• Seattle police search for double homicide suspect turns up empty

    By: KIRO 7 Staff


    SEATTLE, Wash. - Seattle police did not find a suspect in connection with the Leschi double homicide in May.

    Thursday night, police detectives served a search warrant at 130th Street North and Aurora Avenue North for Ali Muhammed Brown.  

    Police have been searching for Brown in connection with the double homicide.  

    A large police response was called to the area and police asked people to stay away from the intersection.

    Witnesses at the scene took photos of SWAT vehicles in a nearby parking lot.

    By 7.30pm, police wrapped up their search at the scene, and tweeted:    "Leschi homicide susp not found @ 130/Aurora. Dets still need help finding Ali Muhammed Brown."

    Police have also said another man, Matalepuna Malum is a suspect in the double murder.

    Malu is in federal custody on unrelated charges.

    KIRO 7 crews are on scene and will bring you more information as we get it. 

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