Police Investigating Multiple Overnight Shootings

Police are investigating multiple overnight shootings including a man who opened fire in SODO then attempted to flee the scene in a bus before being arrested by police Thursday. In the first incident, Police arrested a 34-year-old man after witnesses saw him fire a handgun in the SODO neighborhood around… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Pioneer Square Shooting Thursday Morning

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Pioneer Square neighborhood on Thursday morning. At 8:00 a.m. a 911 caller reported someone had been shot near 2nd Avenue and Cherry Street. Police responded to the area and found a man with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Body Found in Stolen Car

Update 12/10/21: This is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim has been identified as a 24-year-old man. Original: Detectives are investigating after a body was found in a stolen car parked in the Lakewood neighborhood of South Seattle on Thursday. At approximately 9:00 a.m., a Parking Enforcement Officer… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Student For Threatening School Shooting on Social Media

Police arrested a 13-year-old boy Monday after he made threats on a social media app to shoot students at his North Seattle middle school. On Sunday December 5th, police were notified of an online threat of a shooting at Whitman Middle School. Police began investigating and were able to determine… [ Keep reading ]

Police Find Gun, Ammo, Narcotics in Car After DUI Arrest

After arresting a man in North Seattle for DUI late Thursday night, police found a loaded gun, a variety of narcotics, and almost 100 rounds of ammunition in the car he was driving. Thursday at about 10:30 p.m., a 911 caller reported a possible DUI driver driving erratically near 8th… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]

Police Arrest Wallingford Stabbing Suspect

Police arrested the suspect in a stabbing in the Wallingford neighborhood that left a man in critical condition Friday afternoon. At 3:54 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported two men fighting on the sidewalk at the intersection of North 45th Street and Meridian Avenue North. As the fight ended and the… [ 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 ]

Detectives Investigating Five Overnight Shootings

SPD’s patrol and detective units are working to investigate five shootings overnight. A 29-year-old man and 15-year-old girl both sustained serious injuries in two of the incidents. In the first incident, around 4:30 PM, police received a report of gunfire near Garfield High School. Witnesses described seeing teenagers running from… [ 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 ]