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August 11, 2014 at 4:32 PM

Seattle police: Girl, 10, sexually assaulted in Rainier Beach

Seattle police are looking for a suspect after a family reported that a man had sexually assaulted their 10-year-old daughter at gunpoint in their Rainier Beach home early Monday. The girl’s family told police that a man entered their home near 53rd Avenue South and South Wabash Street around 6 a.m. and sexually assaulted their daughter,…

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July 11, 2014 at 8:43 PM

Passenger seriously injured after car flips on Rainier Avenue South

A man was seriously injured when the car he was riding in swerved and then flipped on its side in Rainier Valley this afternoon, police said. Witnesses told police they saw a car speed northbound in the 7200 block of Rainier Avenue South and then attempt to pass a Metro bus, according to the Seattle Police…

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June 23, 2014 at 4:58 PM

City approves taller buildings, more density near Mount Baker station

The Seattle City Council voted 8-1 today in favor of a plan designed to increase urban density in the 10-block area surrounding the Mount Baker light-rail station. Councilmembers said the rezone will work in conjunction with the larger-scale neighborhood plan to make walking and biking safer, while creating space for new jobs and housing. The legislation also will…

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May 29, 2014 at 4:58 PM

Special-needs student who went missing in Rainier Valley located

UPDATE 5:22 p.m.: The teen who went missing this afternoon has been found, according to the Seattle Police Department. ORIGINAL POST: The Seattle Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a special-needs student who went missing from a Rainier Valley school. The missing 16-year-old, Armando, was last seen in the 3900 block of South Graham Street shortly…

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May 14, 2014 at 9:42 PM

Police investigating shooting near Rainier Valley park

Officers are investigating a shooting that occurred near Othello Playground in Seattle’s Rainier Valley this evening, according to the Seattle Police Department. Witnesses told police that one group started shooting at another group around 7:40 p.m. near 45th Avenue South and South Othello Street. There were no reports of victims or property damage, police said.

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April 24, 2014 at 8:09 PM

Man, 20, fatally shot in Seattle’s Leschi neighborhood

A 20-year old male is dead of gunshot wounds after a shooting in Seattle’s Leschi neighborhood Thursday evening. Seattle Police Department spokesman Jeff Kappel said officers responded to a call of shots fired at 6:44 and arrived two minutes later to find the victim lying in the street at 28th Avenue South and South Lane. Police immediately…

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February 2, 2014 at 9:49 AM

Teen shot three times in Rainier Valley late Saturday

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the chest, arm and buttocks just before midnight Saturday in Seattle’s Rainier Valley, according to Seattle police. Officers were called to South Henderson Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way South where they found the shooting victim who refused to give any information about the incident. The teen was taken to…

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October 28, 2013 at 7:41 PM

Gunfire injures woman at Rainier Valley light-rail station

A woman with a small child was injured by flying debris when an unknown shooting suspect opened fire near the Rainier Valley light-rail station tonight. The victim was standing in a glass shelter at 5:21 p.m. in the 7100 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way South when she suffered non-life-threatening injuries from a projectile, said…

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October 7, 2013 at 10:05 PM

Girl, 16, in stable condition after being stabbed in Rainier Valley

A  16-year-old girl was taken to Harborview Medical Center after being stabbed in the abdomen in the 9200 block of 50th Avenue South in Rainier Valley, Seattle police said Monday night. The girl was in stable condition, according to Kyle Moore, spokesman for the Seattle Fire Department. She was uncooperative with police investigating the incident, according…

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October 2, 2012 at 9:58 PM

Woman shot in the arm in Rainier Valley

A woman was shot in the arm tonight near Rainier Avenue South and South Genesee Street, according to the Seattle Police Department. A report of shots fired shortly before 8 p.m. sent police to the intersection to investigate. After finding no evidence at the scene, police learned a woman with a gunshot wound to her arm…

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