Rape attempt in Picnic Point area
Last updated 10/24/2018 at Noon
Police swarmed the Picnic Point area last Wednesday, Oct. 17, after a man brandishing a knife reportedly sexually assaulted a woman.
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department had their K-9 unit in the area, and also had K-9 units from the Lynnwood and Seattle Police Departments assisting in the search for the sexual assault suspect. Also involved were a helicopter, drone, marine unit and search-and-rescue trackers.
The victim is an adult female who was walking on a trail at Meadowdale Beach Park in unincorporated Snohomish County at Picnic Point.
The incident occurred just before 9 a.m...