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If you experience a large crime, we're happy to consider finding out more. Contact us at or call 360-568-4121. We're interested to hear about crime trends you've noticed as well.


Fatal crash
On April 1, the driver of a Subaru Baja truck died in a head-on crash with an SUV in the 17400 block of Bothell Everett Highway. Investigators say the Subaru driver crossed into the oncoming lanes. The driver killed was identified as Reed Baldwin of Mill Creek by the county Medical Examiner.

Body identified
The body found March 27 on the Snohomish riverbank near the Riverfront Development was identified as James P. Powers, IV of Everett by the county Medical Examiner’s office. His cause of death had not been released yet as of press time.

On April 1, a burglary happened at a commercial building in the 3800 block of Hoyt Avenue.

Drug paraphernalia
On April 1, drug paraphernalia was reported in the 3000 block of Broadway. Drug paraphernalia was also reported that day at the intersection of Pacific and Smith avenues.

Motor vehicle theft
On April 3, a motor vehicle theft was reported in the 4100 block of Hoyt Avenue.

On March 23, somebody stuck up a convenience store with a gun in the 10800 block of 4th Avenue W. in South Everett.

Motor vehicle theft
On March 24, a vehicle theft was reported in the 2200 block of State Street in the Riverside Neighborhood. On the same day, a vehicle theft was reported in the 1500 block of Walnut Street in the Delta Neighborhood.

On March 26, a person under the influence of liquor was contacted by police for being in physical control of a vehicle while in the parking lot in the 1200 block of Craftsman Way at the Port of Everett.


Body found in bushes
On March 30, a 32-year-old man was found dead in the bushes in the 19000 block of Lenton Place. Police investigators found multiple
“dust-off” cans surrounding the body, and the male was known to have a history of “huffing.”
He was identified as Kristopher J. Cheek of Alaska by the county Medical Examiner’s office. His cause of death had not been released yet as of press time.
Police Department spokeswoman Debbie Willis said officers had contacted Cheek days earlier offering some help but he walked away.

On March 30, a driver stopped for failing to transfer the title of a vehicle was arrested for having a felony warrant at the corner of Oaks Street and Wood Creek Road.

Community outreach
On March 31, officers gave two men rides to rehabilitation treatment centers. The police outreach program includes an embedded social worker.

On March 30, a female stole alcohol from a store in the 19600 block of U.S. 2 and fled in a vehicle.

Person hurt, puppies rescued from fire
On March 24, three puppies were rescued from a brush fire that started at a homeless camp that morning in the 19900 block of Woods Creek Road. The puppies sustained minor injuries, according to Snohomish Regional Fire and Rescue. Later, a person with minor burns came out for aid.

Unusual theft
On March 27, a male and female took a motorized shopping cart and were seen on camera stealing the cart’s motor in the 19600 block of U.S. 2. The $6,500 cart is now inoperable.

Catalytic converter theft
On March 26, a catalytic converter was stolen from an RV at a business in the 17300 block of W. Main Street.


Man survives motorcycle — SUV collision in town
On Friday, April 2, a motorcyclist and a SUV collided at the intersection of Bickford Avenue and 30th Street near Snohomish Station.
The motorcyclist had “non life-threatening injuries” and was transported to a hospital, Snohomish Fire District #4 Medical Services Officer Neil Broumley said.
The man is in his 50s.
The crash happened because the SUV pulled out in front of the motorcycle, according to Broumley. The motorcylist was traveling Bickford Avenue as part of regular traffic, he said.
The motorcycle was cut in two pieces, said a person who saw the vehicles after the accident had happened.

Vehicle prowl
On March 29, a theft from a vehicle was reported in the 900 block of Cleveland Avenue.

Vehicular assault
On March 29, an assault using a vehicle was reported in the 4500 block of Lowell-Snohomish River Road.

Assault with a gun

On March 24, an assault with a gun was reported at a residence in the 9500 block of 56th Street SE.

On March 25, a DUI involving liquor was reported in the 12500 block of Dubuque Road close to where Dubuque meets South Machias Road.

On March 24, a theft was reported at a residence in the 5200 block of 138th Drive SE in the Three Lakes Road.

On March 9, a driver was arrested for drunken driving in the 900 block of First Street.

On March 7, a burglary was reported at a commercial building in the 10100 block of 115th Avenue SE, which is southeast of the Stocker Soccer Fields across the Pilchuck River.

Motor vehicle theft
On March 8, a motor vehicle theft was reported in the 500 block of Pearl Street.



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