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August 6, 2014 at 1:04 PM

$50,000 in marijuana stolen from Seattle dispensary

Someone cut a hole in the wall at a Georgetown medical-marijuana dispensary and made off with $50,000 worth of pot Wednesday morning, Seattle police said. Officers were called to the dispensary in the 5000 block of East Marginal Way South at 6:50 a.m. and discovered a large hole had been cut into the side of the…


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August 6, 2014 at 11:31 AM

3 teens arrested after car stolen at gunpoint in Roosevelt area

Seattle police arrested three juveniles this morning after they allegedly stole a car at gunpoint. Police said a man was parking his car in the Roosevelt area around 11 p.m. Tuesday when one of the three teenage boys pointed a gun at the man and demanded his car keys and  cellphone. They then drove off in…


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August 5, 2014 at 2:01 PM

Police seek malicious mischief charge in Gas Works Park vandalism

Seattle police investigating last week’s $8,000 graffiti spree at Gas Works Park today submitted their case to the King County Prosecutor’s Office seeking criminal charges. Detective Chris Young said he sent the results of his investigation into a 19-year-old suspect with the request that a charge of malicious mischief be filed. The man told investigators that he and others began…


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August 4, 2014 at 11:57 AM

Suspect in Leschi double homicide accused of killing N.J. man

Update at 2:37 p.m.: Acting Essex County, N.J., Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray said Ali Muhammad Brown is the alleged triggerman in the slaying of New Jersey college student Brendan Tevlin, 19. Murray said Tevlin was in his grandfather’s SUV heading home the night of June 25, when a car carrying three men pulled up alongside him at a traffic light,…


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August 4, 2014 at 10:11 AM

Man with gunshot wound found walking in Rainier Valley

Seattle police are looking for anyone with information about a man who was found with a gunshot wound to the stomach in South Seattle early this morning. Officers found the bleeding man walking down Rainier Avenue South, near South Kenyon Street, around 2:30 a.m. The man refused to talk to police about what happened to him. Medics took the…


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August 1, 2014 at 10:46 AM

Man grazed by gunshot during robbery at Cal Anderson Park

Seattle police say a man was grazed by gunfire during a robbery at Cal Anderson Park around 1 this morning. Two men were hanging out near the Capitol Hill park’s baseball dugout after park hours when they were confronted by four or five males, said police spokesman Drew Fowler. One of the robbers pulled out a gun…


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August 1, 2014 at 3:37 AM

Seattle police arrest man suspected of hitting woman, baby in stroller

Seattle police have arrested a suspected drug dealer who allegedly struck a woman and a baby in a stroller last night while escaping from officers. According to police, the man was fleeing from police around 9:20 p.m. Thursday when he ran a red light and clipped a parked car near Sixth Avenue and Denny Way. His…


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July 31, 2014 at 3:59 PM

Driver of truck sought in fatal hit-and-run on First Hill

UPDATE 7:42 p.m.| The fatality collision investigation in the 800 block of  James Street has cleared and all roads are now open. ORIGINAL POST | A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a truck in Seattle’s First Hill neighborhood this afternoon, according to the Seattle Police Department. Police received reports of the crash at Eighth Avenue and…


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July 31, 2014 at 3:02 PM

Man fatally shot by Seattle police identified

A man who died after being shot by Seattle police at Gas Works Park on Wednesday has been identified by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office as Larry Andrew Flynn, 42. According to police: officers flagged down by Seattle Parks and Recreation security who said he had been attacked by a man who was drinking and had…


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July 31, 2014 at 2:51 PM

Man charged with 2nd degree murder in cold case

A state prison inmate serving time for burglary and robbery was charged Wednesday with second-degree murder for fatally shooting a 23-year-old man in New Holly more than a decade ago. San Saeyang is accused of fatally shooting Boumma Khammanivong outside his New Holly apartment on Feb. 22, 2003, according to the Seattle Police Department. Khammanivong’s death…


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