File photo.

Man beaten then stabbed at Federal Way bus stop

The assault occurred around 8 p.m. Sep. 20.

A 47-year-old man was beaten with a pipe and then stabbed by a 22-year-old man at a bus stop in Federal Way on Monday night.

At around 8 p.m. Sep. 20, Federal Way police were dispatched to a bus stop on Pacific Highway South and South 312th Street after a witness called 911 to report a man had been beaten with a metal pipe, according to Federal Way police.

While police were en route to the scene they learned the perpetrator went back to the bus stop and stabbed the victim several times, according to Federal Way police.

When police officers arrived, they administered first aid to the victim while other officers searched for the man suspected of committing the assault, according to Federal Way police.

Police found the suspect on the 1400 block of South 312th Street and arrested him, according to Federal Way police. He will be booked into the King County jail on first-degree assault charges, police said.

The victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle where he is in serious but stable condition, police said.

Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in News

Police identify suspects in Des Moines triple fatal shooting, fight

Des Moines Police asking for public’s help to find Joshua Puloka, aka Joshua Everybodytalksabout

Google Images
Racial disparities in bike helmet law forces decision by King County health board

On Oct. 21, the King County Board of Health discussed striking down… Continue reading

The Federal Way Transit Center's east entrance along 23rd Avenue South remains open. Photo courtesy of Bruce Honda
West entrance of Federal Way Transit Center parking garage closed

Sound Transit officials say the entrance could remain closed for up to a year as crews work on the Federal Way Link Extension.

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health to host Drug Take Back Day event in Federal Way

Safely rid of unused or expired prescription drugs at the Federal Way Regional Medical Center Saturday, Oct. 23.

Jersey Mike’s Subs opening Federal Way store Oct. 27

The sub sandwich shop is hosting a grand opening celebration and fundraiser supporting local schools Oct. 27-31.

Well-fed from the Federal Way Farmers Market: Apple pie cake

Sweet treat uses a variety of seasonal apples found at the Saturday market.

Luke Dalrymple. Courtesy photo
Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Oct. 22: Luke Dalrymple

Decatur senior won boys tennis doubles NPSL 4A championship, advancing to district tournament.

Most Read