Police arrest 16-year-old boy as suspected RapidRide mugger
SEATTLE -- Police arrested a 16-year-old boy Friday in connection with a robbery in which a male followed a woman off a RapidRide bus and punched her in the face while robbing her on Dec. 10. According to Seattle Police Department detectives, the robbery happened around 12:30 a.m. Dec. 10 when the woman got off a King County RapidRide bus at NW 85th Street and 15th Avenue NW. The woman, who preferred to be identified only as Tracy, said right after she left the bus, a white man who she believed to be in his early 20s tried to talk to her. The conversation soon turned sour when the man asked for her backpack, her phone and her money.