Suspect in Custody Following Fatal Stabbing Near Kerry Park


Homicide detectives are investigating following the fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old male early Friday morning.

On Friday, September 18th, just before 1:00 AM, West Precinct officers responded to a report of a collision in the 200 block of West Highland Drive. When they arrived they located the 27-year-old victim in the street with several stab wounds. Officers assisted Seattle Fire with first aid on the victim until he was transported to Harborview Medical Center. The victim later succumbed to his injuries.

Detectives located and arrested the 38-year-old suspect in 900 block of North 104th St at 9:15AM.

Homicide detectives are now handling the follow up investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Violent Crimes tip line at (206) 233-5000. This remains an active and on-going investigation.