FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 1, 2013
CONTACT: Shari Ireton, Director of Communications
Breaking News Pager: 425-339-5700
SEATTLE, Wash. – The Snohomish County Violent Offender Task Force is searching for suspect Timothy Lussier in the Ravenna neighborhood. The incident began when the task force located the suspect in the Kenmore area around 1 PM earlier today. As deputies and officers approached Lussier, he fled in a stolen vehicle, which prompted a short pursuit southbound on 15th Ave through Lake City. The suspect then stopped the vehicle, a stolen van, in the Ravenna neighborhood at the corner of 21st Ave and NE 61st Ave, and fled on foot. Officers from the Seattle Police Department joined the task force in the search. As of 4:15, the task force and Seattle PD were unable to locate Lussier.
Lussier is known to frequent Marysville and Gold Bar and is considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS. If the public knows where he is or sees him, you are asked to not confront him but call 911 immediately.
Tips from the public or information about the incident should be directed to the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line: 425-388-3845.