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Man Wounded In Capitol Hill Shooting

A 29-year-old man was wounded in a shooting near Cal Anderson Park on Wednesday after an apparent marijuana deal turned into a robbery. Around 10:40 AM, witnesses flagged down officers near Cal Anderson Park and said they’d just heard gunshots in the area and said a man with a gunshot… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in Central District Shooting

A 53-year-old man was wounded in a shooting early Wednesday in the Central District. Around 2:15 AM, police responded to a report of gunfire in the 1500 block of East Cherry Street. Officers found the victim—who had been shot in the stomach—lying in a doorway inside an apartment building. Police… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Investigating Social Media Threats at Schools (Updated)

Update 12/17 — SPD detectives have arrested a 17-year-old girl for threats made against Franklin High School, who admitted to police the incident was a hoax. Police released the teen to her parents and are forwarding the case to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for review. SPD is not… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest 35 People In Downtown Organized Retail Theft Operation

Officers arrested 35 people Wednesday at a downtown store as part of SPD’s ongoing work to deter organized retail theft. Throughout the day, officers watched individuals steal tens of thousands of dollars worth of cutlery, kitchen sets, detergent, and large quantities of liquor from the store and walk out the… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in Chinatown-International District Shooting

One man was wounded in an overnight shooting in the Chinatown-International District. Around 12:20 AM, officers responded to a reported shooting at 10th Avenue and South King Street. There, officers found a man with a gunshot wound to his leg. The man declined to provide police with details of what had… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Multiple Overnight Shootings

Police are investigating multiple overnight shootings including a man who opened fire in SODO then attempted to flee the scene in a bus before being arrested by police Thursday. In the first incident, Police arrested a 34-year-old man after witnesses saw him fire a handgun in the SODO neighborhood around… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Pioneer Square Shooting Thursday Morning

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Pioneer Square neighborhood on Thursday morning. At 8:00 a.m. a 911 caller reported someone had been shot near 2nd Avenue and Cherry Street. Police responded to the area and found a man with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Body Found in Stolen Car

Update 12/10/21: This is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim has been identified as a 24-year-old man. Original: Detectives are investigating after a body was found in a stolen car parked in the Lakewood neighborhood of South Seattle on Thursday. At approximately 9:00 a.m., a Parking Enforcement Officer… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Student For Threatening School Shooting on Social Media

Police arrested a 13-year-old boy Monday after he made threats on a social media app to shoot students at his North Seattle middle school. On Sunday December 5th, police were notified of an online threat of a shooting at Whitman Middle School. Police began investigating and were able to determine… [ Keep reading ]

Police Find Gun, Ammo, Narcotics in Car After DUI Arrest

After arresting a man in North Seattle for DUI late Thursday night, police found a loaded gun, a variety of narcotics, and almost 100 rounds of ammunition in the car he was driving. Thursday at about 10:30 p.m., a 911 caller reported a possible DUI driver driving erratically near 8th… [ Keep reading ]