Update on suspicious death investigation

The medical examiner’s office has not made an official ruling on the manner of the death of a woman found lying on the sidewalk outside a hotel in the 3000 block of 196th Street Southwest on March 28 in Lynnwood. It could be awhile before the medical examiner’s office makes a determination. The case is still…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

The following are selected reports from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. March 28 18400 block of 41st Pl. W. Theft. Identification and insurance paperwork was stolen from a vehicle. The ignition also was damaged. 4100 of 196th St. SW. Accident. A hit-and-run collision in a parking lot was reported. 6600 block of 200th St. SW. Sex…

Drunk driving suspect in Seattle crash had been arrested for DUI in Lynnwood

Our news partner, The Seattle Times, is reporting that driver in the Seattle crash that has claimed the lives of two individuals, had a string of DUI arrests, including one in Lynnwood on Oct. 8. On Monday, police say, the 50-year-old Mullan drove his black 2012 Chevrolet Silverado quad cab into a family on an…

Lynnwood Police investigating suspicious death at hotel

Lynnwood Police are investigating a suspicious death that occurred in the early morning hours today, March 28, at a hotel in the 3000 block of 196th Street Southwest in Lynnwood. Just before 6 a.m. a jogger, who was staying at the hotel, found a woman lying on the sidewalk outside the hotel with significant signs…

Collision sends individual to hospital

A head-on collision at 164th St. SW. and Alderwood Mall Parkway on Sunday night resulted in an individual being transported to the hospital. At 8:22 p.m., Fire District 1 personnel used power rescue tools to remove the driver’s door on one of the vehicles to free a trapped patient. The patient was transported by medic unit to…

Fire District 1 calls: March 14-20

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 308 calls the week of March 14-20: 254 emergency medical aid calls, 14 motor vehicle collisions, 17 fires, 11 service calls, 2 natural gas leaks and 10 automatic fire alarms. March 14 FIRE: At 2:50 a.m., a house fire was reported in the 8800 block of 205th Place…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

Here are selected highlights from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. March 20 5200 block of 196th St. SW. Accident. A two-car collision occurred. The driver of one vehicle received an infraction for failure to yield. 20800 block of 52nd Ave. W. Malicious mischief. A man was arrested for malicious mischief. 19700 64th Ave. W. Theft auto….

Helping Hands Vet Clinic donates pet oxygen masks

Snohomish County Fire District 1 will now have access to pet oxygen masks at emergency scenes thanks to a donation from Helping Hands Veterinary Clinic in Lynnwood. The clinic donated four oxygen masks that can be used to treat rescued animals for smoke inhalation. “We know how important pets are to their owners. In the…

Fire District 1 calls: March 7-13

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 319 calls the week of March 7-13: 242 emergency medical aid calls, 24 motor vehicle collisions, 24 fires, 7 service calls, 3 natural gas leaks, 1 hazardous materials call and 18 automatic fire alarms. March 7 COLLISION: At 4:09 p.m., a two-car collision was reported at 226th Street…

Extra law enforcement out this weekend

Extra law enforcement will be on the roads looking for impaired drivers in King, Pierce and Snohomish counties over St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Lynnwood, Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace are among the participating agencies along with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, the Washington State Liquor Control Board and the Washington State Patrol. The Washington State Liquor…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

Here are some selected highlights from the Lynnwood Police Blotter March 14 17700 64th Ave. W. Burglary. A resident reported that a laptop, duffle bag and cash were stolen. March 13 19500 block of Alderwood Mall Parkway. Theft. A 1994 Japanese-make car was reported stolen. 3000 184th St. SW. Weapon. A 19-year-old man was arrested…

Fire District 1 calls for Feb. 28 – March 6

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 334 calls the week of Feb. 28-March 6: 278 emergency medical aid calls, 13 motor vehicle collisions, 9 fires, 17 service calls, 1 natural gas leaks, 1 rescue and 15 automatic fire alarms. March 1 FATAL CAR-PEDESTRIAN COLLISION: At 6:01 a.m., firefighters responded to a car-pedestrian collision at…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

Here are selected highlights from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. March 7 4200 block of Alderwood Mall Blvd. Narcotics. A 35-year-old female was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a drug without a prescription. 3000 block of 184th St. SW. Forgery. A male and female were arrested for possession of a controlled substance…

Man escapes house fire after being awakened by smoke alarm

A man safely escaped from a burning house north of Lynnwood after being awakened by a smoke alarm this morning. The man climbed out his bedroom window and called 9-1-1 from a cell phone to report the fire in his family’s single-story house in the 2200 block of 136th Pl. SW at 10:23 a.m. “The…

Police seeking man who robbed Lynnwood pharmacy Friday

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect from a robbery that occurred just after 8 a.m. Friday, March 1, at the Walgreen’s Pharmacy in the 20700 block of Highway 99 in Lynnwood. No one was hurt after the suspect came into the pharmacy and demanded the pharmacist give him a controlled…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

Here are some selected highlights from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. Feb. 16 19100 block of 36th Ave. W. Theft. A laptop computer was reported stolen. 3300 block of 184th St. S.W. Theft. A laptop computer, CDs and personal paperwork were stolen from a vehicle. 20100 block of 48th Ave. W. Theft. A bicycle was reported…

10 suspects taken into custody in Special Operations bust

Lynnwood Police arrested 10 individuals and seized weapons, ammunition, illegal narcotics, paraphernalia and a large amount of money at a house in the 2500 block of 205th Place during a Feb. 11 warrant service. The house is located just outside the city limits of Lynnwood in unincorporated Snohomish County. The warrant was served early on…

Outreach to diverse populations, dropout plan discussed by Edmonds School Board

By Eileen Kelliher The Edmonds School Board opened its Feb. 12 meeting on a high note, following a performance by Lynnwood High School’s Jazz One and an award ceremony for 19 honors music students. Assistant Superintendent for Elementary Education Ellen Kahan reported on two EAACH (Equity Alliance for Achievement) committee meetings. EAACH is a parent…

Update on soccer coach assault case

On Feb. 8 Lynnwood Police asked for the public’s help in identifying three juveniles who were involved in an assault with an adult soccer coach after school hours on Feb. 6 outside of Meadowdale High School in Lynnwood. The three juveniles who were present during the Feb. 6 incident have been identified and are cooperating…

Police ask for help identifying two juveniles who assaulted soccer coach

Lynnwood Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two juveniles who assaulted a soccer coach after school hours on Wednesday, Feb. 6 outside of Meadowdale High School. According to a Lynnwood police news release issued Friday, the victim — a 53-year-old Seattle man who coaches soccer for a non-school district team — was…

Help the Lynnwood Police K9 unit take a bite out of crime

The non-profit Lynnwood Police Officers Association is offering a plush mini-LPD K9 police dog for sale. All proceeds benefit the Lynnwood Police K9 Unit. You have your choice of a black and tan mix-colored German shepherd or an all-black colored German shepherd. Each dog is equipped with a faux ballistic vest with an authentic LPD…

Fire District 1 service calls: Jan. 17-30

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 680 calls Jan. 17-30: 560 emergency medical aid calls, 44 motor vehicle collisions, 25 fires, 14 service calls, 8 natural gas leaks, 1 hazardous materials response and 29 automatic fire alarms. Jan. 18 COLLISION: At 7:44 a.m., a two-car collision was reported at 164th Street Southwest and 36th…

Chemical reaction at Lynnwood health club results in hazmat response Monday morning

Lynnwood Fire and Snohomish County Fire District 1, along with the Snohomish County Hazardous Materials Team, responded to a hazardous materials incident involving pool chemicals at the LA Fitness health club in the 19800 block of Scriber Lake Road in Lynnwood about 6 a.m. Monday morning. According to Lynnwood police spokeswoman Shannon Sessions, a crack…