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Police Arrest Suspect in Montlake Bridge Fatal Hit and Run Collision

Early Friday morning, officers located and arrested the 18-year-old suspect in a fatal hit and run, vehicle vs. pedestrian collision at the Montlake Bridge. Just after 1:00 a.m., multiple 911 callers reported a man was in the roadway on the Montlake Bridge, swinging around an unknown object and obstructing traffic…. [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Four at East Precinct Demonstrations

Police arrested four people involved in a planned demonstration in Capitol Hill on New Year’s Eve. Officers began monitoring a demonstration that began in Cal Anderson Park at 8:00 p.m. Thursday. A group began marching in the streets toward downtown, then headed back into Capitol Hill. Near East Marion Street… [ Keep reading ]

Seven Arrested Following Cal Anderson Disturbance

Seven people were arrested following a disturbance in Cal Anderson Park Sunday afternoon. Shortly before 4:30 PM police responded to Cal Anderson Park for reports of people inside the park, which remains closed. Officers entered the park from the north and began contacting individuals. Officers attempted to contact a group… [ Keep reading ]

Police Assist Seattle Parks Department in Cal Anderson Clean Up

4:50 PM Three more arrests have been made since the 12:40 PM update, bringing the total number of arrests to 24. Crimes included obstructing, trespass and property destruction. Parks Department employees have concluded their clean up efforts at Cal Anderson Park for the day. 11 additional arrests have been made… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Recover Stolen Truck, Seize D-I-Y Shotgun in the Chinatown-International District

Officers recovered a stolen vehicle in the Chinatown-International District Thursday afternoon, and arrested a man who had an illegally manufactured firearm.  Just before 4:30pm, officers patrolling the Chinatown-International District spotted a stolen Mazda truck in the 800 block of South King Street, under the I-5 overpass.  Police detained the two… [ Keep reading ]

Four Arrested During Monday Night Capitol Hill Protest

Seattle Police made four arrests on Monday night during a demonstration on Capitol Hill. Around 8 PM, officers witnessed members of a protest damage an ATM in the 1600 block of Broadway. The group continued on and smashed windows at a coffee shop in the 800 block of 12 Ave…. [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man, Seize Handgun in Madison Valley

Police arrested a 45-year-old man this morning and recovered a handgun, which investigators believe the man fired in an incident outside his Madison Valley home in September. On September 26th, police received a report that the man had fired shots at a woman in a vehicle near 30thand E. Thomas…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Tries to Flee From Police, Officers Meet Him at Home

Officers arrested a 36-year-old man and seized a handgun after the man fled from officers during a traffic stop, only to have them meet him outside his home a short time later. Around 6:45 pm officers saw the man drive the wrong way down a street marked with a do-not-enter… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Early Morning Capitol Hill Homicide

Homicide detectives are investigating following the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old man early Sunday morning at 10th Avenue East and East Pike Street. Shortly after 1:00 AM, Seattle Police responded to reports of a shooting at that location. Upon arrival, officers located the male victim and began life-saving measures until… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Fatal Electrocution Accident

One man was killed and another was injured when their aluminum ladder fell on a power line and electrocuted them both.  At approximately 3:20pm, the Seattle Fire Department responded to a medical call related to an industrial accident in the 800 block of 32nd Avenue. A 52-year-old man and a… [ Keep reading ]