Lynnwood Police arrest woman following Zumiez embezzlement investigation

Lynnwood Police Detectives arrested a 37 year-old female Tuesday on probable cause for Theft in the First Degree and multiple counts of Identity Theft. The Marysville resident was a former payroll employee at Zumiez Inc., located at 4001 204th St. SW in Lynnwood.  Zumiez contacted Lynnwood investigators in March of this year after becoming aware of possible fraudulent…

Lynnwood K-9 unit apprehends suspect in Mountlake Terrace stabbing

A 31-year-old man suspected of stabbing a Mountlake Terrace man was arrested by police early Monday morning. Mountlake Terrace Police were called to the Greenview Apartments (21400 52nd Ave. W.) in Mountlake Terrace for a report of an assault at 12:10 a.m. on Monday, July 20. Upon arriving on scene, officers contacted the male victim in…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. June 30 19300 block of 44th Ave. W. Narcotics. A 55-year-old man was arrested for possession of narcotics/heroin. July 2 19700 block of Highway 99. Theft. A 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy were arrested for shoplifting alcohol. Another 15-year-old boy was arrested for possession…

Woman arrested after stabbing man at Lynnwood apartment complex

A woman who allegedly stabbed a man Thursday afternoon in Lynnwood was arrested and is in custody at the Lynnwood Jail. At about 3:15 p.m., a woman in her 40s, who was living in an apartment complex in the 6500 block of 208th St. SW., walked up to a man in his 50s, who worked at the apartment…

Suspect arrested in sexually motivated assaults, including Edmonds Community College case

Lynnwood Police arrested a man who confessed to several recent assaults of women, including one woman at Edmonds Community College. On Wednesday, Lynnwood Detectives interviewed a subject, who had been arrested on a misdemeanor warrant the previous day. The suspect fit the description in several recent incidents where women had been assaulted in the area of 200th…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. June 23 6900 block of 216th St. SW. Abandoned vehicle. A motorcycle frame and parts were impounded. June 24 3300 block of 171st St. SW. Accident. An unoccupied parked vehicle rolled down a hill and made contact with a light pole and four other vehicles….

Lynnwood Police assist in arrest of shirtless burglar

Edmonds police, with assistance from Lynnwood Police and Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office K9 units, were able to arrest a shirtless burglary suspect from Bellevue after cornering him in a storage shed Friday morning. A homeowner in the 18400 block of Homeview Drive called 911 around 7:30 a.m. stating that a man with no shirt on…

Lynnwood woman injured in three-car accident allegedly caused by impaired driver

A 34-year-old Bothell woman was allegedly driving under the influence when she was involved in a three-car accident on State Route 525 in Lynnwood on Thursday, July 2, according to the Washington State Patrol. The woman was driving southbound on the SR 525 on-ramp from Highway 99 around 6 p.m. when she lost control of her…

Grass fire started by fireworks, two men arrested

Lynnwood Police arrested two men following a grass fire on the west side of Alderwood Mall Parkway, just south of the I-5 overpass. Fire crews responded to the fire around 9 p.m., Tuesday, June 30. The cause of the fire was determined to be fireworks. A 26-year old man was arrested for Unlawful Discharge of Fireworks and…

Happening nearby: Three suspects arrested in connection with Olympic View drive assault

Edmonds police detectives have arrested three suspects in connection with the violent assault of a 16-year-old Edmonds boy that occurred near 72nd Avenue West and Olympic View Drive on June 24. A 19-year-old man and 19-year-old woman, also both from Edmonds, were booked into the Snohomish County Jail while a 16-year-old male from unincorporated Snohomish…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. June 17 6700 block of Penny Lane. Theft. Tools were stolen from a tool shed. June 18 6500 212th St. SW. Accident. A three-car collision caused damaged to a utility pole. 21000 block of 66th Ave. W. Weapon. A 17-year-old was arrested for possession of…

Happening nearby: Edmonds police release sketch of home invasion robbery suspect

The Edmonds Police Department is continuing its investigation into a home invasion robbery that occurred in downtown Edmonds June 15, and on Wednesday released a composite sketch of one of the suspects. The suspect is believed to be a Hispanic male approximately 45-50 years old. He is about 5-foot-7 and around 220 pounds. He is…

Lynnwood man in custody after Highway 99 stabbing

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies and K9 teams have located a 41-year-old Lynnwood man suspected of stabbing two men earlier Friday near the 16100 block of Highway 99. At around 10 p.m. a call came in to 911 that there had been an altercation and two men were stabbed by the suspect. A 35-year-old man was transported to Harborview…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. June 11 3000 block of 184th St. SW. Fraud. A $100 counterfeit bill was found at a bank. 17200 block of 34th Pl. W. Theft. A wallet was stolen, 5900 block of 196th St. SW. Fraud. An altered check was cashed. June 12 20800 block…

Body found off of South Danvers Road in Lynnwood

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office found a body of a man on the side of the road in the 19700 block of S. Danvers Road in Lynnwood at about 9:30 a.m., Thursday, June 18. A caller reported a subject down on the side of the road to authorities. Upon arrival, the Fire Department confirmed the subject was deceased. …

Happening nearby: No one hurt in Edmonds home invasion robbery Monday

Multiple suspects forced their way into an Edmonds home in the 1000 block of 8th Avenue South Monday afternoon, ransacking the residence, Edmonds police said. Two elderly residents, described as a man and woman in their 80s and 90s, weren’t restrained and were unharmed during the robbery. It’s unknown exactly how many suspects were involved…

Suspected construction yard thief caught after police pursuit

Lynnwood Police apprehended a suspected construction yard thief early Monday morning following a vehicle pursuit. At about 3:30 a.m., a Lynnwood Police Officer saw a vehicle take off at a high rate of speed from a construction site near Alderwood Mall Parkway and Maple Road. The officer noted large coils of electrical wire in the back of the vehicle (described…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. June 4 19800 block of Highway 99. Theft. A lock was cut off and a gym bag was stolen. June 5 16500 block of 60th Ave. W. Theft. Camping equipment was stolen from a vehicle. 17900 block of 36th Ave. W. Theft. Copper fittings and…

Man who robbed two Lynnwood banks sentenced to 10 years in prison

A serial bank robber dubbed the “Alabama Band Robber” because of a hat he wore, was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 10 years in prison for five counts of bank robbery and one count of possession of a stolen firearm. Michael Ryan Hardesty, 41, of Woodinville was arrested on August 19, 2014, after law…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. May 28 4300 block of Alderwood Mall Parkway. Traffic. A 43-year-old man was arrested on two criminal traffic charges and an infraction for no seatbelt. He was cited and released. 18100 block of 44th Ave. W. Assault. A juvenile female reported being assaulted by another…

Happening nearby: Police release video of vehicles of interest in May 31 assault

The vehicles shown in this video, taken early Sunday morning, May 31, at the Edmonds Highway 99 McDonald’s, are of interest to Edmonds police, who are investigating the violent assault of a Seattle man. If you have any information on this incident, contact the Edmonds Police Department at 425-771-0200. Anonymous tips can be left via…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. May 21 5800 block of 209th Pl. SW. Theft. A piece of boat equipment was stolen. 20400 block of 68th Ave. W. Fraud. A counterfeit bill was received at the Edmonds School District. May 22 17400 block of Spruce Way. Malicious mischief. Graffiti was found…