Enumclaw police arrest two suspects in library parking lot

Police action at the Enumclaw Library parking lot Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013. - Photo by Kevin Hanson, The Courier-Herald
Police action at the Enumclaw Library parking lot Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
— image credit: Photo by Kevin Hanson, The Courier-Herald

Enumclaw police officers arrested two suspects in the library parking lot at about 1 p.m. today, Jan. 6.

According to a police spokesman, officers acted on two separate incidents. The  two were not directly related although the suspects knew one another. The first suspect was arrested for vehicle prowl; information led police to believe he was in the public library, where he was arrested.

Investigation apparently made police aware of a drug supplier in the library parking lot. Once a drug transaction was completed - a deal overseen by an Enumclaw Police Department narcotics officer - the suspected drug supplier was arrested.

The arrests were made with police guns drawn, but without incident. The suspects were handcuffed and taken to the police station for processing.


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