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Large Police Response on Broadway After Crowd Gathers, Marches to East Precinct Following DUI Arrest

Just after 8:00 p.m., officers were flagged down about a man asleep at the wheel of his running car, which was blocking traffic in the 200 block of Broadway. Officers believed the driver was intoxicated and asked the man to step out of his vehicle, which he did. When police… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man, Seize Stolen Gun, Illegal Knife in Central District

Police arrested a man and recovered a stolen firearm on Saturday afternoon after the suspect pointed the gun at a security guard. Just after 1:00 p.m., a witness called to report they had just seen someone draw a weapon on a business security guard in the 2400 block of South… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Robbery Suspect Shot and Killed

Detectives are investigating after a man shot and killed a 24-year-old who tried to rob him in the Capitol Hill neighborhood Tuesday morning. Police were dispatched to investigate a shooting in the 1000 block of East John Street at 1:12 am Tuesday. Officers arrived and found a man on the… [ Keep reading ]

Two People Injured in First Hill Hatchet Attack, Suspect in Custody

Police arrested a woman after she attacked a man and his mother with a hatchet while they walked through the First Hill neighborhood Saturday night. Two people called 911 at 9 pm Saturday to report a woman had just attacked them with a hatchet in the 800 block of James… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in First Hill Shooting

A 31-year-old man was injured in a shooting on First Hill late Thursday evening. Around 11:45 police received report of gunfire at 9th Avenue and Madison Street. Officers arrived and found a man with a gunshot wound to his hand. He told officers he’d been stopped at a stoplight when a… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Recover Handgun Following Gunfire at Central District Apartment

Police seized a handgun at a Central District apartment early Tuesday after neighbors reported someone had shot through the wall of third-floor unit. Moments after midnight, police received a report of gunfire at the apartment, in the 2100 block of 26th Ave South. Officers arrived at the apartment and made… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Tuesday Morning First Hill Stabbing

Detectives are investigating a Tuesday morning stabbing in First Hill involving two nude men. At 8:11 a.m., a 911 caller reported a disturbance in an apartment building in the 400 block of Terry Avenue. Shortly after, multiple callers reported two naked men running westbound on Jefferson Street from Terry Avenue…. [ Keep reading ]

Three Killed, Five Injured in Sunday Morning Shootings

In a span of three hours on Sunday morning, three people were killed and five were wounded in a series of unrelated shootings in Belltown, Pioneer Square, the Chinatown-International District and Capitol Hill. At 1:48 a.m., a bar employee in the 2200 block of 1st Avenue reported a physical fight… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Man After Items Thrown onto I-90 This Morning

Seattle police arrested a 39-year-old man next to Interstate 90 this morning after he reportedly threw numerous items into the road. Around 7:15 AM, Seattle police responded to the Rainier Avenue South on-ramp to eastbound I-90 after witness called 911 and reported a man had thrown objects into the road…. [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Sunday Night Homicide in First Hill

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the First Hill Neighborhood Sunday night. Witnesses began calling 911 to report shots fired in the 800 block of Marion Street Sunday night around 8:30. Police arrived within four minutes and found a single male victim with multiple… [ Keep reading ]