Not enough beds for Seattle's mentally ill

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by KING 5 News

KING5.com

Posted on September 18, 2013 at 5:59 PM

Updated Thursday, Sep 19 at 12:26 PM

In the wake of the Pioneer Square stabbings, surprising news comes about mental healthcare in Seattle. Nearly a third of people who are involuntarily committed get immediate psychiatric treatment. That leaves thousands of mentally ill without treatment beds.

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