Sex offender arrested in connection with rape, kidnapping

Sex offender arrested in connection with rape, kidnapping

Officers arrested a Level 3 sex offender who allegedly sexually and physically assaulted an 18-year-old woman Wednesday night in North Seattle.

According to the Seattle Police Department, the woman called police around 7 p.m. to report the attack.

She led officers to the 55-year-old suspect, who was arrested near North 145th Street and booked into King County Jail for investigation of rape and kidnapping.

Police are not releasing any additional information at this time.