Seattle Social Worker Murdered By Client As City Wants To Replace Cops With Social Workers

Seattle, WA

„A Seattle social worker was stabbed to death in her office by a public housing resident who thought he was going to be evicted.

The incident occurred just before 11 a.m. on Nov. 23 at the Lewiston-Scargo Apartments near 1st Avenue and Blanchard Street in Belltown, the Seattle Times reported.

Security video from outside the office of 42-year-old Kristin Benson showed a man entered the building carrying grocery bags and then pulled out a large knife, and entered the social worker’s office.“ (…)

Seattle Social Worker Murdered By Client As City Wants To Replace Cops With Social Workers