information from Seattle Police Blotter
Officers, including a K-9 team, arrested a 27-year-old robbery suspect in the High Point neighborhood Monday evening.
On April 16th, at approximately 11:30 pm, an adult female drove into an apartment complex lot in the High Point neighborhood and parked, intending to look in on her mother. While the victim was still seated inside her vehicle, a man approached her vehicle and opened the driver’s door, pulling on the victim. The suspect threatened and repeatedly struck the victim in the head. He then stole the victim’s purse, wallet and cell phone. The victim was able to alert neighbors, who called 911. Officers searched the area but were unable to find the suspect. The case was assigned to an investigator for follow up. SPD Robbery Detective Ryan Lancaster was able to identify a possible suspect and distributed an informational bulletin to officers.