MARYSVILLE, Wash. - Two people have been arrested in connection with a shooting death that happened in Marysville earlier this month.
Jason Castle, a 42-year-old father of two, was found shot to death in Marysville earlier this month.
Police say Jason Castle, a 42-year-old father of two, was found shot to death around 4 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 8, near the Shell gas station at 3506 88th Street NE.
Lyon “Nick” Torns, 36, who was wanted on a murder warrant, turned himself in to police in Las Vegas Monday evening (Nov. 16).
A second suspect, 30-year-old James Flowers, was arrested early Tuesday morning (Nov. 17) at a motel in Mountlake Terrace. He was booked into the Snohomish County Jail on first-degree murder and robbery charges.
“I thank you all for your help. Our boys and I can now sleep better at night knowing they are found and in jail. Now, I pray justice will be served for my husband’s murder,” said Kat Castle, wife of victim Jason Castle.
"Nick" Torns (photo courtesy Marysville Police)
Detectives say it was a Crime Stoppers tip from a Q13 News viewer that led to the identification of the second suspect.