Everett man found dead in creek near Lake Stevens

The man, 28, was reported missing Thursday. A neighbor found his body in Little Pilchuck Creek.

LAKE STEVENS — An Everett man, 28, was found dead Monday evening in Little Pilchuck Creek, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.

A nearby resident found the body around 5:30 p.m., in the stream near the 3400 block of North Machias Road on the outskirts of Lake Stevens.

The man was reported missing Thursday.

“At this time, there are no obvious signs of criminal activity, but the death is being investigated by detectives with the Major Crimes Unit,” a news release said.

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.

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