Bank Robbery/Car-jacking suspect apprehended

On Saturday, October 31st SPD Robbery detectives acting on a tip responded to a motel located in the 16500 block of Aurora Avenue North in Shoreline. Detectives located the outstanding male suspect hiding out in a room with his girlfriend. The suspect in question was wanted for the October 26th attempted bank robbery/attempted car-jacking that occurred at 5th Avenue and Columbia Street. Both suspects were arrested without incident.

The 42-year-old male suspect was booked into the King County Jail on his outstanding Department of Corrections Felony Escape Warrant for Robbery. Additional charges may be forthcoming based on the October 26th incident.

The 40-year-old female suspect was booked into the King County Jail for Rendering Criminal Assistance. SPD Robbery detectives continue to actively investigate.