The Morning Blotter

A Weird Coincidence: Police and medics were called to a home near Lake Washington late last night for what sounds like a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Typically, we don’t report on suicide attempts—assuming that’s what this was—but it just so happens the home medics were called to is the same one where Kurt Cobain shot himself in 1994. Turns out this was a prank call which originated out of Bellevue.

Manhunt: Police still searching for “person of interest” in Beacon Hill murders.

History of Violence: Authorities looking for information on guns owned by man who shot two Pierce County deputies.

Long Winded: In case you missed it, here’s my 9 billion word piece on the reality of Seattle’s rising crime rate.