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Man Shot at West Seattle Industrial District Encampment

Detectives are investigating after a suspect shot a man in the leg at an encampment near the 1st Avenue South Bridge on Wednesday afternoon. Just after 2:00 p.m., police responded to a shooting at 2nd Avenue Southwest and Southwest Michigan Street. Police arrived and immediately applied a tourniquet to a… [ Keep reading ]

One Killed, Three Injured in Alki Shooting

UPDATE 6/30/21: Police arrested a suspect in this case several hours after the shooting. Detectives booked the 19-year-old-man into King County Jail for investigation of homicide. Police continue to investigate this incident. One man was killed and three others were shot late Monday night at Alki Beach. Just before midnight,… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Man, Seize Two Guns Following Dispute In West Seattle

Police arrested a man in the Delridge neighborhood Monday afternoon after he brandished a firearm and threatened a woman and her adult son. A 59-year-old woman called 911 around 5:15 PM Monday and reported the suspect had pulled a gun on her and her son after the two men got… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Three, Seize Gun at Alki Beach

Police closed Alki Beach Park early on Saturday night after a strong-arm robbery and multiple fights and assaults broke out in an unusually large crowd. In addition to the regular Memorial Day weekend beach crowds, the department was aware of social media posts about a large gathering at Alki Beach… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Friday Morning Shootings in Kenwood, South Park

Two people were injured Friday morning in two unrelated shootings at opposite ends of the city. At approximately 12:30 a.m., police responded to the 3200 block of Northeast 143rd Street for reports of an argument followed by gunshots. Officers arrived and found a man in the lobby of an apartment… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]