Police: Man threatened to “shoot them all”.
SEATTLE – Seattle police arrested a man for harassing a group of Arab-Americans at the Seattle Center Saturday. Police said that the incident happened around 7 p.m. near the International Fountain on Center grounds. The suspect. a 52-year-old white male, began harassing the group by asking the women ‘how many husbands they had’ and similar demeaning questions. The males in the group tried to intervene and asked the suspect to leave the area, police said. Then, the suspect took an aggressive fighting stance and told the males that he was going to obtain a gun and ‘shoot them all’. Police were called and multiple units arrived within minutes, locating the suspect just off Center grounds and arrested him without incident. The suspect was booked into King County Jail for Investigation of Malicious Harassment.