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- Stolen car recovery: Few things bring out more cops than the recovery of an occupied stolen vehicle. Officers dealing with the potentially dangerous situation filled Broadway Tuesday evening in a scene captured on video and posted to Reddit. The incident started to unfold just after 5 PM around the 200 block of Broadway E where the Onstar vehicle security system alerted police to a stationary 2020 Chevy Malibu that had been reported stolen somewhere in King County. Several police cruisers arrived and approached the north-facing vehicle from behind, ordering the two occupants out near the Broadway post office. The occupants of the vehicle were taken into custody without further incident and the vehicle was recovered. CHS reported here on the part “stolen vehicle recovery systems” like Onstar and LoJack play in policing auto theft after a 2019 incident in the Central District.
- Safeway stabbing victim: Police and Seattle Fire were called to the Safeway at 22nd and Madison around 9 PM Tuesday night after employees reported a man with a stab wound outside the store. Police were trying to sort out how the man ended up stabbed. He was treated by Seattle Fire for a three-inch lacerations to his left shoulder. There were no reported arrests.