Seattle man shot, a dog killed in home invasion robbery
February 27, 2018
(SEATTLE, WA.) – They wanted the money in the safe and they got it. Seattle Police say a man was shot and a dog was killed during a Judkins Park home invasion robbery at 9:30 p.m. Sunday night.
Police say witnesses called 911 Sunday night to report masked men had forced their way into a home in the 1100 block of 29rh Avenue South.
“Officers responding to the call heard multiple gunshots in the area just prior to their arrival,” said a police statement. “Officers rushed into the home and found a man who had been shot twice and a dog that had been shot and killed, but no sign of the suspects.”
Seattle Fire Department medics transported the man to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the gunmen.
Robbery detectives responded to the scene and determined that “a large amount of cash had been taken from a safe inside the home.”
If you have any information in the case please call robbery detectives at (206)684-5535 and reference case number 2018-70076.