Weekend closures, lane restrictions impact SR 99, I-5 and I-90

Seattle police officer arrested for alleged child molestation

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.


snohomish county jail

Snohomish County Jail (PHOTO Courtesy of citydata.com)

EVERETT — A 57-year-old Seattle police officer has been arrested for investigation of child molestation and communication with a minor for immoral purposes, the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.

The officer, a Bothell resident, was arrested Monday and booked into the Snohomish County Jail. The sheriff’s office says he has been a Seattle police officer for more than 20 years.

The arrest follows an investigation begun June 18 after allegations were made that the officer had molested his former girlfriend’s daughter on several occasions between 2009 and 2013.  The victim was between the ages of 7 and 11 at the time, the sheriff’s office says.

The Seattle Police Department said the officer was placed on administrative leave on June 18 when SPD was first made aware of the investigation.




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

1 Comment