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Homicide Investigation Underway at South Seattle Encampment

Police are investigating a suspicious death in the Highland Park neighborhood Tuesday evening. Around 8:00 p.m., officers were called to the 9200 block of Myers Way South after a body was found in an encampment. Police observed signs of trauma on the victim and are investigating the death as a… [ Keep reading ]

Teen Injured During Shooting at Lincoln Park

Police responded to reports of gunfire at Lincoln Park Saturday night. Shortly before midnight, officers arrived in the 8000 block of Fauntleroy Way Southwest and located a juvenile male with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. The teen was transported to Harborview Medical Center. Officers located evidence of a party, several shell… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting at Don Armeni Boat Ramp

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the Alki neighborhood early Sunday morning. At approximately 4 a.m., Southwest Precinct officers responded to the Don Armeni Boat Ramp in the 1200 block of Harbor Avenue SW for reports of a person shot. Arriving units found a 49-year-old man deceased at the scene. Members of… [ Keep reading ]

Witness Helps in Recovery of Gun 

A community member at Alki Beach reported to police a man in the area was armed with a large gun Saturday evening. Around 8:00 p.m., after receiving this information, officers searched and located a man matching the description of the possible suspect. The male suspect ran from officers but… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Man Killed from Gunshot Wound near Alki Beach

A Seattle Parking Enforcement Officer observed a shooting near the intersection of Southwest Lander Street and Marine Avenue Southwest at Whale Tail Park Saturday. Just before 6:30 p.m., officers were flagged down to help a man with a gunshot wound to his upper torso. Police provided aid to the victim… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Detectives Investigate Deadly West Seattle Shooting

Police are investigating an overnight shooting in the Delridge neighborhood of West Seattle which left one person dead early Monday. Just after 3:00 a.m., officers arrived in the 9200 block of 15th Avenue SW and found a male lying in the road with a suspected gunshot wound. Despite lifesaving efforts… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Truck Used to Ram Garage in Monday Night Burglary

Police are investigating a burglary in the Alki neighborhood after a truck was used to ram a residential garage door Monday night. Just after 10:00 p.m., officers from the Southwest Precinct responded to the 1900 block of Bonair Drive SW after neighbors reported seeing a light-colored pickup truck drive into… Filed Under: General, Southwest Precinct

Woman Shot in West Seattle 

Several witnesses called 911 just before 12:00 p.m. to report a shooting in the 4500 block of 42nd Avenue Southwest today. Police arrived and learned there was a disturbance, involving a knife and a firearm. A 24-year-old victim was found with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Officers provided aid to… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Man Arrested After Gun Found in Car in Rollover Collision

Police took a man into custody for firearms violation during a collision investigation Wednesday night. Just after 8:30 p.m., police responded to a rollover collision on the 1st Avenue Bridge near the S Michigan exit. Arriving officers saw a vehicle on its roof in the roadway, and a man struggling with… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct

Forced Entry at Multiple Businesses in West Seattle

Police responding to a triggered alarm in West Seattle found forced entry into a business Tuesday morning. Just before 6:00 a.m., officers arrived in 3500 block of SW Avalon Way and found a smashed window at a restaurant. A safe within the business had been cut open, and staff confirmed… Filed Under: Investigations, Southwest Precinct