Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Sept. 22-30, 2021

Sept. 22 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A fraud complaint was reported in which a man was contacted online about a job and then referred to another person who “interviewed” and “hired” him. The victim was told he would be receiving a check in the mail and after it was deposited into his account he…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Sept. 16-23, 2021

Sept. 16 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A man called to report a hit-and-run collision had occurred while he was exiting the Safeway parking lot westbound onto 212th Street Southwest. He stated that a truck, which was attempting to turn left in a mandatory right-turn lane, had backed into the front of his vehicle, causing…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Sept. 10-16, 2021

Sept. 10 23200 block 56th Avenue West: Arson was reported after a woman who was in her car while waiting in line at the Luscious Latte noticed a male holding a lit lighter to one of the bushes in the lot adjacent to the coffee stand along the property’s southern border. She honked her vehicle’s…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Aug. 27-Sept. 3, 2021

Aug. 27 24000 block Van Ry Boulevard: Police determined there was probable cause to arrest a woman for violating a trespassing order that barred her from being on the Studio 6 hotel property for one year. 23000 block Lakeview Drive: A hit-and-run collision was reported after an employee of Trenchless Construction Services noticed that a…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Aug. 20-26, 2021

Aug. 20 21200 block 52nd Avenue West: A vehicle prowl was reported at the 7-11 after a man said that a lunch box containing his wallet had been stolen from his employer’s work truck in the parking lot while he was inside the store the previous day. The missing wallet contained approximately $40 in cash,…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Aug. 13-20, 2021

Aug. 13 23200 block 58th Avenue West: A resident reported by phone that someone had attempted to steal a generator, ladder and some yard tools overnight. The man said he found the items had been removed from an unsecured shed and left near the back edge of his fully fenced yard. Aug. 14 22000 block…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Aug. 5-13, 2021

Aug. 5 6300 block Saint Albion Way: A burglary was reported after the resident returned home from an extended vacation and noticed her two computers valued at $1,500 were missing. While the victim was away, she had left a key hidden outside of the residence for a friend to watch the apartment and feed her…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: July 29-Aug. 5, 2021

July 29 23000 block Interstate 5: A burglary was reported at Skanska’s construction site for the Sound Transit Lynnwood Light Rail Extension. Employees discovered a small Conex box had been broken into and approximately $8,000 worth of company tools and $2,000 worth of privately owned employee tools were stolen. The box’s padlock, valued at approximately…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: July 23-30, 2021

July 23 21900 block Highway 99: A customer at the Red Dragon Casino reported that he returned to his vehicle in the parking lot after spending several hours inside the casino and discovered his passenger-side window had been shattered. He said nothing was taken from the vehicle. 4000 block 212th Street Southwest: A man was…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: July 16-22, 2021

July 16 24000 block Van Ry Boulevard: Police recovered a Ryobi generator in a room at the Studio 6 hotel that had been reported stolen from the back of a vehicle in the parking lot earlier that night. After taking the initial theft report, police later received an anonymous tip that a bald white male…

With catalytic converter thefts on the rise, some tips for vehicle owners

Many vehicle owners have reported experiencing a similar situation: After parking overnight they go outside to start their car or truck in the morning – and it suddenly makes a very loud noise. They then discover its catalytic converter has been stolen and find themselves facing costly repairs to replace the part. The crime has increasingly…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: July 9-16,2021

July 9 6700 block 228th Street Southwest: Two patio chairs were stolen from the front porch of a residence overnight. Surveillance footage showed a white SUV, with no license plate attached to the back, back into the driveway whereupon a male exited the driver’s seat and loaded the chairs into the vehicle before driving away….

MLT police refer charges in crow shootings; state wildlife department action also expected

The Mountlake Terrace Police Department has referred charges to the Snohomish County Prosecutor’s Office following its investigation into a rash of crow shootings by a male suspect earlier this year. The charges include reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm in the city limits, said Mountlake Terrace Police Commander Pat Lowe. Charges are also expected to be forthcoming…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: July 2-8, 2021

July 2 24300 block 56th Avenue West: Police arrested a woman for an outstanding warrant. A subsequent search found her to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. 5900 block 232nd Street Southwest: A man reported by phone that someone had stolen the catalytic converter from his car. 23500 block 58th Avenue West: A…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: June 25-July 1, 2021

June 25 22500 block 60th Avenue West: A woman reported that the catalytic converter from her vehicle had been taken some time between Wednesday night and Friday morning while it was parked on the street. 22900 block 72nd Place West: A man said he was the victim of fraud after someone had attempted to open…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: June 17-25, 2021

June 17 23600 block 52nd Avenue West: A man was arrested following an earlier hit-and-run collision in which the red Honda Fit he was driving had struck two other vehicles in the 5000 block of 238th Place Southwest. The man was then observed by witnesses walking away from the scene through a neighboring yard. Police…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: June 11-18, 2021

June 11 6100 block Saint Albion Way: Three male roommates were provided with domestic violence pamphlets following a verbal argument in which police determined nothing physical had occurred. 4700 block 212th Street Southwest: A woman was arrested after violating the conditions of a protection order that stated she could not be within 1,000 feet of…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: June 4-10, 2021

June 4 6300 block 219th Street Southwest: A man said that someone damaged his Audi A6 sedan fuel door and gas cap while attempting to steal gas from it. The vehicle was parked at Lakeside Apartments. 21400 block 52nd Avenue West: A male employee of the Capri Apartments reported being the victim of harassment after…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: May 28-June 3, 2021

May 25 6500 block 228th Street Southwest: A vehicle theft was reported after a man learned his blue 2004 Suzuki GSX600R motorcycle had been stolen while he was at work. His roommate noticed the motorcycle was gone and found a screwdriver and removed ignition lying on the ground where it was normally parked. (Note: This…

MLT man pleads guilty to sending women anonymous, threatening text messages

A 22-year-old Mountlake Terrace man has pleaded guilty to stalking and sexually harassing multiple young women by sending them anonymous text messages. On Nov. 19, Ray Boughner Jr. III pleaded guilty in the Snohomish County Superior Court to three counts of cyberstalking and two counts of communication with a minor for immoral purposes after sending…

Lynnwood man suspected of sexual assault turns himself into police

A Lynnwood man suspected of sexually assaulting and robbing a woman in July has turned himself in to the Lynnwood police. According to Deputy Chief James Nelson, a man in his early 20s arrived at the Lynnwood Police Department with his lawyer to surrender himself into police custody. He will be booked in Snohomish County…

Lynnwood police seek suspect accused of sexual assault, robbery in July

The Lynnwood Police Department is seeking help identifying a man accused of sexually assaulting and robbing a woman on July 26, around 5:40 p.m. in a wooded area near the 17100 block of Highway 99. According to police, the 33-year-old female victim said she met the man on a Community Transit bus, where they began…