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August 19, 2014 at 12:12 PM

Man dies after forklift accident at Lynnwood Goodwill

A man died early Tuesday morning after he was injured in a forklift accident at the Goodwill store in Lynnwood on Monday, police said. The accident occurred as the victim, a 69-year-old Bothell man, was walking through the store’s parking lot in the 4000 block of 198th Street Southwest at about 10:30 a.m. Monday, according to Lynnwood police. The victim,…


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July 26, 2014 at 12:43 PM

Naked driver, possible burglar, injured in auto rollover on I-5

An injured, naked auto-theft suspect was found near this SUV after a rollover accident. (Washington State Patrol) A burglary suspect driving naked crashed and rolled a stolen car on Interstate 5 south in Seattle’s Northgate neighborhood Saturday morning. State Patrol troopers responded to the crash scene just after 5 a.m. and found the driver naked and…


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March 11, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Woman killed in head-on collision in Lynnwood

A woman was killed this morning when her car veered into oncoming traffic and collided with another vehicle on Highway 99 in Lynnwood, police said. The accident happened around 10:30 a.m. in the 17100 block of Highway 99. Police said a woman in her 70s was driving south when her car veered into northbound traffic, colliding head-on with…


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March 3, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Home-invasion robbery investigated in Lynnwood

Lynnwood police are investigating a reported home-invasion robbery in the 6200 block of 202nd Street Southwest. Police were called to an in-progress home-invasion robbery at around 12:30 p.m. A female at the home told officers that two men, one wearing a mask and armed with a handgun, had forced their way into the home after first coming to the…


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February 19, 2014 at 12:18 PM

Naked man arrested after bomb threat at Lynnwood DOC office

Update at 4:32 p.m.:| The man was interviewed by detectives and then booked into the Snohomish County Jail for investigation of threats to bomb and felony harassment. Original post: A naked man was arrested by Lynnwood police after threatening to blow up a state Department of Corrections office, police said. The 42-year-old man walked into the Corrections…


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October 7, 2013 at 3:18 PM

Body found in Lynnwood park not result of criminal activity

Lynnwood police say the death of a man whose body was found Sunday in a park is not suspicious and was not the result of criminal activity. People out for a walk found the man’s body Sunday evening in the 6.4-acre Gold Park. An autopsy was performed today and police say the death does not appear…


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August 9, 2013 at 4:31 PM

Lynnwood stabbing victim identified

The man fatally stabbed during a fight in Lynnwood on Thursday has been identified. Windell Vaughn, 33, of Lynnwood, died of stab wounds to the chest, according to the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office. Police received a call shortly after midnight Thursday about an assault with a weapon in the 5400 block of 204th Street Southwest, according…


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August 8, 2013 at 2:44 PM

Police seek motive in fatal Lynnwood stabbing

Lynnwood police are trying to determine a motive for this morning’s stabbing that left one man dead and a second in custody. Officers responded to a report of an assault with a weapon at a house in the 5400 block of 204th Street Southwest shortly after midnight, according to the police. Witnesses said that the suspect, a 35-year-old…


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May 31, 2013 at 4:12 PM

Man killed in Lynnwood police pursuit identified

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the 72-year-old man who was killed last week after his van was T-boned by a felon fleeing police. Jerry Robert Bennett died May 24 at the intersection of 44th Avenue West and 212th Street Southwest in Lynnwood when his van was struck by a van driven by…


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August 27, 2012 at 2:26 PM

Lynnwood officer seriously injured in struggle with suspect

A Lynnwood police officer has been hospitalized in serious condition after plunging down an 18-foot embankment Sunday during a struggle with a wanted man, police said. The officer, Ryan Hoirup, was chasing a man wanted on warrants in the 3000 block of 196th Street Southwest around 5:15 p.m. When Hoirup caught up with the suspect, the…


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