Woman’s body found in trunk in Marysville; son suspected

A man called 911, reporting that his brother killed their mother. An investigation is underway.

MARYSVILLE — A woman’s body was found in the trunk of a car Thursday evening, according to Marysville police.

Police responded to a 911 call around 9:30 p.m., according to a news release. The caller reported that he believed his brother had killed their 62-year-old mother. Her body was in the trunk of a car in the 12800 block of 48th Avenue Northeast.

Officers found the woman’s body and detained a 28-year-old man. Detectives with the Marysville Investigations Unit were called out.

The two sons and their mother had been living in the same home, according to police. Nobody outside the home is suspected of being involved.

The investigation is in its early stages, the news release said. Anyone with information should call the Marysville Investigations Division at 360-363-8326.

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