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Man Wounded in West Seattle Shooting

One man was wounded in a shooting in West Seattle shortly after midnight. Police were called to 16th Avenue Southwest and Southwest Roxbury Street shortly after 12 AM after reports of gunfire. At the scene, officers found shell casings and a man with a gunshot injury to his groin. Witnesses… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seek Suspect After Man and Woman Shot at South Park Encampment

Police are investigating after a man shot two people at an encampment Thursday morning in the South Park neighborhood. Around 8:30 AM, police received reports of gunfire for the 6800 block of 2nd Avenue Southwest. Officers arrived at the scene and found an injured man and woman. Witnesses told officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Fatal Motor Scooter/Vehicle Collision in West Seattle

A man driving a motor scooter was killed on Friday afternoon in a collision in the 4500 block of Beach Drive Southwest. At approximately 3:20 p.m., the driver of a sedan parked on the east side of Beach Drive Southwest pulled into the lanes of travel to attempt a U-turn…. [ Keep reading ]

Felon Arrested, Firearm Recovered Following Highland Park Harassment

An alert officer spotted a suspect from a harassment call involving a gun days later outside the location of the original altercation. Police were originally called to the 8800 block of 9 Avenue Southwest on February 13th for a report of a man who had entered the business and threatened… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Burrowing Burglars, Recover Handgun

Officers arrested two suspects and recovered a stolen handgun Wednesday morning after responding to a commercial burglar alarm in Westwood Village shopping center. At about 5:30 a.m., police responded to an alarm at a closed business in Westwood Village shopping center of West Seattle. The two suspects triggered the alarm… [ Keep reading ]

RV Driver Arrested After Eluding Police Downhill in Reverse, Striking Pedestrian

The driver of an RV was arrested Monday afternoon after eluding police – in reverse – down a steeply sloped arterial and seriously injuring an elderly pedestrian. Just after 2:30 p.m., an officer near Delridge Way Southwest and Southwest Andover Street attempted to pull over the driver of an RV… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Shoots Husband After Man Pepper Sprays Couple In Their Home

SPD’s 911 Dispatch Center received a call just before 11 PM Wednesday, and while no one on the line spoke, dispatchers could hear a disturbance in the background. Dispatchers determined the call was coming from a home in the 9000 block of 3rd Avenue Southwest, and officers arrived a short… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Three Suspects, Recover Nine Stolen Cars Across City Sunday Evening

Officers arrested three suspects for possession of a stolen vehicle and found nine stolen cars in a span of seven hours Sunday night. Between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m., police recovered six vehicles that had been stolen within the city limits, and three from nearby cities (Fife,… [ Keep reading ]

Couple in their 70s Injured in Suspected Road Rage Shooting in West Seattle

Police are investigating after a couple in their 70s were wounded in a suspected road rage shooting this morning in West Seattle. The couple were driving in West Seattle around 8:15 AM when they encountered another motorist in a white van, who was driving slowly in front of them. The… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Stolen Car, Arrest Driver in West Seattle

Officers arrested a woman and recovered a stolen vehicle in West Seattle this morning after struck another motorist while trying to flee from police. Around 10:45 AM officers responded to the 800 block of SW Trenton Street for a report of two people passed out in a gray Honda, which… [ Keep reading ]