]

Traffic Collision Detectives Investigating After Driver Fatally Strikes Cyclist on 4th Avenue

SPD detectives are investigating after a driver in a Jeep fatally struck a cyclist Wednesday morning in a collision on 4th Avenue. Around 10:30 AM, the driver of the Jeep was turning out of a parking lot along 4th Avenue South and Holgate Street, preparing to turn north. The driver stopped… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Weekend Shootings in University District, SODO

Police are investigating two shootings over the weekend–one in the University District and another in SODO. On May 6th, around 9:30 PM, police were called to the University of Washington Medical Center after a woman with a gunshot wound to her arm came in for treatment. The victim told police… [ Keep reading ]

Two Injured, One Arrested After Wednesday Night Ballard Shooting

Police arrested the suspect in a shooting that left two people injured late Wednesday night in Ballard. At 11:05 p.m., police were dispatched to a physical fight in progress inside a shelter in the 6500 block of 12th Avenue Northwest. Within five minutes, a 911 caller reported someone had been… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating After Man Shot in Northgate Carjacking

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot during a carjacking in the Northgate neighborhood Wednesday evening.   At 7:40 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported a man firing a rifle near 8th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Northgate Way.   Soon after, a man called 911 and reported he had been… [ Keep reading ]

One Wounded, One Arrested After Monday Evening Pioneer Square Stabbing

One man was wounded and another is in custody after a stabbing in the Pioneer Square neighborhood Monday evening. At 6:21 p.m., a 911 caller reported two men in a physical fight at 3rd Avenue and Yesler Way. As officers were en route, another caller reported one of the men… [ Keep reading ]