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Murder Suspect Arrested, Two Firearms Recovered

Last Wednesday, Gun Violence Reduction Unit detectives working as Task Force Officers with the U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force located a suspect, who had an out of state warrant for murder. Police around 11:30 a.m. took the man into custody in the 130 block of East… [ Keep reading ]

Four Injured, One Critically in Shooting at Illegal Street Racing Event in Capitol Hill

Four victims were injured, one is in critical condition after a shooting during an illegal street racing event in Capitol Hill early Sunday morning. Shortly before 1:30 a.m., Police responded to a report of a large crowd and vehicles driving recklessly at the intersection of Broadway and E Pike Street…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested in Stolen Vehicle After Collision in University District 

Friday afternoon, police received a 911 call about a residential burglary involving a stolen vehicle in the Squire Park neighborhood. Officers arrived around 4:00 p.m. in the 1700 block of East Fir Street to investigate the burglary and learned a woman’s vehicle had been stolen from the rental property. The… [ Keep reading ]

DUI Driver Arrested, Large Amount of Narcotics and Cash Recovered

Sunday morning around 9:00 a.m., a 911 call was received about an unresponsive man in the driver seat of a running vehicle in the 400 block of Harvard Avenue East. Police arrived and contacted the man to check whether or not he needed medical services. After the initial contact, police… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]