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One Woman Deceased in Leschi Area Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that killed one person in the Leschi neighborhood Saturday morning. At approximately 5:00 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to a 911 call about a person shot in the 800 block of Lakeside Avenue South. When officers arrived, they found an unresponsive female inside a residence and attempted life-saving… [ Keep reading ]

Fatal Stabbing Investigation Underway in Capitol Hill

Police are investigating a stabbing which left one man dead and another in custody early Tuesday. Shortly after 3:30 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to reports of a person stabbed in the 1500 block of Broadway. Arriving units located a male with multiple stab wounds and attempted lifesaving measures. Despite their… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured Following Capitol Hill Dispute

A man was injured after a dispute escalated to a shooting in a Capitol Hill neighborhood Friday afternoon. Just after 2:30 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to reports of a person shot in the 1700 block of 17th Avenue. When police arrived, they found a man with injuries to his… [ Keep reading ]

Armed Dispute Ends in Arrest Outside Capitol Hill Business

A man is in Seattle police custody following an armed dispute Wednesday evening. Around 7 p.m., East and West Precinct officers responded to reports of a man with a gun at a fitness center in the 400 block of Broadway East. When police arrived, they learned a man was being… [ Keep reading ]

Three Arrested, Guns Recovered After Store Clerk Threatened

A 911 call from a Yesler Terrace gas station employee resulted in three arrests and the recovery of two firearms early Wednesday. Just after 1:00 a.m., East Precinct officers were dispatched to the 400 block of 12th Avenue after the employee reported three subjects entered the store and made threats… [ Keep reading ]

Loaded Handgun Recovered During Arrest of Wanted Felon

Police arrested a man with a felony warrant and recovered a loaded handgun in the Central District Saturday night. Just after 9 p.m., officers with the SPD Community Response Group recognized a man with whom they had prior contacts in the area of 23rd Avenue South and South Jackson Street…. [ Keep reading ]

Friday Evening Collision Kills Driver 

Police are investigating a collision that killed the driver in the Judkins Park neighborhood Friday. Just after 4:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to reports of a single car collision in the 2300 block of South Judkins Street. The driver, a 57-year-old female, was the only occupant and pronounced deceased at… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATE) Police Seek Public’s Help in Locating Shooting Suspect Involved in Robbery

UPDATE: 06/08/2023, 10:15 a.m. The male suspect involved in this robbery has been identified to be Ibssa Adem. Police are still in search of his whereabouts. He was last seen in the area of the170 block of 12th Avenue. Anyone with information about the location of the suspect and or… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Arrested After Central District Stabbing

Shortly after 5:00 a.m., Seattle police received a 911 call that a woman had been stabbed in the 900 block of Hiawatha Place South and the 33-year-old victim was being transported to Harborview Medical Center. Officers met the victim and a witness at the hospital. The victim had sustained life-threatening injuries, but is… [ Keep reading ]

Friday Night Shooting Injures One

A shooting in Seattle’s Central District seriously injured one person Friday night. Shortly before 10 p.m., a sergeant with SPD working at the Garfield Teen Life Center heard multiple gunshots. Responding officers arrived near 25th Avenue and East Jefferson Street and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. Officers provided… [ Keep reading ]