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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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August 12, 2012 at 4:33 PM

Lynnwood police seek sedan in fatal hit-and-run

Lynnwood police are still searching for the hit-and-run suspect who fatally struck a pedestrian on Highway 99 late Thursday. The victim’s family members, who witnessed the accident, told KING5 News it looked like the suspect was driving a silver Lexus sedan. They also said they saw the car had front-end damage and a cracked…


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August 9, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Pedestrian struck in Lynnwood hit-and-run

The Lynnwood Police Department says they are looking for a hit-and-run suspect who struck a pedestrian on the 17200 block of Highway 99 late Thursday night. The victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center with serious injuries, according to Cmdr. Jim Nelson. Police did not release the suspect’s car description. Both directions of Highway 99 were shut…


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