The University of Washington Bothell emergency blogs by date

ARC is closed

Updated: 9:17 p.m. The ARC is closed for the evening while Puget Sound Energy repairs a gas valve on the south side of the building. We expect the building to be open as usual in the morning.

October 25, 2017

Police search concluded near UW Bothell campus

Bothell police arrested one man and searched for two others after they abandoned a car around noon Thursday near the University of Washington Bothell. The University alerted people to stay away from the wetlands near I-405 and Beardslee Boulevard. Police believe the suspects fled and do not pose a threat. An all clear was issued around 1 p.m.

October 19, 2017

All clear

Updated: 1:12 p.m. The Bothell Police Department has cleared the search area. All clear.

October 19, 2017

Police activity update

Updated 12:43 p.m. Bothell Police are searching for two warrant suspects who left their car and fled on foot. They are searching in the vicinity of the wetland. A canine unit has been brought in to assist. The campus community should avoid the wetland, trail and conservatory until we issue an all-clear. UWBX continues to be on lock down.

October 19, 2017

Police Activity

There is police activity in the wetland (near Beardslee Blvd./405). Avoid the area. This includes the Sarah Simonds Green Conservatory and the trail. UWBX buildings are on lockdown. We will issue updates as available.

October 19, 2017