MILL CREEK — A traffic stop turned into a high-speed car pursuit, car crash and a search Monday morning.
A witness reported seeing an assault inside a vehicle around 7:45 a.m. near the 13200 block of Bothell-Everett Highway, also called Murphy’s Corner, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies found the vehicle and attempted to pull it over, but it sped off to 180th Street SE and 35th Avenue SE with the deputies following.
Eventually, the vehicle crashed and caught fire in the 3500 block of 132nd Street. All four people inside got out and ran away.
Deputies found the alleged driver and three passengers, who were all arrested for investigation of three early morning robberies. The three boys and one girl were booked into Denney Juvenile Justice Center in Everett.
The investigation was ongoing.