Felon Arrested, Firearm Recovered Following Highland Park Harassment

An alert officer noticed a suspect from a harassment name involving a gun days later exterior the placement of the unique altercation.

Police had been initially referred to as to the 8800 block of 9 Avenue Southwest on February 13th for a report of a person who had entered the enterprise and threatened a clerk with a firearm. Witnesses stated the person left the scene in a inexperienced Honda Pilot SUV.

Officers searched the realm however had been unable to search out the suspect or the car.

On February 19th an officer on patrol in the identical space noticed the suspect’s car parked close by and even acknowledged the person based mostly on a tattoo over the suspect’s eye that was seen on surveillance video. The officer rapidly moved in and arrested the 30-year-old suspect and recovered a firearm. The suspect is a convicted felon and legally prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Police booked the person into King County Jail for investigation of harassment in addition to illegal possession of a firearm.