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Homicide Investigation Underway at South Seattle Encampment

Police are investigating a suspicious death in the Highland Park neighborhood Tuesday evening. Around 8:00 p.m., officers were called to the 9200 block of Myers Way South after a body was found in an encampment. Police observed signs of trauma on the victim and are investigating the death as a… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATED)Man Dies After Shooting in Belltown Neighborhood 

UPDATE: 03/11/2023 at 2:00 p.m. Seattle Police Detectives located two suspects involved in the 3rd Avenue and Bell Street shooting that occurred earlier this week on Monday. With assistance from Major Crimes Task Force and SPD SWAT, the 43-year-old male suspect was arrested for murder and unlawful possession of a… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATED)Early Morning Shooting Leaves Woman Dead

UPDATE: 3/10/2023, 4:10 p.m. Today, Seattle Police Department detectives arrested a suspect involved in the South Seattle shooting. The *29–year-old female suspect will be booked later into King County Jail. Thank you to our federal partners with the U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Fugitive Apprehension Team for assisting with the arrest…. [ Keep reading ]

Robbery Suspect Shot in Ballard Neighborhood

Seattle Police responded to a shooting where a man was reported shot in a parking lot. Officers arrived at approximately 04:00 p.m. in the 7700 block of 15th Avenue Northwest and located two men with gunshot wounds. Community members assisted with medical care prior to police arrival. It appears the… Filed Under: 2023 Homicides, North Precinct

Detectives Investigating Tuesday Morning Homicide in Rainier Valley

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in an apartment in the Rainier Valley early Tuesday morning. At 6:58 a.m., patrol officers were called to a residential building in the 6800 block of Rainier Avenue South for reports of a down person. Police arrived and found a… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATED) Detectives Arrest Suspect in Saturday Morning Homicide on Aurora

UPDATE 2/5/23, 12:53 PM: Detectives have arrested a 45-year-old man in connection with this case. Police booked the man into King County Jail for homicide early Sunday morning. Original Post, 2/4/23: Detectives Investigating Saturday Morning Homicide on Aurora Detectives are investigating after a man was killed in North Seattle Saturday… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATED) A Man Found Dead After Shooting late Friday night in Wallingford

UPDATE: 02/02/2023 02:52 p.m. Preliminary information indicates this death was not criminal in nature. Detectives will continue to investigate and the post will be updated if the status of the case changes. Seattle Police responded to a caller reporting a man had been shot near the intersection of 5th Avenue… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATED) Two Gunshot Wound Victims After Shooting Tuesday Evening

UPDATE: 01/25/2023 01:39 p.m. The 29-year-old male, who arrived at Harborview Medical Center, was involved in the shooting that occurred late Tuesday evening in the 1900 block of 22nd Avenue South*. After arriving at HMC, the man later died from their gunshot wound injury. Homicide detectives have determined the 54-year-old… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATE) Detectives Investigating Georgetown Double Homicide

UPDATE: 06/01/2023, 8:43 a.m. On Tuesday, SPD developed probable cause to charge a 45-year-old man with murder and assault in the double homicide that occurred earlier this year in January. He is currently booked in King County Jail. Original Post: 01/19/2023, 1:56 a.m. Detectives are investigating after two men were… [ Keep reading ]

Man Shot in Chest After Shooting Near Mount Baker Neighborhood

Seattle Police responded to a man shot in the 3300 block of Rainier Avenue South near the Mount Baker neighborhood. At approximately 08:30 p.m., officers arrived and located a man with a life-threatening critical gunshot wound to the chest. Multiple suspects entered the business then shot the victim in the chest…. [ Keep reading ]