Deli Clerk Pepper Sprays Masked Man

March 26, 2016

Everett, Police Blotter

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A masked man picked the wrong clerk to mess with.

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An Everett Police officer searches the suspect.

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The suspect is put into the back of an Everett Police car.

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Police recovered the mask the man was wearing.

A masked man didn’t get anything but a face full of pepper spray and a set of handcuffs after going behind the counter at an Everett deli and grocery store.

Around 10:00 AM Saturday morning Everett Police were called to the Soundview Deli on Mukilteo Boulevard.

The clerk reported he’d sprayed a masked man in the face with pepper spray when the man went behind the counter.

The man left in a green pickup truck.

A short time later an Everett Police officer spotted the truck in the area around Howarth Park.

The officer called for backup and after it arrived, the man was taken into custody.

Police recovered the mask the man wore during the incident and he was arrested and booked into the Snohomish County Jail on suspicion of 2nd degree (strong arm) robbery

The clerk was not harmed.

Some photos of the arrest…


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