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….

Lynnwood Police Blotter: June 5-11, 2022

June 5 19800 block 50th Avenue West: Police responded to calls of a misdemeanor assault. 19300 block 44th Avenue West: Police responded to calls of an individual committing sexual offenses. 17400 block 55th Place West: A front license plate was reported stolen. 19500 block Highway 99: A bicycle was reported stolen. 19700 block Highway 99:…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: May 29-June 4, 2022

May 29 19800 block 50th Avenue West: A fourth-degree domestic violence assault was reported 4800 block 196th Street Southwest: A subject involved in a collision was cited for second-degree driving with a suspended license. 21910 block 66th Avenue West: Police assisted Mountlake Terrace police with a K-9 for a burglary. 5200 block 193rd Place Southwest:…

Scene in Lynnwood: Two Lynnwood police officers receive promotions

The Lynnwood Police Department announced the promotion of Sgt. Curtis Zatylny to the rank of commander and Officer Brad Reorda to the rank of sergeant. Zatylny is a 20-year veteran with leadership experience in patrol, criminal investigations and as the team leader of the North Sound Metro SWAT team. He will be assuming command of…

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…

June 8: County councilmembers hosting Public Safety Town Hall in Marysville

Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney, County Councilmembers Sam Low and Nate Nehring, and Chief Criminal Deputy Prosecutor Matt Baldock are hosting a Public Safety Town Hall from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 8 at the Marysville Opera House, 1225 3rd St., Marysville. According to organizers, the event is intended to start a dialogue with the community about…

Hundreds attend Lynnwood’s 7th annual Cops & Kids event

The Lynnwood Police Department welcomed hundreds to its 7th annual Cops & Kids event on Saturday morning. Children were able to interact with police vehicles, learn about fingerprinting techniques, play games, win prizes, watch the police drone in action and get to know Lynnwood police officers. A K-9 demonstration was also held with K-9 Cannon….

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 Police Blotter: May 22-28, 2022

May 22 6700 block 178th Place Southwest: Police responded to a fourth-degree domestic violence assault. 2900 block 184th Street Southwest: A theft was reported. 3000 block 196th Street Southwest: A felony assault was reported. 19500 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A subject with multiple warrants committed a third-degree theft. The subject was arrested and booked. 17200…

Reminder: Families invited to Cops & Kids event June 4

Join the Lynnwood Police Department on June 4 for its annual Cops & Kids event. The event is free and the whole family is invited. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., kids can see police cars, motorcycles and specialty vehicles, as well as get to know officers from the department. K-9 demonstrations, prizes and games…

Suspect arrested in connection with April 4 homicide at Daleway Park

Lynnwood police said Wednesday that they have arrested a suspect believed to be involved in the shooting death of 70-year-old Lynnwood resident Carl Bridgmon at Daleway Park on April 4. The suspect was identified as a 21-year-old Marysville resident. He was booked into the Snohomish County Jail on multiple charges, including murder, police said. Bridgmon…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: May 15-21, 2022

May 15 17600 block Highway 99: A subject was arrested for DUI. 19900 block Highway 99: A burglary was reported. 7000 block 208th Street Southwest: Police responded to calls of a noise complaint. 19800 block 50th Avenue West: Police responded to calls of a domestic disturbance. 19900 block Poplar Way: A subject was arrested for…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: May 8-14, 2022

May 8 4200 block 196th Street Southwest: A subject was arrested for multiple traffic offenses. 1130 block 4th Avenue South: A burglary suspect was chased and caught with a police K-9. 19600 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A known subject was arrested for DUI. 5600 block 183rd Street Southwest: A woman was arrested after a domestic…

Escaped inmate with local ties captured in Nevada

Escaped rape suspect and convicted drug trafficker Andrew Kristovich is back in jail. Kristovich escaped an Oregon medium-security federal prison on April 25 and two days later, Edmonds police recovered a stolen car they say he dumped in the parking lot at the Burlington Coat Factory. He was known to have strong ties to Edmonds…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: May 1-7, 2022

May 1 18600 block 33rd Avenue West: A theft was reported. 5400 block 206th Street Southwest: A juvenile was arrested for malicious mischief. 18400 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A known subject selected 15 pairs of jeans from a store, totalling $915. The subject then exited the store without paying for the jeans, resulting in a…

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…

Police respond Saturday night to man in crisis at Lynnwood hotel

Lynnwood police Saturday night were called to Hotel International in the 5600 block of 196th Street Southwest to assist with a report of a hotel guest in crisis. The man had barricaded himself in his room, police said at around 7:30 p.m. via Twitter. Nearby rooms were evacuated as a precaution. Police reported at 9…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: April 24-30, 2022

April 24 4600 block 196th Street Southwest: Police responded to a fourth-degree assault. 3200 block 184th Street Southwest: A theft was reported. 19400 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A second-degree felony theft was reported. 18600 block Highway 99: A second-degree burglary occurred. 19200 block 68th Avenue West: A subject was arrested for DUI. 7500 block 208th…

Children on autism spectrum welcomed to Cops for Inclusion event

The Lynnwood Police Department welcomed 45 families to the Community Life Center last weekend for its first annual Cops for Inclusion event. The goal was to create a welcoming and safe environment for children on the autism spectrum to learn more about police and ways they help the community. Children and parents were able to…