Man killed in officer-involved shooting near Martha Lake

LYNNWOOD — A Lynnwood man died Wednesday evening after being shot by police in south Snohomish County.

The shooting was reported about 7:45 p.m. in the 15200 block of Meadow Road, north of Martha Lake.

At the time, Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies were responding to a report of someone violating a court order, according to police.

A confrontation broke out and the man was shot, said Aaron Snell, a spokesman for the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team, which investigates officer-involved shootings. No officers were injured.

Detectives remained on scene as of 9:45 p.m.

The man was 46, Snell said. He was rushed to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, where he died.

Additional details were not made public Wednesday evening.

More in Local News

Agencies launch coordinated response to an opioid ‘emergency’

Health workers, law enforcement agencies and emergency managers are responding as they might to a disaster.

Jordan Evers distributes coffee Sunday afternoon during the annual community meal at Carl Gipson Senior Center in Everett on November 19, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Firefighters serve Thanksgiving meals at Carl Gipson center

The next two feasts at the senior center in Everett will be Thanksgiving Day and Dec. 3.

Hiker rescued on Boulder River trail after 15-foot fall

She was reported to have possible leg and rib fractures.

Alleged philanderer attacked with hammer near Everett

His girlfriend had accused him of cheating and allegedly called on another man to confront him.

Snohomish County Council passes a no-new-taxes budget

The spending plan still funds the hiring of five new sheriff’s deputies and a code enforcement officer.

Darrington School Board race might come down to a coin flip

With a one-vote difference, a single ballot in Skagit County remains to be counted.

As rain continues, Snohomish River still rising in places

Monroe and Snohomish likely won’t see the end of flood stage until Friday.

Is the state Transportation Commission irrelevant?

A report says the citizen panel often is ignored, and its duties overlap with the Transportation Department.

Most Read