MLT police assist in Edmonds as van attempts to run officers over, rams vehicles

Following up on a report of a suspicious vehicle opening mailboxes Tuesday night, Edmonds police arrested two suspects after one of them attempted to run over two officers and rammed two police vehicles. No one was injured during the incident, which started just after 10 p.m. Tuesday. Officers were called to the 900 block of Daley…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Nov. 13-19, 2020

Nov. 13 23300 block 44th Avenue West: A woman was arrested for a felony warrant after she reportedly asked her neighbor for drugs. Based on the information provided by the reporting party, police were able to identify the woman as someone known to Mountlake Terrace police. She was booked into Snohomish County Jail for her…

Suspect in Marysville murder arrested in Mountlake Terrace

A 30-year-old Everett man was arrested earlier this week at the Mountlake Terrace Studio 6 Motel in connection with a murder that occurred in Marysville Nov. 8, according to the Mountlake Terrace Police Department. James Flowers was arrested Nov. 17 at Studio 6, located in the 24000 block of Van Ry Boulevard in Mountlake Terrace….

Two sent to hospital after truck carrying hazardous materials catches fire on Hwy 99

South County Fire crews responsed to a hazardous materials incident in the 23400 block of Highway 99 in Edmonds after a pickup truck containing chlorine and other chemicals caught fire late Wednesday morning. Two patients were transported to Swedish Edmonds Hospital in stable condition after experiencing shortness of breath due to chemical exposure. A third patient…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Nov. 6-12, 2020

Nov. 6 23800 block Highway 99: Mountlake Terrace police assisted the Edmonds Police Department after an armed robbery was reported at Beehive Espresso in Edmonds. According to an employee, the male suspect pointed a gun at her. Police contacted a man matching the description of the suspect, who told them he had just found a…

South County Fire sets 2021 budget hearing for Nov. 17

The South County Fire Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the regional fire authority’s proposed 2021 budget on Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. The hearing will take place at 7 p.m. during the board’s regular meeting to be conducted virtually using Zoom. The public can participate and provide comments by joining the…

Medical examiner confirms suicide of Edmonds man prior to murder conviction

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed Tuesday that an Edmonds man on trial for a 1972 cold-case murder died by suicide prior to the verdict being rendered Monday . Terrence Miller, 78, died as a result of a gunshot wound, and the death was ruled a suicide, the medical examiner’s office said. The Snohomish County…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 25-Nov. 5, 2020

Oct. 25 21900 block 49th Place Southwest: A woman said her home was burglarized while she was out of town. According to the woman, her son came by her home and found the master bedroom window open and the room ransacked. Her son also said he found her jewelry box in the yard outside the…

Fate of Edmonds man in hands of jury as cold-case trial ends

The two-week trial of 78-year-old Edmonds resident Terrence Miller, accused in the 1972 cold case rape and killing of then 20-year-old Jody Loomis, concluded Friday. Loomis was found, mortally wounded, the afternoon of Aug. 23, 1972 about 300 yards south of what was then Penny Creek Road, just east of the intersection of 164th Street Southwest…

South County Fire benefit charge public hearing set for Nov. 10

The South County Fire Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Nov. 10 on the regional fire authority’s benefit charge for 2021. The hearing will take place at 7 p.m. during a special meeting of the board to be conducted virtually using Zoom. The public can participate and provide comments by joining the…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 23-30, 2020

Oct. 23 200 Southwest Everett Mall Way: The Everett Police Department requested that Mountlake Terrace police deploy a K9 unit at Affordable Self Storage Building for a narcotics search. According to police, the storage unit belonged to a felony warrant subject who was arrested Oct. 22 after he was found with a “significant” amount of…

Edmonds police asking for public’s help locating missing 29-year-old man

The Edmonds Police Department is asking for assistance locating a 29-year-old man missing since last month. Police said Sawyer West was last seen Oct. 16 leaving a care facility in Edmonds. He reportedly left his personal belongings at the facility and has not been heard from since. According to police, West is 5-foot-9 and 160…

Change your clocks and check your smoke alarms this weekend

This is the weekend we set our clocks back one hour. The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office reminds residents that this is also a great time to check that smoke alarms are operating properly. According the National Fire Protection Association, working smoke alarms save lives, cutting the risk of dying in a home fire in…

Autumn yard work now can ensure fire safety year round

With cloudy skies, rain, and windy conditions, it is clear that autumn has finally arrived in the Pacific Northwest. The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office advises residents that a little yardwork around your home now can improve your fire safety and help firefighters respond to emergencies. · Clear leaves and other debris from your roof and…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 16-22, 2020

Oct. 16 22800 block 44th Avenue West: Police responded to a possible theft at QFC, where employees said a subject was in the store bathroom concealing items in his backpack. When police confronted the suspect, he repeatedly denied stealing the items. 5900 block 232nd Street Southwest: A woman called the Mountlake Terrace Police Department to…

Charges filed in shooting of three at Edmonds’ Boo Han Market

First-degree murder and assault charges were filed in Snohomish County Superior Court Friday against a 27-year-old Everett man who allegedly shot his estranged wife and two others at Edmonds’ Boo Han Market, located in the 22000 block of Highway 99, Sept. 230. Duy Phuong Nguyen of Everett has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a…

Lynnwood police: Missing woman found

The Lynnwood Police Department said that a 25-year-old Lynnwood woman missing since last week has been found safe. Azara M. Sheikh was last seen Friday, Oct. 16.

Lynnwood police ask for public help in locating missing woman

The Lynnwood Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance locating a missing and endangered 25-year-old Lynnwood woman. According to witnesses, Azara M. Sheikh was last seen Friday, Oct. 16. Sheikh is developmentally delayed and functions at about a 13-year-old level.  Police said they think Sheikh may have met someone online and that she has…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 9-16, 2020

Oct. 9 5500 block 230th Street Southwest: A woman was transported to Swedish Edmonds Hospital for an evaluation after she was found screaming near the Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion. Police said the woman was screaming “God, please help me” repeatedly. When she calmed down, the woman told police she was not under the influence of…