Man killed and woman injured in Everett stabbing, suspect arrested

A man was killed and a woman injured in a stabbing Tuesday morning Everett.

According to Everett Police, officers were called around 10:00 a.m. to Oakes Ave. just south of Pacific Ave.

A man died at the scene. A woman was also stabbed and taken in unknown condition to a nearby hospital.

"I couldn't speak to her, I couldn't go up to her. I just started crying and just feeling a lot of different emotions," said Ariana Walker, a friend of the woman who was stabbed. "I've never been through something like that, but for it to be someone I've known for a very ,very long time, it kind of affected me immediately. I'm really thankful that she is gonna be ok eventually." 

Few details were immediately known, but police said the suspect and the victims knew each other.

The suspect was taken into custody several hours after the stabbing, in a home in an unincorporated area of Snohomish County, near Lynnwood.  The suspect initially didn't want to come out of the house, but eventually, police talked him out, and he surrendered.

The suspect was booked into Snohomish County Jail. 

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