Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: June 13-20, 2022

June 13 24000 block Van Ry Boulevard: Police determined probable cause exists to arrest a man for second-degree burglary and malicious mischief. Surveillance footage at the Terrace Station apartments showed that he had followed a resident into the locked building and entered the apartments’ package room. He then used a hand tool to pry away…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: June 2-13, 2022

June 2 5600 block 244th Street Southwest: Harassment was reported at Diore Espresso in which a male suspect had called and threatened a former girlfriend. Police noted that the threats continued a recent pattern of behavior by the suspect that have resulted in several other charges. They developed probable cause to charge the man with…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: May 27-June 2, 2022

May 27 23900 block 56th Avenue West: Malicious mischief was reported after a resident noticed that graffiti had been spray painted on a nearby telephone pole. 5600 block 218th Court Southwest: Police arrested a man on an outstanding felony warrant. The subject refused to comply with several commands to put his phone down and while…

Fentanyl and guns found during traffic stop in Mountlake Terrace

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies discovered approximately 900 fentanyl pills and three guns, one of which was a ghost AR-15 with a large drum style magazine, during a May 27 traffic stop in Mountlake Terrace. Deputies observed a man driving a gray Mercedes over 80 mph while tailgating other vehicles and weaving through traffic. They…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: May 20-27, 2022

May 20 4300 block 212th Street Southwest: A man was trespassed, at the request of staff, from the Safeway property for one year. 21900 block 56th Avenue West: A resident reported that her motorcycle’s rear license plate was stolen overnight. Intersection of 56th Avenue West and 231st Street Southwest: The driver of a blue Amazon…

Mountlake Terrace woman arrested for fatal collision with motorcyclist in Everett

Mountlake Terrace resident Desiree Morin, 49, was arrested following a fatal collision with a motorcyclist in the 11100 block of Evergreen Way in Everett last week. According to probable cause documents filed in Snohomish County Superior Court, Everett police were dispatched to the collision shortly before 8:30 p.m. on Friday, May 20. They observed that…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: May 12-19, 2022

May 9 6700 block 220th Street Southwest: Staff at Procraft Windows and Doors reported that two of its fleet vehicles were damaged over the weekend. One of the work trucks had one of its catalytic converters cut and removed. The second work truck had both of its catalytic converters stolen. (The report of this incident…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: May 5-12, 2022

May 5 7100 block 220th Street: An employee at Blue Flame reported that three of the company’s box vans had their catalytic converters stolen overnight. May 6 22800 block Lakeview Drive: Police recovered a pistol that a public works employee had found in a planting strip located near Ballinger Park. It was a rusty Ruger…

Mountlake Terrace man sentenced to 23 years in prison for 2018 murder

David Nieuwenhuis, 46, was sentenced in Snohomish County Superior Court on Monday to 23 years in prison for the November 2018 killing of Candice Black at his residence in Mountlake Terrace. A jury on April 26 found Nieuwenhuis guilty of second-degree murder in Black’s death. Written statements from six members of Black’s family were provided…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: April 29-May 6, 2022

April 29 22400 block 67th Place Southwest: A resident reported that six locking mailboxes on her dead-end street’s mailbox stand had been opened overnight. None of the mailboxes were damaged. She stated that her mailbox was already empty from the day before and it was unknown if any mail was taken from the other boxes….

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: April 23-29, 2022

April 23 24000 block Van Ry Boulevard: Police determined there was probable cause to arrest a man for domestic violence assault after he was reported to have grabbed his girlfriend by the bicep to intimidate her during an argument between them at the Studio 6 motel. Her arm was observed to have a bruise. The…

Mountlake Terrace man found guilty of killing woman in 2018

A Snohomish County Superior Court jury on Tuesday convicted David Nieuwenhuis of second-degree murder for the November 2018 death of Candice Black at his residence in Mountlake Terrace. Shortly before 12:30 a.m. on Nov. 12, 2018, Nieuwenhuis called 911 to report that he had hit the girlfriend of his deceased son approximately two hours before,…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: April 14-21, 2022

April 12 21400 block 52nd Avenue West: During a traffic stop at the Capri Apartments, the male driver of a Chevy Blazer was arrested on an outstanding felony warrant and his female passenger was arrested on two outstanding warrants. Both subjects were transported to the Snohomish County Jail for booking. While in the jail’s booking…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: April 8-14, 2022

April 8 23400 block Lakeview Drive: The owner of a Honda Accord reported that the car’s catalytic converter was stolen overnight. 22900 block 53rd Avenue West: Police determined there is probable cause to charge a male resident with a nuisance ordinance noise violation. A blue Jeep Patriot parked in his driveway had been playing loud…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: March 31-April 8, 2022

March 26 23200 block 50th Avenue West: A burglary was reported after residents heard noises outside of their house and observed a male suspect was using parts from their barbecue in an attempt to open a back sliding door. Upon being confronted, the suspect apologized and walked around to the front of the house, where…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: March 23-31, 2022

March 23 4400 block 212th Street Southwest: The owner of a truck reported that its rear license plate was stolen. The victim also noticed a license plate on the ground next to his vehicle, which was later determined to have been reported as stolen out of Lake Forest Park. March 24 19700 block 68th Avenue…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: March 18-24, 2022

March 18 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A resident reported that his vehicle had been damaged overnight. Someone cut the main fuel line, which runs from the fill nozzle down to the gas tank, and it appeared as if the damage was done to bypass the anti-siphon mechanism. The victim discovered the damage when he…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: March 11-18, 2022

March 11 23000 block Lakeview Drive: Police dispatched to a reported suspicious circumstance observed a black Ford Edge had driven out of the parking lot and onto the grass at Ballinger Park. In doing so, the vehicle then became stuck in the mud. The SUV’s owner, who was present, could not provide a reason for…

Former MTHS student convicted Tuesday on four counts of rape

Former Mountlake Terrace High School student Cole Krause was convicted in Snohomish County Superior Court Tuesday on four counts of felony rape. The jury convicted Krause, now 23, on three counts of third-degree rape and one count of second-degree rape. Third-degree rape means the victim clearly expressed a lack of consent, and second-degree rape means…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: March 3-11, 2022

March 3 21600 block 54th Avenue West: Theft was reported after a man discovered that his bicycle roof rack had been stolen off his vehicle sometime in the last two days. He stated the rack had not been locked to the roof’s rails when it was taken. 6400 block 218th Street Southwest: Police determined there…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Feb. 25-March 4, 2022

Feb. 25 5300 block 232nd Street Southwest: The owners of a Ford Econoline reported that its catalytic converter was stolen sometime within the last month. Vehicle damages and repairs were estimated at $4,000. 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A woman called police to report a hit-and-run collision after discovering that her truck’s rear left-quarter panel…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Feb. 18-24, 2022

Feb. 18 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A man turned in a purse that had been left in his Uber vehicle the day before. Police were able to contact the purse’s owner and subsequently shipped it back to her in Idaho. 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A resident called police to report his vehicle was…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Feb. 10-18, 2022

Feb. 10 23000 block 55th Avenue West: A white 2004 Ford F-150 truck that had been left parked in a manner that blocked a resident’s driveway was determined to have previously been reported stolen. Its registered owner was contacted and arrived to take possession of the vehicle. 23500 block 56th Avenue West: The property manager…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Feb. 3-11, 2022

Feb. 1 22100 block 56th Avenue West: The owner of a maroon Honda Accord reported that its driver’s side mirror had been struck and completely severed from the vehicle sometime recently. She believed the damage was likely due to a hit-and-run collision because the car had been parked on the street in front of her…