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Police Arrest Suspect in Downtown Homicide (Updated)

UPDATE 3/23: On Tuesday morning, SPD Robbery Detectives and SPD’s SWAT Team, along with members of the FBI and the US Marshals Service Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested the suspect in this homicide. The 44-year-old man is also a suspect in multiple robberies in and around Seattle, including… [ Keep reading ]

Man Stabbed at 4th And Pike

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in his sleep Friday morning near 4th Avenue and Pike Street. The victim was reportedly sleeping on the sidewalk near 4th Ave and Pike around 6 AM when a man approached him and stabbed him in the leg. The suspect fled and the victim… [ Keep reading ]

Chief Diaz’s Letter to Officers About Downtown Emphasis Patrols

To the Members of the Seattle Police Department, Over the next several weeks, our department will be launching an initiative to curb the violent criminal behavior in the area surrounding 3rd Ave., between Pike and Pine St. While we are engaged in operations in the 1500 block of 3rd Ave,… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Wednesday Evening Homicide Downtown

Police are investigating after a Wednesday evening shooting Downtown left one person dead. At 7:12 p.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 1500 block of 3rd Avenue. Police arrived and found a male victim who appeared to be in his late teens or early 20s with a gunshot wound… [ Keep reading ]

Police Searching for Suspect in CID Assault, Stabbing

Police are investigating after a woman was pushed down a flight of stairs at a light rail station in the CID on Wednesday morning, and believe the suspect may have stabbed a second victim a short time later. At 11:36 a.m., a Sound Transit security guard called 911 to report… [ Keep reading ]

Police Witness Carjacking While Responding to Stabbing Downtown

While responding to a stabbing Downtown Tuesday afternoon, police witnessed a carjacking, leading to a pursuit into the East Precinct and the arrest of the carjacking suspect. At 2:23 p.m., a Downtown ambassador at 3rd Avenue and Union Street was flagged down by a man who said he’d been stabbed…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Monday Night Shooting Downtown

Police are investigating after a man was injured in a shooting Downtown on Monday night. At about 8:30 p.m., officers on patrol heard a gunshot near 3rd Avenue and Pine Street. Police found a victim on the sidewalk in the 1500 block of 3rd Avenue with a gunshot wound to… [ Keep reading ]

Two Men Wounded In Belltown Shooting

Two men were wounded by gunfire late Wednesday following a fight at an encampment in Belltown. At 11:55 p.m., police were called to 3rd Avenue and Cedar Street for a report of a shooting. At the scene, officers found two men with gunshot wounds, and provided aid until Seattle Fire Department… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Juvenile with Stolen Gun, Narcotics Downtown

Police arrested a 17-year-old suspect carrying a stolen handgun on Friday afternoon after they saw him dealing drugs Downtown. At 12:50 p.m., bike officers on patrol in the 1500 block of 3rd Avenue witnessed a male suspect selling narcotics. They arrested him and discovered he was carrying a handgun that… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating After Man Injured in Thursday Evening CID Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was wounded in a shooting in the Chinatown-International District on Thursday evening. At 6:31 p.m., police responded to the intersection of 12th Avenue South and South Jackson Street for reports of a shooting. Arriving officers found a man with multiple gunshot wounds and immediately… [ Keep reading ]