Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Nov. 6 20200 block of 68th Ave. W. Theft auto. A 1993 Subaru was stolen. 19800 block of Highway 99. Vehicle prowl. A woman said she left her purse in the backseat of her car and someone broke a window and stole the purse. 6800 block…

Lynnwood man assaults brother and mother with knife

A man with apparent mental health issues allegedly stabbed his brother and mother with a knife Tuesday night at the Urban Center Apartments, located at 15907 Ash Way, in Lynnwood. Snohomish County Sheriff’s Officer Deputies responded to a reported domestic disturbance involving a weapon at about 9:37 p.m. Deputies discovered two injured persons in the downstairs…

Suspected drunk motorcyclist runs into car on State Route 525

A 47-year-old motorcyclist from Kenmore is suspected of DUI following an accident involving two other vehicles on State Route 525 in Lynnwood late Sunday night . The Washington State Patrol reports that a 2001 Toyota vehicle driven by a 37-year-old woman from Kirkland was disabled and blocking lane 1 of 2 on northbound State Route…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Oct. 29 18100 block of Highway 99. Weapon. A 63-year-old man was arrested for possession of a dangerous weapon and a warrant. 19200 block of Highway 99. Burglary. A business had 13 vehicles prowled and had some windows broken. Oct. 30 7200 block of 196th…

Lynnwood man arrested after allegedly assaulting three people with sword

A 24-year-old Lynnwood man, who allegedly assaulted three people with a sword Wednesday night, was arrested by the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. At approximately 9:10 p.m. on Nov. 5, a call was made to 911 to report a man was in the street in the 13800 block of Fender Drive, Lynnwood, who was bleeding and yelling for…

City’s Community Health and Safety initiative producing results

The city of Lynnwood’s Community Health and Safety initiative is producing results. The recent endeavor is a partnership of the Lynnwood Police, Community Development, and Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Departments. The mission of the Community Health and Safety Initiative is to leverage community partnerships; to institute creative problem-solving techniques through a unified city-wide interdepartmental approach;…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Oct. 23 19200 block of 68th Ave. W. Animal. A labrador was taken to an animal shelter. 18500 block of 61st Pl. W. Theft. A woman reported the theft of mail. Oct. 24 18700 block of 44th Ave. W. Malicious mischief. A woman reported eight…

Police Department accepting applications for 2015 Citizens Academy

The Lynnwood Police Department is accepting applications for its upcoming Citizens Academy. The Department will be offering a 13-week Citizens Academy this coming January, which is a unique learning experience conducted by the police department and designed to give citizens a better understanding of the mission and operations of the police department. During this interactive…

Murder suspect apprehended by authorities

Murder suspect Encarnacion “EJ” Salas has been arrested by authorities, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. Salas was apprehended at about 2:15 p.m, Saturday, Oct. 25. Patrol Deputies received a tip that Encarnacion may have in an apartment in the 3300 block of 164th SW. He was quickly located and arrested. Salas is believed to have assaulted…

Manhunt on for Lynnwood murder suspect

Detectives with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s help to locate 23-year-old Encarnacion “EJ” Salas for second degree murder. Salas is believed to have assaulted a 42-year-old man in Lynnwood late last night. The victim died at the scene. Salas is 5-foot-11, 185 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He could have…

Lynnwood man killed during fight Friday night

A 42-year-old Lynnwood man was killed during a fight in the 3000 block of 164th St. SW. Friday night. Detectives with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the homicide scene after a call came in around 11:30 p.m. The bleeding 42 year-old man died at the scene. Investigators believe the victim had been fighting with another unidentified male,…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Oct. 15 18300 block of Alderwood Mall Parkway. Theft. A woman was attempting to sell stolen clothing. Oct. 17 7500 block of 201st St. SW. Suspicious circumstances. A woman was upset and broke some items in her home. No one else was present. 18700 block…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Oct. 9 20000 64th Ave. W. Accident. A hit-and-run collision was reported. 3300 block of 184th St. SW. Theft auto. A 1996 Honda Accord was stolen. 6600 block of 192nd Pl. SW. Theft. A resident reported the theft of batteries and propone tanks from a…

South Division District Court closed on Friday for training

All four divisions of Snohomish County District Court, including the South Division in Lynnwood, will be closed on Friday, Oct. 17. Court personnel will be at its annual All Staff Training Day. The District Court 10 a.m. Misdemeanor and 1 p.m. Felony PC jail calendars will still be heard. The Court will resume regular business hours…

Pursuit of car thief suspect ends in Lynnwood, man in custody

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office has a 27 year-old male in custody following a pursuit that ended at Maple and the Alderwood Mall Parkway on Monday morning. The incident began around 10:45 a.m. at 122nd St. SW and Gibson Rd. in Everett when an on-duty deputy confirmed that the vehicle being driven by the suspect…

Lynnwood, Edmonds Dairy Queens among locations that may have experienced credit card breach

Dairy Queen recently has learned of a possible malware intrusion that may have affected some payment cards at certain locations, including two Lynnwood and one Edmonds location. An investigation has been launched and the Company has retained external forensic experts to help determine the facts. Because nearly all Dairy Queen locations are independently owned and operated, the Company…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Oct. 1 17400 block of 44th Ave. W. Robbery. Three individuals reported being robbed of a cellphone at gun point. 17600 block of Spruce Way. Robbery. A suspect with a gun demanded a victim’s cell phone. Oct. 2 4700 block of 200th St. SW. Reckless…

Lynnwood Police arrest suspects in alleged gang-related shooting Wednesday night

Lynnwood Police arrested one adult and two juvenile suspects in what they believe to be a gang-related confrontation Wednesday night in Lynnwood At about 8:35 p.m., on Wednesday, Oct. 8, Lynnwood officers responded to a shots fired call in the 4700 block of 176th St SW. Police arrived and detained several subjects related to the investigation. After several…

Reminder: Lynnwood Police to hold Public Meeting about sex offender on Wednesday

A Public Community Meeting about a sex offender, who said he is planning to move to Lynnwood, is set for 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8 in the Lynnwood Municipal Court, located on the second floor at 19321 44th Ave. W. in Lynnwood. Christopher Lee Shelley has indicated he is moving to a residence in the 5500 block of 176th St….

Crime prevention specialist offers safety classes for real estate agents

A real estate agent makes a living meeting a complete stranger in an empty home. Each year, too many real-estate professionals around the nation are injured or die due to a violent assault while on the job. Others have reported being victims of rape or robbery as well. The statistics, along with the recent horrific, high-profile…