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February 25, 2014 at 6:53 PM

Robbery, shooting reported in Lake Stevens

UPDATE, 9:10 p.m. | Detectives now believe the homeowner and a male acquaintance were in the garage when two males entered with their faces covered and attempted to rob them at gunpoint. The acquaintance allegedly pulled a gun out of his car and shot one of the robbery suspects.

The wounded suspect was taken to Harborview Medical Center with serious injuries. The homeowner was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett for medical evaluation.

ORIGINAL POST | A Lake Stevens homeowner shot one of two men who allegedly attempted to rob him at his home at the 7000 block of 126th Drive Northeast this evening, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.

The homeowner called 911 around 6 p.m. and said two male suspects had entered his home and attempted to rob him at gunpoint. He then shot one of the robbery suspects, the sheriff’s office said.

The other suspect fled the scene. The homeowner is cooperating with investigations, according to the sheriff’s office.

 

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