UW Alert Blog

May 24, 2022

UW Alert Seattle: Robbery in U District

UPDATE at 5:49 p.m.: Police have not located the suspect in the robbery at University Way NE and NE 43rd St. The scene is considered secure. All clear.

ORIGINAL POST at 5:30 p.m.: Police are reporting a robbery at a business on University Way NE and NE 43rd St. The suspect stole items and claimed to have a weapon, but none was seen. The suspect was last seen heading eastbound on NE 43rd St.

The suspect is described as a man, between the ages of 30 and 40, 5-foot-10 or 5-foot-11, dark hair, wearing green pants, a yellow jacket and a white T-shirt. If seen, please call 9-1-1.

More info will be provided here as available.