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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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September 5, 2012 at 8:47 PM

Man hit by car in Rainier Valley dies

UPDATE 10:18 P.M.| The Seattle Police Department says the 59-year-old man hit by a car earlier this evening has died. Police say the pedestrian, dressed in dark clothing, had been illegally crossing Rainier Avenue South from west to east when a southbound pickup truck struck him. Detectives discovered no drug or alcohol impairment in the pickup…


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June 6, 2012 at 8:32 AM

Man pistol-whipped in South Seattle carjacking

Police say a man was pistol-whipped during a carjacking in South Seattle early this morning. Officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of York Road South just before 12:30 a.m. on a report of a stolen Chrysler Sebring, according to Seattle Police Department spokesman Jeff Kappel. The victim was apparently parking his car near his home…


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May 25, 2012 at 6:52 AM

Morning Memo/Friday: No exchange of gunfire in fatal shooting… gas prices… man jailed 147 times…

Weather:  To quote The Beatles: “Sun, sun, sun, here we come.” We’re in for sunny skies today and and tomorrow and while it might rain Sunday, we absolutely do not believe it. It rained yesterday morning and no sun was forecast, but by the afternoon, it was sunny and beautiful.  It’s expected to be…


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January 10, 2012 at 7:26 PM

Homicide victim in Seattle's Rainier Valley is ID'd

The 30-year-old man shot dead in Rainier Valley on Sunday night has been identified as Tirone J. Finkley, hometown unknown, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s office. Finkley was killed at about 5:06 p.m. by an unknown assailant, who shot him in the chest and fled into the night near the intersection of Martin Luther King…


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October 28, 2011 at 9:41 AM

Home-invasion robbery reported in Rainier Valley

There is not points to locate on the map Seattle police say two people armed with handguns kicked in the front door of a home Thursday night and robbed the resident. Police responded to a call of a home-invasion robbery in the 4600 block of South Henderson Street around 6:45 p.m. The victim told police the armed…


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October 20, 2011 at 8:25 AM

Owner robbed and beaten at Rainier Valley restaurant

There is not points to locate on the map A restaurant owner in South Seattle was tied up and beaten after two men robbed his restaurant in the 7100 Block of Rainier Avenue South on Wednesday night. The owner told police that at as he was closing up around 7 p.m., two  men beat him and tied up his…


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