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September 15, 1997

Local News

suspect Police are seeking this man in connection with a burglary


Waterford burglary suspect sketch released

  NW News Staff
   WOODINVILLE--King County Police have issued a sketch of a person of interest they are seeking in connection with a residential burglary that occurred at the Waterford Apartments August 14. According to police reports, the suspect, a 16 to 20-year-old male, entered the apartment through a window. Wearing a nylon stocking over his head, the suspect confronted a 73-year-old female resident of the apartment with a long knife and demanded money from her.
  
   The woman pointed to a bedroom where her purse was, but asked the man not to hurt her husband who was in the bedroom. The suspect went to the door, but fled without the purse. The suspect is described as 5'6" with black hair and dark eyes; he was wearing a baggy grey sweatsuit and light pants at the time.
  
   Call Det. Jim Knauss at 425-296-7530 with information.