SeaTac Police / King County Sheriff’s Offie is reporting that two vehicle prowlers were caught and arrested in SeaTac:
Police say that on Monday morning, May 6, 2020, an alert neighbor called 911 from the 4000 block of S. 188th Street in SeaTac (map below) as she watched 2 male suspects prowling cars. The suspects were attempting to use several shaved keys to enter the vehicles.
Deputies arriving in the area saw 2 suspects matching the caller’s description walking in a parking lot, and the men took off running as they approached. One suspect was quickly caught and taken into custody. The second suspect was caught nearby and struggled with deputies as they attempted to gain compliance.
Heroin, drug paraphernalia, and several burglary tools including screwdrivers and window punches were found during a subsequent search.
One suspect was transported and booked into SCORE jail for charges of vehicle prowling, resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of burglary tools.
The other suspect was transported and booked into King County Jail for charges of vehicle prowling, resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of burglary tools.