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SPD Arrests Man Suspected of Slashing Brake Lines and Tires on Dozens of Vehicles

SPD investigators have arrested a man suspected of slashing tires and brake lines on dozens of vehicles in and around Seattle and are now seeking additional victims who may not have previously reported damage to their vehicles. Detectives believe the man is responsible for dozens of cases in Seattle—primarily in… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Recover AK-Style Pistol, Arrest Man in Connection with South Seattle Shooting

SPD investigators and the US Marshals taskforce last week recovered an AK-style pistol and arrested a 19-year-old man in Lakewood for a warrant related to a shootout last May in South Seattle. On May 3rd 2020, police were called to the 6700 block of Shaffer Ave South after at least… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Handgun, IED After Finding Felon in Stolen Car

Police arrested a 25-year-old man in the Georgetown neighborhood Tuesday evening after he fled from a stolen car, leaving behind a homemade explosive device. Officers patrolling the South Precinct around 7 pm Tuesday spotted an man sitting in a stolen vehicle in the 7000 block of Marginal Way South. When… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Beacon Hill Burglar, Recover $2,000 in Cash, Merchandise

Officers arrested a burglary suspect after he stole cash registers and cigarettes from a Beacon Hill grocery store early Monday morning. At about 4:30 a.m., officers responded to a burglary in progress in the 4800 block of Beacon Avenue South. As they arrived, officers saw the suspect fleeing the store… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday Night Homicide Leads to Officer Involved Shooting

A suspect shot two victims in the 2300 block of South Massachusetts Street Tuesday night, resulting in the death of one victim and leaving the second critically injured. Officers responded and exchanged gunfire with the suspect, and the suspect died at the scene. At 9:16 p.m., a caller reported hearing… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Need Your Help Identifying Two Shooting Suspects

Detectives need your help identifying two persons of interest in a January shooting that injured two teen girls in the Rainier Valley neighborhood. Detectives have identified and arrested one suspect in the case and are now seeking to identify two other individuals, who were with the suspect the day of the shooting…. [ Keep reading ]

Gun Recovered Following Armed Robbery in South Park

Police arrested two 17-year-olds and recovered a handgun following an armed robbery in the South Park neighborhood. Victims called police around 4:30pm on February 7th to report an armed carjacking in the 8700 block of 10th Avenue South. While officers were looking for the victim’s vehicle, dispatchers received a second… [ Keep reading ]

Rape Investigation in Van Asselt Neighborhood Leads to Recovery of Guns and Drugs

Detectives are searching for multiple men following a reported rape where officers recovered a kilogram of fentanyl and multiple firearms. Police were called to the 7200 block of Marginal Way South at 8:30 Thursday night for a report of a naked woman screaming for help. Police arrived and found the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating South Seattle Homicide

Police responded to a fatal assault in the Rainier Valley Wednesday evening. At 8:47 p.m. police responded to a 911 call in the 6000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way South. Seattle Fire Department Medics also responded and transported a 29-year-old man to the hospital in critical condition. Medics… [ Keep reading ]

Two Young Women Shot in Rainier Beach Robbery

Detectives are investigating after two young women were shot in an apparent robbery Friday evening in Rainier Beach. Around 8pm, two female victims—a 17-year-old and a 19-year-old—got off a bus near 9200 block of Rainier Avenue South and were walking southbound when a group of four or five suspects approached… [ Keep reading ]