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Police Arrest Man for Indecent Liberties Following Georgetown Assault

Officers arrested a man in Auburn following an assault on a woman Thursday morning in Georgetown. Police responded to the 4700 block of 1st Avenue South for a report of a woman who had just been attacked while exercising in the area. Officers spoke with the woman who stated that… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Armed Carjacker After He Rams Patrol Car, Gets Stuck in Mud

The suspect in an armed carjacking rammed a police vehicle and became stuck in a muddy park before officers arrested him early this morning. Around 11pm, a man was parking his car near 8th Avenue and King Street when a man approached him, pistol-whipped him, and took his phone, wallet, shoes,… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seeking Help Identifying Rainier Armed Armed Robbery Suspect

Police are seeking help identifying a man who pulled a gun on a clerk during a robbery at a Rainier Avenue gas station last month. On December 12th the suspect walked into the gas station, in the 6200 block of Rainier Avenue South, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded… [ Keep reading ]

Man Killed in Beacon Hill Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was critically injured killed in a shooting in Beacon Hill early Monday morning. At 2:11 a.m., police responded to the 5800 block of Beacon Avenue South for reports of a shooting. Officers arrived and found a man in a vehicle with a gunshot wound…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Shooting Tree

A volley of gunfire in a south Seattle greenbelt on Wednesday led police to arrest a man after they found him using a stolen gun, and a tree, for target practice. Around 1:45 PM, officers received reports of gunfire in the 9100 block of Spear Place South.  Police arrived and… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Investigating Social Media Threats at Schools (Updated)

Update 12/17 — SPD detectives have arrested a 17-year-old girl for threats made against Franklin High School, who admitted to police the incident was a hoax. Police released the teen to her parents and are forwarding the case to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for review. SPD is not… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Multiple Overnight Shootings

Police are investigating multiple overnight shootings including a man who opened fire in SODO then attempted to flee the scene in a bus before being arrested by police Thursday. In the first incident, Police arrested a 34-year-old man after witnesses saw him fire a handgun in the SODO neighborhood around… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Body Found in Stolen Car

Update 12/10/21: This is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim has been identified as a 24-year-old man. Original: Detectives are investigating after a body was found in a stolen car parked in the Lakewood neighborhood of South Seattle on Thursday. At approximately 9:00 a.m., a Parking Enforcement Officer… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in New Holly Shooting

One man was wounded in a shooting in the Holly Park neighborhood just after midnight. At 12:03 AM, officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 7500 block of 40th Ave South. Two men were sitting in a parked car when another vehicle approached them and a suspect open,… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating After Man Stabbed Near Rainier Avenue and Genesee Street

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed Tuesday near Columbia City. Around 12:40 p.m., officers received a report of a stabbing in the 4200 block of 36th Avenue South. At the scene, officers found a man with multiple stab wounds leaning against a vehicle. He had reportedly been attacked by… [ Keep reading ]