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SPD arrests suspect threatening students with weapons on campus

Nov 17, 2022, 5:35 AM
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Seattle Police said officers responded to a call Tuesday of a suspect inside a school, menacing students with a knife. The school was put in lockdown.

SPD reported that officers formed a contact team, went into the school, and found the suspect hiding behind a moveable wall on the building’s third floor.

According to SPD, the contact team held a position at a distance of about 75 feet and placed barriers for shielding. Additional officers were directed to a stair landing below the suspect to limit his access to the remainder of the building.

Investigators said the suspect appeared to be in crisis. Officers were able to safely bring him into custody. The suspect allegedly had two weapons — a large folding knife and a broomstick. The suspect was booked into jail for unlawful use of weapons to intimidate.

SPD also made a referral to the Municipal Mental Health Court due to potential stimulant influence in this case and a long-standing history of substance use and mental health concerns.

September shooting suspect arrested at south Everett motel

Man who fled officers, hit multiple police SUVs arrested

Bellingham Police reportedly arrested a suspect who used an RV to bash into multiple police SUVs during a pursuit.

37-year-old Marco Salinas of Ferndale was wanted for assault, attempted assault, malicious mischief, and attempting to elude police.

(Photo courtesy of Bellingham PD)

Lt. Claudia Murphy with the Bellingham Police Department told KGMI radio that Marco Montoya Salinas was at a residence on Texas Street on Sunday, where he was demanding fentanyl pills. He would later assault a woman.

Murphy said Salinas tried jumping over a railing to escape, but went back into the home and told officers he was not the person they were looking for.

He was arrested and booked into jail.

Lacey Police pursuing two suspects who stole truck, $5,000 worth of tools

Lacey Police needs your help to find two suspects driving an early 2000s Dodge Ram who stole a trailer from the Kitchen Design Center. The incident occurred last Friday at 1109 Sleater-Kinney Road.

(Photo courtesy of Lacey Police)

Lacey Police said the suspects damaged the company truck and a fence while speeding away. The trailer was filled with approximately $5,000 worth of tools.

If you have information, call Lacey Police at (360) 459-4333 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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Tacoma police still searching for Halloween vandals

Tacoma Police detectives need your help to identify the suspects responsible for vandalism.

Police said the pictured suspects (and others) vandalized numerous homes in Northeast Tacoma Oct. 30.

The group of teenagers broke decorations and threw pumpkins at house windows, causing thousands of dollars in damage.

Investigators said the suspects were driving a dark-colored Audi SUV.

If you have any information related to this case, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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