Seattle man arrested for Lynnwood bank holdup

LYNNWOOD — A Seattle man was arrested Friday in connection with a Wells Fargo Bank robbery in Lynnwood early this week.

The man, 46, was taken into custody around noon Friday in the Ballard area, Lynnwood police spokeswoman Shannon Sessions said. Tips led detectives to the man.

He is suspected of holding up the bank, located in the 6400 block of 196th Street, at about 11 a.m. Tuesday. Detectives are working with the FBI and other investigators to determine if he can be linked to any other recent robberies, Sessions said.

He is expected to be booked into Snohomish County Jail for investigation first-degree robbery.

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