Police: Man Brutally Attacked, Robbed in Belltown Alley

KiroTV, September 20, 2012

Seattle police need help in looking for an attacker who assaulted and robbed a man in an alley in Belltown last month.


A 30-year-old Seattle man was walking alone when a man approached the victim from behind and struck him on the head.


The victim was knocked to the ground unconscious, and the attacker is seen rummaging through the victim’s pockets and flipping him over.

According to police, the attacker stole the victim’s wallet, cellphone and shoulder bag.


The victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center, and he sustained a broken jaw in the robbery-assault.


Police described the attacker as a black man in his 20s, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 240 pounds and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and a red baseball cap.


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