|Police officers gather in front of the 99 Cent store near 30th Ave. NE and NE 127th Street.|
A stabbing was reported to Seattle Police near 30th Avenue NE and Lake City Way Friday afternoon at about 5 p.m. Dozens of officers and aid units swarmed the neighborhood but the victim reportedly fled the scene. Officers said the victim may have been driven to the hospital in a private vehicle.
After the stabbing was reported about five patrol cars pulled up to the 99 Cent store next to Grocery Outlet. Scanner traffic suggested the victim had been at the store.
Officers seemed to be searching the area around the Panos Property building for evidence.
As events unfolded in front of the 99 cent store, about 6 more patrol cars pulled up to a home near NE 127th Street on 25th Avenue NE. The home is know for regular police activity and was the scene of a SWAT team raid in November of 2011. Officers were seen looking into the home and walking around the property.
We will report any updates we hear about this situation.