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Man Injured in Kobe Terrace Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot near Kobe Terrace park in the Chinatown-International District late Friday night. At 11:18 p.m., police responded to 6th Avenue South and South Washington Street for reports of a shooting. Arriving officers found a man with a gunshot wound to the stomach and… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Suspect Who Dragged Woman During Downtown Purse-Snatching

Detectives need your help identifying a man who dragged a 19-year-old woman across the ground during a robbery outside a downtown building Sunday afternoon. The woman was walking in the 900 block of 2nd Avenue just after 2 PM Sunday, November 28th, when the suspect walked up behind her. The suspect grabbed… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Seven, Seize Gun, Fentanyl, Cash in Tuesday Narcotics Operation Downtown

Police arrested seven suspects, recovered a gun, and seized drugs and cash during a narcotics operation in the West Precinct on Tuesday. Officers seized 25 grams of crack cocaine, 23 grams of methamphetamine, over 100 fentanyl pills, and more than $1,300 cash at narcotics trafficking locations in the Downtown core,… [ Keep reading ]

Investigators Seek Info on Downtown Hate Crime

SPD investigators are seeking information about a suspect in a hate crime in downtown Seattle late last week. Around 3:30 p.m. on November 18th, a man in a dark-colored hatchback was seen driving recklessly in downtown Seattle. He reportedly stopped at 1st Avenue and Columbia Street where he yelled racist slurs and… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Stabbing, Robbery Suspect Downtown

Officers arrested a stabbing and robbery suspect Downtown on Monday afternoon after he returned to the scene less than two hours later. At 12:38 p.m., police responded to a business in the 1400 block of 2nd Avenue for reports of a robbery and stabbing. A security guard stated he attempted… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Carjacker After He Steals Truck at Knifepoint, Strikes Man on Scooter

Officers arrested a carjacking suspect Wednesday morning in the University District after he stole a truck at knifepoint, struck a man on a scooter, and led police on a chase through Capitol Hill and North Seattle. Updated 11/11 with additional info: Around 5:15 AM, the suspect attempted to assault two… [ Keep reading ]

Fishing Rod Arrest Leads Police to Recover Stolen Shotgun from Burien Apartment

Officers recovered a stolen shotgun from a Burien apartment this week after the victims of a Belltown burglary found some of their stolen items posted for sale online. On November 2nd, the victims called police and said they’d found a unique fishing rod—taken in a burglary days earlier—posted for sale… [ Keep reading ]

UPDATE: Two Arrested in Sunday Evening CID Shooting

Officers patrolling the area of 10 Avenue East and East Dearborn Street at 9 PM on November 1st spotted a vehicle they believed was involved in the October 31st shooting. Officers pulled the vehicle and its two occupants over and confirmed they were suspects in the shooting. Police took the… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Magnolia Homicide

UPDATE 11/24/21: On November 22nd, Homicide Detectives arrested the 77-year-old suspect in this case and booked him into King County Jail for first-degree murder. Police have forwarded the charges to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. ORIGINAL 10/30/21: Detectives are investigating after a man with a gunshot wound was found… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Arrested Downtown for Reporting False Kidnapping Story While Her Three Associates Arrested for Carjacking

Police arrested a woman for falsely reporting her child had been abducted in a carjacking on First Hill, and later arrested several of her associates hours later in a connected attempted carjacking in the Chinatown-International District.  Officers were initially dispatched to the 300 block of 9th Avenue at 12:18 AM Thursday after receiving a report from a 19-year-old woman, who said someone had stolen her car… [ Keep reading ]