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College Campus Locked Down After Armed Carjacking in Capitol Hill 

Seattle Police responded to a man reporting his car was stolen at gunpoint Thursday afternoon in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. At approximately 04:00 p.m. in the 1000 block of East Pine Street, officers arrived and contacted the 21-year-old male victim who was held at gunpoint when his car was stolen…. [ Keep reading ]

Shooting Leads to Collision in the Central District

Seattle Police responded to several calls about shots fired and a collision in the Central District neighborhood late Tuesday evening. Officers arrived just after midnight near the intersection of Martin Luther King Junior Way South and South Washington Street. Police searched for those involved in the collision of a white… Filed Under: East Precinct, Investigations

Suspect Arrested After Shooting a Man Early This Morning 

Seattle Police responded to several calls about shots heard and reports of someone injured in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Police arrived just after 02:00 a.m. in the 700 block of East Denny Way and located a man with a gunshot wound to his knee. Officers quickly provided medical aid by… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Releases Body Worn Video of Officers’ Response To Shots Fired Calls

On February 1st just before 7p, Seattle Police officers from East Precinct responded to 12th Avenue East and East Mercer Street after multiple callers reported hearing shots fired. The officers’ response was video recorded by community members and is currently being shared on social media. In the interest of full transparency, SPD… Filed Under: East Precinct, News Releases

Car Prowler Arrested After Sticking Around Scene with Opioids

Police seized nearly two pounds of opioid pills Tuesday morning in Capitol Hill when they stopped a man who was attempting to unlock a car with a stick. At about 11:30 a.m., police responded to the area around 15th Avenue and East Pine Street for reports of a suspicious person…. [ Keep reading ]

Witness Helps in Carjacking Suspect Arrest

Seattle Police responded to a woman whose purse and cell phone were stolen after a man attempted to steal her car near the intersection of 5th Avenue and Terrace Street in Downtown Seattle Monday afternoon.   At approximately 02:00 p.m., officers contacted the 68-year-old female victim who reported a man asked… Filed Under: East Precinct, Investigations

Suspect Turns Himself in After Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend

Police arrested a man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the neck after he turned himself in at the East Precinct Monday morning. At 1:17 a.m., police responded to a restaurant in the 1400 block of 11th Avenue for reports that someone had been stabbed. Officers arrived and found a 27-year-old… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATED) Detectives Seek Info on Capitol Hill Hit-and-Run Vehicle

UPDATE: 2/28/23, 4:35 pm: Seattle Police have located the Ford van involved in this incident. Meanwhile, the investigation is still ongoing. If anyone has information, please call the SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at (206) 233-5000. UPDATE: 2/8/23, 2:45 pm: Detectives are asking the public for information about the Ford… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in Saturday Morning Shooting in Capitol Hill

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the hip Saturday morning in Capitol Hill. At 7:39 a.m., police responded to a shooting in the 1400 block of Olive Way East. Arriving officers found a man in an apartment building with a gunshot wound to his hip. Police began… [ Keep reading ]

One Male Suspect Arrested, One Male Suspect Outstanding After Armed Robbery Ends in Collision

Seattle Police officers responded to an armed robbery where victims reported two males stole from them and shot a round before leaving in a vehicle near Volunteer Park in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Police arrived Sunday evening* at approximately 10:00 p.m. in the 1200 block of 15th Avenue East and… [ Keep reading ]