Man arrested in Mukilteo ferry bomb scare



MUKILTEO, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Patrol has arrested a man involved in a bomb scare on board a ferry at Mukilteo.

Trooper Keith Leary told The Daily Herald ( ) the man board the ferry Cathlamet Thursday morning at Clinton. He dropped a backpack from the upper deck to the lower deck and said something that led officials to believe there was a bomb inside.

The state patrol’s bomb squad was called to sweep the ferry and investigate the backpack.


Information from: The Daily Herald,