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Robbery detectives catch “purse-snatch” suspect

Thanks to good police-work and a little bit of luck, Seattle Police Robbery detectives nabbed a robber that they believe responsible for several “purse-snatches” dating back to late August. Detectives just recently pieced together information that led them to believe that a particular individual was responsible for several of these… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives end armed robbers’ crime spree

On Tuesday, September 23rd, at approximately 11 AM, a taxi cab driver for Yellow Cab was dispatched to the 3800 block of Rainier Avenue South to pick up a fare, suspect Terrail K. Elliott, aged 19, and a 15-year-old accomplice. During the ride, Elliott and his associate informed the driver that he was being robbed.  The 15-year-old produced a… [ Keep reading ]

Victim turns out to be suspect in stabbing

On October 7th at 12:28 AM, East Precinct officers were dispatched to Harborview Medical Center to investigate an assault during which an adult male victim suffered a significant stab wound.  When they arrived they were met by several people who had accompanied the victim to the hospital.  They were told differing stories of a knifing during a… [ Keep reading ]

Barricaded Subject

2800 Block E. Yesler Way- October 4th 11:05 a.m.     East Precinct officers responded to the 2800 block of  East Yesler to check the welfare of a female who was reported to be there with her boyfriend.  The boyfriend reportedly suffered from mental issues and had made threats to harm in the past.  The officers arrived… [ Keep reading ]

Officers investigate, arrest suspect in stabbing incident

On October 5th at approximately 12:47 AM, a patrol officer saw a vehicle make an illegal u-turn at Rainier S and S Dearborn.  When he attempted to stop the car, the female driver jumped out, made a slashing motion towards her arm, and said something in Spanish to the officer.  She… [ Keep reading ]

Barricaded Man

At approximately 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, October 4th, officers responded to a 911 call of a suspect who was pounding on the door of a female resident and refusing to leave. Officers arrived and conducted an area search, but were unable to locate the suspect. At approximately 2:00 P.M. we… [ Keep reading ]

Strong Armed Robbery in East Precinct

East Precinct Officers responded to a strong armed robbery that occurred on 9/29/08 at approximately 11:00 PM.  The Victim told officers he was leaving the SU library when he was approached by two suspects. They initially asked about the school, then began punching and kicking the victim, knocking him to… [ Keep reading ]

Shots fired, hitting residences in East Precinct

On September 29th East Precinct officers responded to two different calls of “shots fired”. The first occurred around 2:00 PM in the area of 15th and E. Alder.  Witnesses reported hearing 3 to 5 shots and 2 possible suspects were observed fleeing on foot.  An Area search located one shell casing… [ Keep reading ]

Stabbing in East Precinct

East Precinct Officers responded to Harborview Medical Center on 9/27/08 to investigate an assault that happened earlier in the evening.  The victim was reluctant to speak with officers, but eventually told them the stabbing happened on Broadway just up the hill by Salvation Army and said there were 6 to 7 suspects… [ Keep reading ]