Tagged with 'cops'

Victim shot in leg near Starbucks in White Center Saturday

Victim shot in leg near Starbucks in White Center Saturday

At around 12:35 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 23, the King County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls stating that someone on a bike near a Starbucks at SW 100th Street & 16th Ave SW fired a gunshot,... [Read more]

Man with stab wounds crashes car in White Center Wednesday afternoon

Man with stab wounds crashes car in White Center Wednesday afternoon

KIRO is reporting that the King County Sheriff’s Major Crimes unit is on the scene of a stabbing at SW 98th Street and 17th Ave SW in White Center Wednesday afternoon, Mar. 20. Police say a man crashed... [Read more]

Man pours gas, lights self on fire in White Center Wednesday morning

Man pours gas, lights self on fire in White Center Wednesday morning

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a man poured gasoline on himself, then lit himself on fire in the 10700 block of 16th Ave SW in White Center Wednesday morning, Mar. 20. A Deputy... [Read more]

Gunshots fired at Taradise Café in White Center Friday night

Gunshots fired at Taradise Café in White Center Friday night

On Friday night, Feb. 22 at 9:30 p.m., the King County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a shooting at the Taradise Café, located in the 9800 block of 16th Ave SW in White Center (map below). Police... [Read more]

WARNING: Be careful with your phone/tech while at local coffee shops

WARNING: Be careful with your phone/tech while at local coffee shops

A resident is warning others about the dangers of phone and other tech-related thefts at local coffee shops: On Sunday (Feb. 17), while working in the White Center Starbucks on SW 100th Street and 16th... [Read more]

UPDATE: Man who barricaded self in Subway in White Center charged

UPDATE: Man who barricaded self in Subway in White Center charged

Charges have been filed by the King County Prosecutors Office of two counts of Assault 2 against suspect Walter C. Montoya for his assault against two King County Sheriff’s Deputies during a Feb.... [Read more]

Armed suspect barricades self in Subway restaurant in White Center

Armed suspect barricades self in Subway restaurant in White Center

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post has been updated with new information from the King County Sheriff’s Office: On Monday, Feb. 4, at 4:15 p.m., King County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to... [Read more]

White Center murder suspect arrested and booked into King County Jail

White Center murder suspect arrested and booked into King County Jail

On Thursday, Jan. 24, King County Major Crimes Detectives arrested a 24-year old male who was booked into the King County Jail for investigation of the murder of Martin Burton, who was killed in White... [Read more]

PHOTO/VIDEO: Suspects wanted in connection with assault of officer Monday

PHOTO/VIDEO: Suspects wanted in connection with assault of officer Monday

The King County Sheriff’s Office released photos of Khalia Wimberly and Davevion Irving, wanted in connection with running a vehicle into a police officer after a shoplifting incident at the Roxbury... [Read more]

Man shot, killed inside home near White Center Monday night

Man shot, killed inside home near White Center Monday night

The King County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the 10000 block of 1st Ave SW near White Center (map below). The male victim was apparently shot and killed inside a home. No... [Read more]

Student arrested after bringing loaded gun to New Start High School Thursday

Student arrested after bringing loaded gun to New Start High School Thursday

A student was arrested after being found in possession of a loaded gun at New Start High School on Thursday, Feb. 15. A social media post surfaced that led to suspicion of the student possessing a weapon.... [Read more]

Have ‘Coffee with at Cop’ at White Center Starbucks on Friday, Feb. 16

Have ‘Coffee with at Cop’ at White Center Starbucks on Friday, Feb. 16

JOIN YOUR NEIGHBORS AND SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES FOR COFFEE AND CONVERSATION AT ‘COFFEE WITH A COP’ ON  FRIDAY, FEB. 16 “No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns,... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

King County Sheriff’s Detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a man who is wanted for shooting and killing two men in White Center earlier this month. Police say that Merle Charles Buchanan,... [Read more]

If you heard gunshots early Thursday morning, here’s what happened

If you heard gunshots early Thursday morning, here’s what happened

If you heard gunshots in White Center around 2:30 a.m. early Thursday morning (Jan. 11), here’s what the King County Sheriff’s Office told The White Center Blog: Multiple neighbors in the 10400... [Read more]

Upset customer brandishes gun at Taco Bell drive-through in White Center

Upset customer brandishes gun at Taco Bell drive-through in White Center

The King County Sheriff’s Office says that an upset customer brandished a handgun at the Taco Bell drive-through in White Center Sunday night, Dec. 3. Police received a call from the restaurant at... [Read more]

Shooting kills Burien man in White Center Friday night

Shooting kills Burien man in White Center Friday night

Photos by Aaron Wells As King County Sheriff’s Deputies were investigating a shooting in Burien Friday night (Nov. 10), a separate incident took place near the DSHS office at 15th Ave. SW and... [Read more]

Employee shot during robbery at Star 21 pot shop

Employee shot during robbery at Star 21 pot shop

A store employee was shot and wounded Tuesday night (Sept. 12) during a robbery at the Star 21 marijuana shop in the 11000 block of 1st Ave South (map below). The employee was shot in the shoulder and... [Read more]

Police pursuit in White Center ends with one in custody Tuesday morning

Police pursuit in White Center ends with one in custody Tuesday morning

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a deputy sitting in his patrol car with his windows rolled down Tuesday morning heard a gunshot near SW 107 Street and 15th Ave SW (map below).... [Read more]

Juvenile pulls gun on guard after stealing from Super Saver Foods

Juvenile pulls gun on guard after stealing from Super Saver Foods

Just before midnight on Tuesday night (May 30), police received a call of a robbery that occurred in the 10600 block of 16th Ave SW (map below) Police say that three juvenile males went into the Super... [Read more]

Detectives seek witnesses in fatal White Center shooting

Detectives seek witnesses in fatal White Center shooting

Looking south on 16th Ave SW, the location of the fatal shooting was on the right, across the street from the Taradise Bar (the old Marv’s Broiler), where crime scene tape can be seen. Photo taken... [Read more]