Police are working to determine how many shooters were involved in the fatal incident near Pike Place Market.
"The one-drop rule ... which is what identifies and defines what a black man is, or a Negro," Capt. Javier Ortiz said during a public hearing.
The teen's family is from Trinidad. He said that his dreadlocks are part of his heritage and that many men in his family wear them.
The National Weather Service even issued a “a falling iguana” forecast.
Under the Department of Transportation’s proposed new rules, only dogs trained to help persons with a disability will be considered “service animals” and allowed in the passenger cabin.