Know This Everett Robbery Suspect?

June 13, 2016

Everett, Police Blotter

Editor’s Update 1:50 PM Friday June 17th: Everett Police just announced they have arrested a suspect in this case. Here’s the information just released by EPD…

EVERETT – Everett Police detectives identified and arrested a suspect in the Zippy’s Café robbery that occurred on June 7th.

Updated Release – June 17, 2016
Based on the initial information release and request for the public’s help, detectives received a confidential tip that led to the identification of the male suspect. The suspect, 21 year-old Maksim Petrovskiy of Everett, was arrested and booked into the Snohomish County Jail last night on robbery (RCW 9A.56.210) charges.

Everett robbery suspect

Photo provided by Everett police

Everett Robbery suspect

EPD photo

A photo of an Everett robbery suspect was released by Everett Police this afternoon in hopes of generating leads after a woman was robbed in downtown Everett last week.

On June 7, 2016 at about 4:22 PM Everett Police Officers responded to a report of a robbery at Zippy’s Café at 2811 Wetmore Ave. The responding officer was told that a male suspect ran up to the victim, who was seated outside at a table, and grabbed her hand that had been covering her wallet on the table. The suspect then pulled the wallet from the victim’s grasp. After grabbing the wallet, the suspect ran northbound on Wetmore Ave. He was chased for a short distance by the victim and a witness before they lost sight of him in the 2700 block of Oakes Ave.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 20 years of age, very thin, short brown hair, and “clean cut.” He was wearing a bright blue T-shirt, blue shorts and dark shoes. There is no information on any vehicles or anyone else involved.

If you have any information please call the Everett Police Tip line at 425-257-8450.

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19 Responses to “Know This Everett Robbery Suspect?”

  1. Yo Mama Says:


  2. Miss Me Says:

    Smh. Wow, Everett.

  3. Nigel Says:

    Ain’t no different than a politician.

  4. Bourne Says:

    Silly Shoe Bandit?

  5. anon Says:

    That guy zipped right past Cafe Zippy.

    His ugly vans shoes should give him away. Anyone know someone with the stupidest pair of shoes in Snohomish Co.? Or perhaps someone who has recently put them in the dumpster, where they rightfully belong.

    • 6Lina Says:

      What happened At tAcobell tonight

    • Zach Says:

      He’s wearing some of the most common and unremarkable shoes among young people today. How do you find this notable? Am I missing something?

  6. Hillary Says:

    Another day another victim in Everett.

  7. anon Says:

    I don’t know him. Kid looks like a little a-hole.
    Good time to own a firearm folks.

    • Cory Says:

      You don’t shoot a kid for stealing your wallet. C’mon now

      • anon Says:

        I guess that he deserved the purse then. Society would say that you don’t just walk up and steal something from someone else, c’mon now. People get shot.over robberies all the time!

        If you’re willing to easily fork your money over, I have Paypal… I will gladly take your money, you can forward it to me.

        People need to stop giving passes to criminals. I suppose if you caught him you’d give him a butt pat. Give me a break.

      • Zach Says:

        Are you trying to reason with someone that thinks the replaceable contents of his wallet are worth more than a human life?

      • Nigel Says:

        With Shari Law he would be beheaded. Allahu Akbar 2016!!!

      • anon Says:

        Worth more than the scum who stole the wallet, that’s for sure.

      • anon Says:

        I wasn’t aware that a 21 year old man is still a child, or kid.

    • Keith Says:

      And importantly, you don’t fire a gun in a downtown area, with people walking around, and office buildings on every side, unless you’re in direct danger for your life.

  8. Laura Says:

    “Hello, I’m The Doctor. Basically, run.”

  9. Zach Says:

    Look at those getaway sticks. Kid’s a gazelle! Nobody would catch him.

    Legend says he’s still running today…