UW Alert Blog

May 13, 2021

UW Alert Seattle: Attempted robbery at Triangle Garage

UPDATE at 2:23 p.m. on May 17: Police have arrested the suspect in the attempted armed robbery Thursday at Triangle Garage, and he currently is in custody at King County Jail.

UPDATE at 10:33 a.m. on May 13: The suspect in the attempted robbery at the Triangle Garage near UW Medical Center remains at large, and UWPD is continuing its investigation. The suspect description and photos are below. The suspect is armed; if you see the suspect, don’t attempt to make contact and instead call 9-1-1.

UPDATE at 9:48 a.m. on May 13: Police report an attempted robbery at the Triangle Garage near UW Medical Center. The suspect was reportedly attempting to prowl a car, when the victim confronted the individual, who displayed a handgun. The suspect fled the parking garage and was last seen at the bus stop on the south side of NE Pacific St. Police are still trying to locate the suspect.

The suspect was described as a heavyset man, with long stringy hair, wearing a dark blue jacket, blue jeans, a white pattered shirt and a blue face mask. He was carrying a briefcase. Photos from security camera footage are below. Contact UWPD with any information: 206-685-8973.

Security camera footage from May 13, 2021.

 

Security camera footage from May 13, 2021.

ORIGINAL POST at 9:42 a.m. on May 13: Robbery with handgun pointed at victim @ Triangle Garage. Avoid area. More: alert.uw.edu