After intense pursuit, Tukwila Police apprehend felony suspect

Just before Noon on Tuesday, Oct. 16, Tukwila Police say that an adult male from Lynnwood with multiple felony warrants was observed by a patrol officer attempting to ram his girlfriend’s vehicle with his in the 14600 block of 42nd Ave S.

Police say the suspect fled the scene. Officers pursued him and attempted a PIT maneuver, which was unsuccessful.

The suspect backed up towards officers, almost hitting one of them and refusing to stop or obey verbal commands.

Another officer successfully deployed spike strips in the 11600 block of E. Marginal Way S. The suspect continued to flee from officers even after his front tires had been disabled.

The suspect stopped the vehicle in the 11300 blk of 26th Ave S. and fled on foot. Officers pursued him on foot and took him into custody nearby.

A firearm was recovered at the scene where the suspect was apprehended.

Police add that a patrol vehicle was damaged during the pursuit.

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