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April 11, 2014 at 12:10 PM

2 separate bank robberies; 1 suspect caught

Seattle police said one person is in custody following a bank robbery that occurred in the 400 block of Broadway at around 11:15 this morning. They are still, however, searching for the suspect in a another, earlier bank robbery in the 4100 block of University Way Northeast shortly after 9 a.m., police said. The suspect who remains at…


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March 26, 2014 at 5:23 PM

Police arrest 3 after University District shooting

UPDATE, 6:20 p.m. | Three people were arrested this evening after a shooting where one man was seriously injured in the University District. Police responded to several reports of gunfire near Northeast 47th Street and Brooklyn Avenue Northeast shortly before 5:15 p.m. Officers found a 40-year-old man with a single gunshot wound lying on the…


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January 15, 2014 at 7:31 PM

Seattle police searching for man who robbed 7-Eleven

Police are searching for a man who robbed a 7-Eleven store in the University District Wednesday afternoon, according to the Seattle Police Department. An adult male entered the 7-Eleven in the 4200 block of University Way around 4:15 p.m. and attempted to steal food, police said. When the store clerk confronted the man, he brandished a…


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November 30, 2013 at 9:19 AM

Man wounded by gunshot in U District

A man was shot and critically injured in the University District early Saturday morning, but Seattle police learned little from people near the scene. At just before 2 a.m. officers on patrol near 12th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 42nd Street heard gunshots. A 911 call came in reporting someone had been hit by gunfire. Officers found “numerous” people…


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November 28, 2013 at 10:17 AM

Early a.m. shots fired outside University District nightclub

Two shots were fired outside a University District nightclub early Thursday after a fight broke out, according to Seattle police. No injuries were reported. Police say a disturbance erupted in a parking lot after the crowd left Club Fusion at 722 N.E. 45th St. at 2 a.m. A dark colored Suburban circled the lot as one of the occupants discharged pepper spray into…


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November 16, 2013 at 2:00 PM

Man with knife robs U-District store

A man in a white mask with a large knife robbed a Plaid Pantry store at Northeast 50th Street and Roosevelt Way Northeast on Friday night. The suspect was not apprehended, according to the Seattle Police Department. Witnesses said the suspect entered the University District store around 10 p.m., approached the clerk, showed a large knife and demanded money from the…


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November 6, 2013 at 4:51 PM

Laptops taken from U District sororities and fraternities

Seattle police are looking for who stole at least 15 laptops from four University District sorority and fraternity houses in the past week. In each of the home invasions, the first of which was reported Friday, the burglar or burglars sneaked into the houses between midnight and 8 a.m. while residents were either sleeping or partying,…


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October 2, 2013 at 5:37 AM

Man dies in fall from burning Seattle apartment

A man has died after either jumping or falling from a burning apartment in the University District early this morning, according to Seattle police. Firefighters found another man alive inside the apartment in the 4500 block of Seventh Avenue Northeast. Police were called to the Seattle Housing Authority building around 1 a.m. on a report of a disturbance or…


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February 16, 2013 at 2:45 PM

Man injured in U District balcony fall

A man was injured when he fell from a balcony during a party in the University District Friday night, Seattle police reported. Police were told the man partly climbed on the railing of a crowded balcony to get around other people when he lost his footing and fell two and a half floors to the street…


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January 27, 2013 at 1:26 PM

Gunman robs man during party in University District

From Staff Reporter Sara Jean Green: Seattle police detectives are looking for a gunman who robbed another man during a large college party in the University District early Sunday, according to police spokesman Mark Jamieson. Officers were notified about the party and went to a house in the 4700 block of 21st Avenue Northeast, where they learned the robbery had occurred 10…


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