In its continuing efforts to be both helpful and informative, the Seattle PD has issued a public service announcement that discourages people from donating copious amounts of unused/unwanted marijuana. The PSA does not mention donation of small bags of pot, so that may still be okay… in Seattle.
A woman found her soon-to-be ex-husband unconscious alongside their son, who he had injected with a cocktail of deadly drugs, including heroin.
Seattle’s word police are keeping busy banning the words “brown bag” and “citizen” from official use. The Office of Civil Rights in Seattle, Washington, has alerted city government officials that those words are potentially offensive and may no longer be used, spoken or written, in any official capacity, except to tell people not to use them we guess.
Some murders just solve themselves. Seattle’s KOMO News reports that on Wednesday night a man called the station to request that they post a bit of breaking news on their Facebook page: the caller wanted the world to know that he’d killed his wife.
Phoenix Jones, leader of the Rain City Superhero Movement — a group of ten costumed individuals who claim to prevent crimes on the streets of Seattle — got into a scrap Friday night that ended with his opponent on the ground.
When Cafe Racer opened its doors yesterday morning, it was just another laid-back coffee shop/music venue/artspace in a hip Seattle neighborhood. When the first gunshots rang out around 11:10 am, it became a murder scene.