Lynnwood Police Blotter: June 19-25, 2022

June 19 3000 block 184th Street Southwest: A theft was reported. 19400 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A theft was reported from Ulta. 19700 block 44th Avenue West: A female was threatened by an individual. 16900 block Olympic View Drive: An alarm was set off. 18200 block Highway 99: An individual reported a gun was found….

Man arrested in Seattle after firing gun, carjacking in Lynnwood Friday

Seattle police have arrested a man suspected of firing at a vehicle and then carjacking it Friday afternoon outside Lamps Plus on 196th Street Southwest in Lynnwood. According to witnesses, a shirtless man parked his RV in the parking lot of Lamps Plus in Lynnwood around 2:40 p.m. Friday, then proceeded to wander into traffic…

Man uses stolen front loader to smash Lynnwood Chase Bank entrance

Lynnwood police are searching for a man who reportedly used a stolen construction front loader to ram the Lynnwood Chase Bank building Wednesday night in an attempt to burglarize it. According to police, at approximately 7:15 p.m. Wednesday witnesses observed a man crashing a large construction front loader into the Chase Bank on Alderwood Mall…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: June 12-18, 2022

June 12 3100 block 196th Street Southwest: A third-degree theft was reported. 2900 block 184th Street Southwest: A subject was cited for criminal trespassing. 17220 block Highway 99: Police made a warrant arrest. 16700 block Highway 99: Police made a warrant arrest. 5200 block 196th Street Southwest: A subject was cited for camping in the…

Man arrested in attack on woman in Lynnwood Staples parking lot

A 27-year-old Snohomish County man was arrested Thursday for assaulting a woman in the Lynnwood Staples parking lot May 21. Police say the victim was in the parking lot when two individuals, a male and female, attacked her. It is unknown what caused the attack, as the victim said she did not recognize either of…

32-year-old Lynnwood man killed in Kent Wednesday morning

Kent police are investigating an early Wednesday morning shooting that left a 32-year-old Lynnwood man dead. According to a report in ILoveKent.com, officers responded about 12:24 a.m. Wednesday to reports of a shooting near the 12900 block of S.E. 275th Street. Officers located the male victim, 32-year-old Lynnwood resident Carlos Garcia, on the ground and unresponsive….

Hazardous materials found in Lynnwood hotel room Saturday identified as an active meth lab

The hazardous materials discovered in a Lynnwood hotel room, generating a large public safety response Saturday afternoon, were indications of an active lab to produce methamphetamine, the City of Lynnwood said in a press release Monday afternoon. At approximately 11:40 a.m. Saturday, the South County Fire Department were called to the scene after a housekeeper at…

Suspicious item at Stay America in Lynnwood generates emergency response Saturday

A report of a suspicious item in a hotel room generated a large public safety response at Lynnwood’s Stay American Hotel, located at 3021 196th St. S.W., late Saturday morning, and Lynnwood police are now investigating. According to South County Fire spokesperson Leslie Hynes, at approximately 11:40 a.m. on Saturday, the South County Fire Department received a…

Lynnwood’s Next Step Pregnancy Center vandalized

Lynnwood-based Next Step Pregnancy Center was vandalized early Wednesday morning by an unknown suspect. According to the center’s Executive Director Heather Vasquez, the incident occurred at approximately 1:40 a.m. as was captured on security cameras. Five of the building’s windows were broken on the front of the building. Graffiti was also spray painted on the…

Lynnwood police searching for suspect involved in Tuesday night shooting of teen

Lynnwood police are looking for at least one suspect involved in the shooting of a 14-year-old Lynnwood boy Tuesday night at around 7 p.m. According to Lynnwood police spokesperson Commander Sean Doty, the boy who was shot was among a group of four juveniles who were walking near 186th Place Southwest and Highway 99. A…

Delivery driver shot through windshield while near Lynnwood car wash

A DoorDash delivery driver was shot in the shoulder near a Lynnwood car wash early Wednesday morning. The 36-year-old victim told Lynnwood police that he and his friend were delivering food around 1 a.m. when they drove past Keeboo Car Wash in the 4600 block of 168th Street Southwest. Mistakenly thinking they recognized two people…

Two Lynnwood residents tied up during home burglary Wednesday

Lynnwood police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a vehicle that may be associated with a Wednesday night home burglary in which two people were tied up while thieves stole items from their residence. According to police, two suspects shattered a rear glass door and forced entry into a home in the 16800…

Lynnwood man arrested in California for murder of man found near logging road

A 32-year-old Lynnwood man has been charged with murder after he allegedly shot an acquaintance and left him for dead on a logging road near Skykomish last month, our online news partner The Seattle Times reported Thursday Jeremy Tod Staeheli was arrested in California Sunday and charged Monday with second-degree murder with a firearm and unlawful…

MLT man pleads guilty to sending women anonymous, threatening text messages

A 22-year-old Mountlake Terrace man has pleaded guilty to stalking and sexually harassing multiple young women by sending them anonymous text messages. On Nov. 19, Ray Boughner Jr. III pleaded guilty in the Snohomish County Superior Court to three counts of cyberstalking and two counts of communication with a minor for immoral purposes after sending…

Burglary, vandalism reported at Edmonds CC apartment complex

The Lynnwood Police Department received a 911 call Thursday night about a case of burglary and vandalism at an apartment complex on the Edmonds Community College campus. At 9:08 p.m., Edmonds CC campus security reported two individuals broke into a vending machine in Rainier Place, located at 19920 68th Ave. W. According to campus security,…

Lynnwood man one of two suspects arrested in connection with Everett murder

Deputies with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office early Friday morning arrested two suspects in the Martha Lake area who are suspected of murdering a Lake Stevens man at an Everett motel. According to a Sheriff’s Office announcement, deputies responded at 2 a.m. to a homicide at the Motel 6, located in the 200 block of…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: Aug. 11-17, 2019

Aug. 11 3000 block 184th Street Southwest: Multiple males reportedly returned clothing stolen from another mall to a store in Alderwood Mall for store credit. 16600 block 48th Avenue West: A vehicle was  prowled in the Novela Apartment Homes parking lot. 3000 184th Street Southwest: A woman reported her ex-boyfriend was stalking her. 18100 block…

Lynnwood man suspected of sexual assault turns himself into police

A Lynnwood man suspected of sexually assaulting and robbing a woman in July has turned himself in to the Lynnwood police. According to Deputy Chief James Nelson, a man in his early 20s arrived at the Lynnwood Police Department with his lawyer to surrender himself into police custody. He will be booked in Snohomish County…

Lynnwood police seek suspect accused of sexual assault, robbery in July

The Lynnwood Police Department is seeking help identifying a man accused of sexually assaulting and robbing a woman on July 26, around 5:40 p.m. in a wooded area near the 17100 block of Highway 99. According to police, the 33-year-old female victim said she met the man on a Community Transit bus, where they began…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: Aug. 4-10, 2019

Aug. 4 19500 block Highway 99: Police trespassed a subject from Safeway. The subject was also reported to have had drug paraphernalia. 21600 block Highway 99: The Lynnwood Police Department assisted the Edmonds Police Department with apprehending a robbery suspect. 18100 block 33rd Avenue West: Police responded to a felony theft reported at Costco. Carisoprodol…

Lynnwood police looking for suspect accused of assaulting woman outside Nordstrom

The Lynnwood Police Department is asking for witnesses to help locate a woman accused of assaulting a 70-year-old woman around 4:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5 in the Alderwood Mall parking lot According to Commander Sean Doty, the victim said she was near her vehicle, parked on the north side of the Alderwood Mall Nordstrom, when…

Law enforcement agencies undergo active-shooter training in former Alderwood Middle School gymnasium

Last week, the gymnasium of the former Alderwood Middle School in Lynnwood was temporarily converted into a high-tech virtual reality training center. Law enforcement personnel from around the region — including the Lynnwood and Edmonds police departments — participated in active shooter training scenarios using state-of-the-art virtual reality (VR) equipment. Multiple participants — each wearing…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: July 28-Aug. 3, 2019

July 28 3000 block 184th Street Southwest: A juvenile was arrested for shoplifting from three stores in Alderwood Mall. 3000 block 184th Street Southwest: A woman was arrested for shoplifting shoes from J.C. Penney. While searching her possessions, police reported finding meth and Oxycodone. 5200 block 201st Place West: A stroller was reported stolen from…