Members of SPD’s SWAT Staff responded to the Yesler Terrace neighborhood to assist arrest a person who pushed a 70-year-old lady to the bottom, inflicting a major head damage.
At 9:04 a.m., police responded to the intersection of Jefferson Road and Broadway for an assault. Witnesses reported a person had simply pushed an aged lady to the bottom, inflicting a major head wound that started to bleed. Arriving officers started offering first assist to the sufferer and transferred care to Seattle Fireplace Division medics upon their arrival. Medics transported the girl to Harborview Medical Middle for extra remedy.
The suspect walked away after shoving the girl, and a witness adopted him to a close-by residence. Officers responded to the constructing and located the person’s unit. Negotiators started a dialogue with the suspect and requested him to return out, however he refused. After a number of hours, police utilized for and had been granted a warrant to arrest the person.
Members of SPD’s SWAT Staff got here to the scene to serve the warrant, however simply as SWAT ready to make entry, the person surrendered.
Officers arrested the 42-year-old man for assault within the second diploma. After the person was initially declined at King County Jail, officers took him to HMC to be medically cleared earlier than reserving him into KCJ.