Suspect in Edmonds stabbing captured in Seattle

Shannon T. Johnson
Shannon T. Johnson

Edmonds police reported Friday morning that stabbing suspect Shannon Johnson was caught Thursday night on Aurora Avenue North by Washington State Department of Corrections officers and Seattle police.

Police have been looking for Johnson in connection with the stabbing of a 49-year-old Edmonds man during a Jan. 27 fight at Andy’s Motel on Highway 99.

The victim was found at the Lynnwood James Village Hobby Lobby store, suffering from multiple stab wounds to his head and chest. He was transported to Harborview, where he underwent surgery.


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