Woman found dead near Smokey Point after boyfriend admits to killing her

Police arrested a man they say admitted to killing his girlfriend Friday in Smokey Point.

According to the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, deputies were called around 9:30 a.m. to the 400 block of 200th St NW in the Arlington/Smokey Point area.

Deputies learned that a man called a friend to say he killed his girlfriend. When deputies arrived at the woman's home, they found the 23-year-old's body.

Meanwhile, Kirkland Police said her boyfriend called them to report that he had killed the woman. Officers arrested the 25-year-old man.

Authorities said there are no other suspects in the case and no threat to the public. No further details have been released.

Stay connected with Q13 News on all platforms:

DOWNLOAD: Q13 News and Weather Apps
WATCH: Q13 News Live
FOLLOW: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram