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Man Killed in Pioneer Square Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in the Pioneer Square neighborhood. At 12:22 a.m., multiple 911 callers reported hearing shots near 1st Avenue and Cherry Street. Police responded and found a man on the ground with a gunshot wound to the chest. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Homicide

Homicide detectives are investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot and killed in the Central District Thursday night. Witnesses called 911 at 8:30 PM Thursday to report a shooting in the 300 block of 23 Avenue South. When police arrived they found out that a man had been transported from… [ Keep reading ]

53 Arrested in Citywide Retail Theft Operation

Officers made more than 50 arrests and recovered thousands of dollars worth of stolen merchandise on Wednesday following a citywide retail theft operation. Police began the operation before 8:00 a.m., focusing on theft operations targeting nine large retailers and grocery stores around the city. When the operation concluded around 10:30… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Man, Seize Two Guns Following Dispute In West Seattle

Police arrested a man in the Delridge neighborhood Monday afternoon after he brandished a firearm and threatened a woman and her adult son. A 59-year-old woman called 911 around 5:15 PM Monday and reported the suspect had pulled a gun on her and her son after the two men got… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Five Firearms Following Crisis Call, Arrest Man For Earlier Drive-By Shooting

Police seized five firearms and arrested a 52-year-old man Monday evening, hours after he opened fire on a South Seattle home. Around 4:45 PM, a man in a green sedan pulled up in the 8300 block of Renton Avenue South and opened fire from his car, striking a home and… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Rifle, Handgun After Man Wounded in South Seattle Shooting

Police recovered a rifle and a handgun Monday evening after a 21-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in South Seattle. Around 7:30 PM, police received reports of a shooting in the 7000 block of Rainier Avenue South. Officers found the 21-year-old victim lying on the ground in a parking… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Found Dead in Columbia City Park

Homicide detectives are investigating after a 31-year-old man was found dead Monday morning in a Columbia City park. Police were dispatched to the 3900 block of South Conover Way at 5:19 am Monday to investigate a report of an unresponsive man on the ground in the park. Officers arrived and… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Two People Shot Saturday Evening

Police are investigating after two shooting victims were located early Saturday evening. Officers were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the 2701 block of Beacon Avenue South at 6:50 PM Saturday. When police arrived they found a man with a gunshot wound to the leg. As officers were… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Gun, Drugs, Cash and Gold in Beacon Hill

Officers seized narcotics, gold jewelry, a stolen handgun and nearly $8,000 cash Thursday morning while serving a warrant as part of an investigation into a suspected drug dealer. Police arrested the suspect this morning and searched his vehicle and home in the 3600 block of 13th Avenue South. Police found… [ Keep reading ]

Pedestrian Killed in South Seattle Collision

Detectives are investigating after a man was killed early Thursday morning in a motorist/pedestrian collision on Airport Way South. At approximately 2:50 a.m., the driver of a small SUV was travelling northbound on Airport Way South. Near South Norfolk Street, the driver struck a pedestrian. The driver stopped and called… [ Keep reading ]