Homicide suspect arrested in Woodland

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WOODLAND, Wash. (AP) — Police say a man wanted for investigation of a weekend homicide in the Seattle area has been arrested in Woodland.

Police from several southwest Washington departments, Cowlitz County deputies and state troopers began searching in Woodland Monday night after a stolen car was found.

They alerted residents with reverse 911 phone calls.

About 4:30 a.m. Tuesday a citizen reported seeing a man who matched the description of the suspect.

Officers closed in and arrested the man, Mussie E. Weldeyohhanes, near Horseshoe Lake Park in Woodland.