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(Updated) Woman Found Deceased After Hit and Run Collision in SODO

Update: 3/18/23, 2:30 p.m. Detectives have obtained surveillance images of the vehicle in this incident and are seeking the public’s help locating the vehicle. Surveillance video showed the vehicle that struck the pedestrian is a white 2018-2023 Dodge Charger. The vehicle has a black racing stripe. The driver continued northbound… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Police Arrest Assault Suspect, Recover Gun

Today, Seattle Police officers assigned to the Community Response Group and Patrol located and arrested an assault suspect in West Seattle. Officers recovered a gun from a stolen vehicle the suspect was driving. On December 27th, 2022, officers responded to an assault in the 2200 block of 15th Avenue West… Filed Under: General, Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Arrest Made in Hate Crime Assault Against Tourist

Seattle Police arrested a man Thursday afternoon after he was identified as the suspect in a racially based hate crime assault on a tourist Wednesday. Officers originally responded to a park in the 3000 block of Alaskan Way Wednesday afternoon after witnesses watched an assault on an out-of-state visitor. Officers… Filed Under: Investigations, West Precinct

Suspect Arrested After Physical and Sexual Assault

Seattle Police responded to a Capitol Hill home where two men had been assaulted Tuesday afternoon. Officers arrived just before 5:00 p.m. in the 1700 block of Summit Avenue and spoke with a 27-year-old man who was punched in the face and threatened by an unknown male who was still… Filed Under: East Precinct, Investigations

Male Arrested After Selling Narcotics

Today, at about 9:30 a.m., police observed a suspect involved in the selling of narcotics in downtown Seattle. Officers arrested the 32-year-old male suspect near the intersection of 3rd Avenue and Pike Street. Prior to his arrest, the suspect was observed selling narcotics in exchange for cash to multiple subjects. … Filed Under: Investigations, West Precinct

Suspect Arrested for Robbery Near University Village

Seattle police responded to a robbery at gunpoint near University Village Tuesday afternoon. At 4:30 p.m. officers arrived in the 3000 block of Northeast 45th Street and contacted the 41-year-old male victim who is a loss prevention employee of a local grocery store. The victim stated he observed a male… Filed Under: Investigations, North Precinct

Deceased Woman Found in South Lake Union Encampment

Seattle police officers responded to a report of a body found at an encampment in South Lake Union Tuesday night. Officers arrived shortly after 8:00 p.m. in the 1100 block of Mercer Street and located a deceased woman. The woman is presumed to be in her 50’s to 60’s. Officers… Filed Under: Investigations, West Precinct

Deceased Woman Left in Vehicle to be Found 

Seattle Police responded to a report of a deceased woman in a vehicle in the Laurelhurst neighborhood early Tuesday morning. Police arrived just after 2:00 a.m. in the 4500 block of 40th Avenue Northeast and found the woman wrapped in a blanket, inside a black SUV in the emergency drop… Filed Under: Investigations, North Precinct

Arrest Closes Multiple Cases for SPD

The Seattle Police Department has made an arrest in series of fraudulent vehicle purchases. Late February, SPD detectives received a case involving an attempted fraudulent purchase of a vehicle, and quickly discovered this criminal activity had occurred at multiple locations, impacting multiple victims. Officers acquired evidence of a potential suspect… Filed Under: Investigations

SPD’s Major Crimes Task Force Arrests Suspected Drug Dealer

This morning at about 6:00 a.m., after a month of investigating, Seattle Police Major Crimes Task Force Detectives served a search warrant on a residence and vehicle in the city of Kent. Police recovered two firearms and approximately $7,180.00 in cash. A 34-year-old male suspect was arrested for… [ Keep reading ]