Today, Seattle Police responded to a reported domestic assault in Queen Anne.
Shortly after 5:00 a.m. officers arrived in the 300 block of 1st Avenue North and contacted a 42-year-old victim seeking safety nearby. Officers interviewed the victim and developed probable cause to arrest a 32-year-old male suspect for assault.
The victim was transported to the hospital to treat her injuries.
After an arrest warrant was issued, SWAT officers with the assistance of patrol searched a nearby apartment complex for the suspect but were unable to locate him.
During the incident a nearby daycare facility was asked to shelter-in-place. Currently, there is no on-going threat to the public.
Officers will continue to investigate this matter.
Officer Shawn Weismiller