Posts categorized under 2021 Homicides Archives - SPD Blotter

Three Killed, Five Injured in Sunday Morning Shootings

In a span of three hours on Sunday morning, three people were killed and five were wounded in a series of unrelated shootings in Belltown, Pioneer Square, the Chinatown-International District and Capitol Hill. At 1:48 a.m., a bar employee in the 2200 block of 1st Avenue reported a physical fight… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Friday Night Homicide in Roosevelt Neighborhood

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the Roosevelt neighborhood Friday night. At 9:42 p.m., 911 callers reported hearing shots in the 1000 block of 63rd Avenue Northeast. Police and Seattle Firefighters responded and found a man in a vehicle with a gunshot wound. Lifesaving measures were… [ Keep reading ]

One Killed, Three Injured in Alki Shooting

UPDATE 6/30/21: Police arrested a suspect in this case several hours after the shooting. Detectives booked the 19-year-old-man into King County Jail for investigation of homicide. Police continue to investigate this incident. One man was killed and three others were shot late Monday night at Alki Beach. Just before midnight,… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Sunday Night Homicide in First Hill

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the First Hill Neighborhood Sunday night. Witnesses began calling 911 to report shots fired in the 800 block of Marion Street Sunday night around 8:30. Police arrived within four minutes and found a single male victim with multiple… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Identified in March Homicide

Homicide detectives have identified the suspect in a March 2021 homicide and need your help finding him. On March 17th a subject entered the church and community center located at 7728 Rainier Avenue South. He entered a second-floor room where a meeting was being held by multiple Community Passageways program… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Need Your Help Solving Murder of Seattle Artist

Detectives need your help solving a murder of a Seattle artist after her body was found in the Montlake neighborhood. On Sunday, May 30 the body of 45-year-old Necia McKendrick was found on the fringes of Interlaken Park near E. Eaton Place.  Her body had been there for an undetermined… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Homicide

Detectives are investigating and a suspect is custody after a man was killed in City Hall Park Thursday night. Witnesses began calling 911 at 8 PM stating that a man had been stabbed in the 400 block of Jefferson Street. Officers arrived within two minutes and immediately arrested a suspect… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]

Detectives Investigating Homicide in Montlake Neighborhood

SPD Homicide detectives are investigating after a woman’s body was found in a greenbelt near the Montlake neighborhood. Around 3:45 PM on May 30th, police received a 911 call from a homeowner in the 1900 block of East Eaton Place, who reported finding the woman’s body in a wooded area… [ Keep reading ]