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Vehicle vs house collision

On 05/18/09 at approx. 9:30 p.m., a yellow cab failed to negotiate the turn from N. 38th onto Linden Ave. N. during a heavy rain storm. The cab left the road and collided with the house located in the  3800 block of  Linden Ave. N. causing damage to the structure and damage… [ Keep reading ]

Update on bear sighting-Ballard

On May 17th at approximately 10:11 p.m., residents in the 4300 Block of West Cramer Street called 911 to report a bear in their yard.  Seattle Police and the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife officers responded.  While investigating that sighting, officers were informed that there was an additional… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect arrested following suspicious fire in Rainier Valley

Shortly after 9:00 a.m. on May 17th, South Precinct officers responded with the Seattle Fire Department to a residential fire in the 4000 Block of 37th Avenue South.  The fire did damage to that residence and a neighboring house.  Seattle Fire was able to bring the fire under control quickly,… [ Keep reading ]

Possible black bear sighting near Discovery Park

On May 17th, at approximately midnight and again at around 6:45 a.m., 911 received two calls of a possible black bear sighting.  The first caller stated that they believed a possible bear was wandering in their yard in the 5600 Block of 39th Avenue West.   The “bear” then wandered out… [ Keep reading ]

Assault suspect arrested near Aurora motel

On May 17th, at approximately 1:30 a.m., officers from the North Precinct responded to the area of a motel in the 4100 Block of Aurora Avenue North regarding a suspect who returned to the scene of a May 9 assault incident. During the previous incident, the suspect had kicked down… [ Keep reading ]

Auto theft arrest on Alki

On May 16th, at approximately 5:30 p.m., Southwest Precinct officers were at 58th Avenue Southwest and Alki Avenue Southwest when they observed a stolen vehicle occupied by three suspects. When the officers approached (in heavy traffic) to attempt to arrest them, the suspects fled on foot. Following several foot pursuits and… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery, burglary in Sand Point neighborhood

On May 15th at approximately 5:55 p.m., North Precinct officers  responded to a report of security fighting with a subject armed with a knife at a store  located in the 5200 Block of 40th Avenue NE.  The suspect was described as a black male, 28, heavy build with a black “doo-rag,” no… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery on bus downtown, suspect arrested

On May 15th at approximately 7:10 p.m., three female victims were aboard a  downtown Metro Transit coach  preparing to watch a video on an ipod.  The male suspect grabbed the ipod from them and exited the coach.  The three victims pursued the suspect in an effort to have the ipod… [ Keep reading ]

Shots fired at apartment complex

On 5/14/09 at 1140 p.m., the victim called from the 10000 block of Lake City Way NE reporting that he heard four shots fired outside his apartment in the hallway. When he checked on the noise, he discovered four shell casings and several bullet holes. The building was canvassed and no… [ Keep reading ]

Reckless endangerment Suspect arrested

On 05/14/09 at 11:10 p.m., witnesses in the 100 block of S. Horton st. called from a club in the area stating shots were heard outside and that the shooter got into a white T-bird and fled the area.  Officers arrived and found there had been a fight at the Club… [ Keep reading ]