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.