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Burglary suspect arrested after anonymous tip


April 23, 2013

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested the man suspected of tying a 70-year-old woman to her toilet on Tuesday, April 16 when she interrupted him burglarizing her residence at the 14800 block of Ok Mill Rd.

An anonymous tip led to the location of the suspect, a 35-year-old Everett man, at a Lake Stevens business at around 2 a.m. the next morning.

The suspect had fled the residence in the victim’s vehicle, a silver 2011 Ford Escape, which has not yet been located. The suspect admitted to stealing a television, jewelry and coins, as well as the car.

The suspect was arrested on suspicion of first degree burglary and robbery, as well as unlawful imprisonment.


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