On Wednesday (June 20), a 26-year old suspect was arrested in Dayton, Ohio, in connection with the recent murder of a motel clerk in SeaTac.
Police allege that the suspect robbed and killed the clerk at America’s Best Value Inn on June 15 (read our previous coverage here ).
King County Sheriff’s Detectives will be flying to Ohio to continue the investigation.
The suspect will eventually be extradited back to Washington to face charges.
This case was solved by King County Major Crimes Detectives, with a lot of help from all of the nearby Hotels and Motels in SeaTac that cooperated and assisted with their investigation.
“Also a huge thanks to Montogomery County Sheriff’s Office in Ohio that was able to arrest the suspect,” Sgt. Ryan Abbott said.