• Suspect arrested after allegedly stabbing man at encampment in North Seattle

    By: KIRO 7 News Staff


    A suspect has been arrested after allegedly stabbing a man Sunday at an encampment in North Seattle, according to police. 

    Officers responded at 6:30 p.m. to 107th Street and Corliss Avenue North. Upon arrival, they found a 46-year-old man with stab wounds to his hands and arm. 

    The victim said that the suspect, a 35-year-old man, went to this tent and threatened him with a knife and handgun. 

    The two men were reportedly in a dispute involving a woman. 

    The suspect stabbed the man and fled to an apartment two blocks away. When officers went to the apartment, the man refused to come out. The man was eventually taken into custody after SWAT and negotiators were called to the scene. 

    The man was booked into King County Jail for assault.  

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