SWAT operation in Fife linked to 2012 Lakewood homicide

Staff writerJune 21, 2013 

Law enforcement teams from Lakewood, Fife and the Washington State Patrol arrested a man in Fife this morning who might be tied to a 2012 homicide in Lakewood.

Which homicide? Unclear. Information is still sketchy; the Fife Police Department is referring inquiries to the Lakewood Police Department. Lakewood Police spokesman Jeff Alwin referred inquiries to the Pierce County Prosecutor’s office.

"Our Metro SWAT was there to pick up a guy,” Alwine said. “The Pierce County Prosecutor said they want to handle the press release on this.”

Read more here: http://blog.thenewstribune.com/crime/2013/06/21/swat-operation-in-fife-possibly-linked-to-2012-lakewood-homicide/

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