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January 22, 2015 at 2:09 PM

Dispute board: State should pay tunnel builders for Sodo groundwater headaches

The state should pay Seattle Tunnel Partners (STP) for tackling severe groundwater flows around the launch pit in Sodo for the Highway 99 tunnel machine, a dispute resolution board says. STP  is seeking $20 million, based on a request two years ago.  That sum could be covered by the state’s existing tunnel contract, whose $1.44 billion total…


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December 19, 2014 at 8:42 AM

SPD investigating stabbing at strip club

Seattle police say two people were slashed Thursday night at Dream Girls, a strip club in Seattle’s Sodo neighborhood. “Two employees were cut and it looks like the suspect is outstanding,” Seattle police spokesman Patrick Michaud said Friday morning. Michaud said police were called to the club, located at 1530 First Ave. S., at 10:15 p.m. Michaud…


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October 8, 2014 at 3:27 PM

Man pulls knife on woman during attempted carjacking in Sodo

Update at 6:18 p.m.: A man was arrested after he pulled a knife on a woman during an attempted carjacking in Sodo Wednesday afternoon, police said. Police initially received reports that the suspect had pulled a knife on a bus driver, but those reports were unfounded, according to the Seattle Police Department. Witnesses told police the man pulled…


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September 24, 2014 at 4:24 PM

Stolen trailer carrying 4 vintage motorcycles recovered in Seattle

One of the vintage Harleys found in a stolen trailer. (Seattle Police Department photo) Officers on Wednesday afternoon recovered a trailer in Seattle’s Sodo neighborhood that was full of vintage motorcycles stolen from a Tacoma parking lot,  police said. The stolen trailer was spotted by a witness around 12:30 p.m. in the 2700 block of Seventh…


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August 16, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Man fires shotgun during fight in Sodo

Police arrested a 39-year-old Seattle man in the Sodo neighborhood Saturday after he fired a shotgun during a fight with several other men, a spokesman for the department said. The incident happened around Fourth Avenue South and South Lander Street, close to a Shell gas station. Witnesses who called 911 to report the incident told police…


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July 9, 2014 at 9:01 PM

Seattle police release video of light-rail station shooting

[do action=”custom_iframe” url=”” width=”600″ height=”500″ scrolling=””/] Seattle police released surveillance-camera footage today showing the struggle between an armed 23-year-old man and a King County sheriff’s deputy at Sound Transit’s Sodo Station last week, moments before the deputy fatally shot the man. Seattle police are investigating the shooting at the request of the Sheriff’s Office. The 23-year-old who was…


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April 18, 2014 at 3:53 PM

Off-duty SPD officer struck by hit-and-run driver

An off-duty Seattle police officer was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Sodo around 2 p.m. today. The officer, who has not been identified, was directing traffic for a private company at First Avenue South and South Atlantic Street when he was struck, said police spokeswoman Renee Witt. Apparently the driver had driven around a line of stopped cars. When the…


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April 7, 2014 at 8:25 PM

Ex-boyfriend charged in killing of woman found on tracks

The former boyfriend of the woman whose body was found on railroad tracks in July 2013 was charged with second-degree murder Friday, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Roger Seela, 42, is accused of murdering April Frederick, his former girlfriend, in Seattle’s Sodo district, four days after she was released from the King County…


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April 3, 2014 at 11:15 AM

Seattle police arrest suspect in 2013 slaying

A 42-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the slaying of a woman whose body was found on a railroad track in July, according to Seattle police. Homicide detectives were called out to the tracks near 5th Avenue South and South Spokane Street around 5 a.m. on July 2 by a train engineer who spotted…


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