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Woman Arrested Downtown for Reporting False Kidnapping Story While Her Three Associates Arrested for Carjacking

Police arrested a woman for falsely reporting her child had been abducted in a carjacking on First Hill, and later arrested several of her associates hours later in a connected attempted carjacking in the Chinatown-International District.  Officers were initially dispatched to the 300 block of 9th Avenue at 12:18 AM Thursday after receiving a report from a 19-year-old woman, who said someone had stolen her car… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Downtown Shooting

Police are investigating after a 39-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in downtown Seattle early Thursday morning. At 12:51 AM, police received a report of a shooting in the 1400 block of 3rd Avenue. When officers arrived, they found a man down on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Fatal Shooting in Central District

Detectives are investigating an early Wednesday morning shooting in the Central District that left a man dead. At 1:03 a.m., multiple callers reported hearing gunfire near the 300 block of 23rd Avenue South. Police responded to the area and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds down on the ground… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Assistance Identifying Delridge Robbery Suspect

Detectives are seeking assistance identifying a man who robbed a woman at knifepoint in the Delridge neighborhood. Around 10:30 PM on October 16th, the victim had gotten out of her car in an alley in the 8800 block of Delridge Way Southwest when a man came up behind her, grabbed… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Ramming Vehicles, Fleeing From Police in Stolen School Bus

Police arrested a man in the Central District Tuesday morning after he stole a 33,000 pound unoccupied school bus and spent approximately 15 minutes ramming vehicles and fleeing from officers in SODO and the Central District. At 7:51 AM, police received a report that a man had stolen an empty… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Weekend Knife Attacks

Police responded to three unrelated assaults involving knives this weekend in Belltown, Downtown, and Capitol Hill, and arrested suspects in two of the incidents. On Saturday at about 4:15 p.m., police responded to a stabbing in the 200 block of Bell Street. Arriving officers found a male victim with multiple… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Fatal Hit and Run in Green Lake Neighborhood

Detectives are investigating after a motorist struck two people, killing one of them, in a hit and run collision Monday morning in the Green Lake neighborhood. Witnesses called 911 just before 2 AM to report they had seen the driver of a white F-150 pickup truck strike two people in… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Investigating Multiple Shootings That Occurred in the City Saturday and Sunday

Detectives are investigating after a series of shootings took place in the city Saturday and early Sunday morning. Officers from the Gun Violence Reduction Unit on patrol around 1:20 AM Saturday heard shots fired near Occidental Avenue South and South Yesler Way. Officers quickly learned that this was a continuation… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Fatal Collision in South Beacon Hill

Police are investigating a Thursday afternoon fatal collision in South Beacon Hill involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. At about 2:30 p.m. police responded to a collision in the 8000 block of 36th Avenue South. A motorist was attempting to back his truck and fifth wheel trailer from the street… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Fatal Hit and Run Collision on Aurora

Police are investigating after a driver struck and killed a pedestrian and then fled the scene early Wednesday morning on Aurora Avenue North. At 3:19 a.m., a motorist called 911 to report a man down in the northbound lanes of Aurora Avenue North near North 76th Street. The 911 caller… [ Keep reading ]