Mountlake Terrace gunshot victims identified; deaths ruled homicide, suicide

The man and woman found dead from gunshot wounds Wednesday in the parking lot at Terrace Creek Park in Mountlake Terrace have been identified by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office. Rosalea K. Flint, a 73-year-old woman from Mountlake Terrace, died as a result of a gunshot wound to the head. She was killed by Russell M. Flint, a…

Happening nearby: Police looking for Banner Bank robbery suspect

Edmonds police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who allegedly robbed the Banner Bank on 212th Street Southwest in Edmonds around 11:15 Thursday morning. According to Edmonds police spokesman Sgt. Shane Hawley, police units are in the area of the bank, located at 7009 212th St. S.W., looking for the suspect,…

Washington State Patrol to conduct Move Over Law Emphasis Patrol starting Tuesday

Washington State Patrol Chief John R. Batiste announced Monday that the Washington State Patrol will conduct an emphasis patrol statewide Oct. 27-29 to bring increased awareness to the Move Over Law. Between 2007 and 2014, 212 Washington State Patrol vehicles have been struck while conducting traffic stops or providing motorist assistance. Three troopers and multiple citizens have been…

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Oct. 16 21800 block of 44th Ave. W. Malicious mischief. A window in the back of Mountlake Terrace High School was broken. Oct. 17 22300 block of 70th Ave. W. Theft from vehicle. A woman told police she saw a man steal a computer out…

Police still seeking public’s help to locate missing Lynnwood man

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is still seeking the public’s help in finding a missing Lynnwood man. Jose P. Sanchez Diaz, 20, was last seen on August 28, 2015. He drives a red 1995 Mitsubishi Eclipse, Washington plate No. AUH2654. Diaz works in North Seattle and lives in Lynnwood. “We’ve had no good leads in the…

Update: Mountlake Terrace Police warn of child luring attempt

The Mountlake Terrace Police has provided additional information on the attempted child luring incident of an 11-year-old girl on Friday, Oct. 16 while she was walking home from Mountlake Terrace Elementary School. Police say that the incident occurred near 51st Ave. W. and 217th St. SW. Original story:  The Mountlake Terrace Police Department is informing the…

Mountlake Terrace Police warn of child luring attempt

The Mountlake Terrace Police Department is informing the public that a resident reported that someone attempted to lure her 11-year-old daughter into his vehicle while she was walking home from Mountlake Terrace Elementary School on Friday, Oct. 16. The incident happened about 4:20 p.m. when the girl was contacted by a white male with brown hair driving…

Mountlake Terrace High School student identified as shooting victim

Updated with medical examiner’s report and identification of second person. A Mountlake Terrace High School junior has been identified as one of two individuals found dead at a Lynnwood home on Thursday. The Hawkeye, the Mountlake Terrace High School newspaper, is reporting that junior Kandra Tan was one of the two people found by a…

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Oct. 8 22600 block of 48th Ave. W. Found property. A man found a box on the on ramp to north I-5 off off 220th street. The box contained a folder that appears to have belonged to a former Mountlake Terrace Police volunteer. Oct….

Happening nearby/update: Weapon recovered in Lynnwood death investigation

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office detectives recovered a weapon at the scene of a death investigation in Lynnwood early this morning. The two deceased individuals were removed from the house at the 3100 block of 202nd St. SW. by the Medical Examiner, who will confirm identification of the decedents as well as cause and manner of…

Happening nearby: Two people shot, found dead in Lynnwood

Two people were shot and found dead in Lynnwood on Thursday afternoon. Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office detectives are conducting a death investigation of the two individuals at a home in the 3100 block of 202nd St. SW. The bodies were discovered around 3 p.m. by a family member. Both people appear to have gunshot wounds. No additional information is…

Snohomish County to launch new countywide dispatch later this month

Public safety leaders from across Snohomish County have voted to launch New World Systems (NWS), a new countywide public safety dispatch and records management system, this month. The system will go live on the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 27 for all of the 50-plus first responder agencies. It has been more than 20 years since the county’s…

Mountlake Terrace stabbing suspect arrested

Mountlake Terrace Police arrested Ryan J. Pritchett, a suspect in an Oct. 6 stabbing incident, Tuesday in the Northgate area of Seattle and booked him into Snohomish County Jail. The incident involved a woman in her 20s who was stabbed several times in the upper body at a condominium complex in the 23300 block of Cedar…

Happening nearby: Police warn of child-luring attempt at Madrona School

Edmonds poliice on Tuesday issued a suspicious person alert for a man who was trying to get a group of children to go into the woods with him at Edmonds’ Madrona K-8 school last Saturday. According to Edmonds police spokesman Sgt. Shane Hawley, the man approached a group of children who were playing soccer on…

Level III sex offender moves from Highway 99 to Everett, police say

Edmonds police reported Tuesday that the registered Level III sex offender that was reported living in the 22200 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds has since moved into the Everett area. James Lee Meigs pled guilty in Snohomish County Superior Court, Juvenile Division in 2007 to one count of Communication with a Minor for Immoral…

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Oct. 2 22300 block of 70th Ave. W. Theft. About 60 feet of copper wire from a scissor lift was stolen from a business. Oct. 3 22700 block of 60th Ave. W. Found property. A weed eater engine with hedge trimmer and attachments was…

Happening nearby: 16-year-old boy identified as Lynnwood-area apartment murder victim

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the individual who was killed early Tuesday morning at an Lynnwood-area apartment. Anthony D. Boro, a 16-year-old Everett resident, died at an apartment complex in the 16500 block of Larch Way near Lynnwood. The Medical Examiner’s Office has determined Boro died of a gunshot wound to the…

Mountlake Terrace Police seeking public’s help in locating stabbing suspect

The Mountlake Terrace Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a suspect in a stabbing incident that occurred about 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6. The suspect, Ryan J. Pritchett, is a 21-year old white male, 5-foot-10 tall, 150 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. He was last seen driving a white 1995 Toyota Avalon, Washington…

Happening nearby: Two men booked into jail for Lynnwood-area apartment murder

Two men have been identified as suspects in the murder of a man shot early Tuesday morning outside of an apartment complex parking lot in the 16700 block of Larch Way. The two men, ages 19 and 24, were arrested and booked into the Snohomish County jail for first degree murder and several outstanding warrants, according to the…

MLT police searching for man suspected in Cedar Way stabbing

The Mountlake Terrace Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident that occurred about 2:15 p.m. Tuesday at a condominium complex in the 23000 block of Cedar Way. A female victim in her 20s was stabbed several times in the upper body, and was transported to Harborview Hospital with serious injuries, police said. The assailant is…

Happening nearby: Level III sex offender moves to Highway 99

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office has released information about a registered Level III sex offender that has moved to Edmonds. James Lee Meigs, 26, is living in the 22200 block of Highway 99. He is described as 5-foot-10 inches tall, 270 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. On Oct. 31, 2007, Meigs pled guilty…

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Sept. 19 7100 block of 220th St. SW. Vehicle prowl. A man reported the theft of $5 in change from his car. Entry was gained by cutting the convertible top. Sept. 28 24000 block of 59th Pl. W. Vehicle prowl. A purse was stolen…