Two identified, one new person now missing
in the area
January 31, 2018
(EVERETT, WA.) -- A body found Tuesday morning is likely that of a Snohomish man who has been missing since Dec. 11, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office.
CLICK TO ENLARGE. Henry Groeneveld, 63, the missing man. CLICK TO ENLARGE
CLICK TO ENLARGE. Jacob Hilkin, 24, missing.
It was was found about 9:45 a.m. at Dagmar's Landing at 1870 Ross Avenue and even though as of Tuesday the body had not been positively identified by the Medical Examiner’s Office, police believe it is the body of Henry Groeneveld, 63, of Snohomish, Washington and on social media, family members said it was his body that was found.
On January 30th a writer posting as Liz Dickson wrote on Facebook, “My Kind, Sweet Father’s body was found at Dagmar’s Landing in Everett just before 10am this morning. I wish this was not how my Dad left this world he thought was so wonderful. I wish he could have known how much we all cared about him. Please pray for us as we are just completely crushed. Again thank you so much for all your work, love and support…if you have a flyer up or see one up. Please take it down. Thank you so much.”
Police say there were no obvious signs of foul play on the body taken from the water at Dagmar’s Landing.
Groeneveld was last seen around 9:30 a.m. Dec. 11th in the 400 block of Union Avenue in Snohomish after telling family members he was "going to the water." The Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office will identify the body and determine cause of death.
Missing Lake Stevens man
The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office has completed the examination and confirmed the identification of the 32-year old man who was found deceased in the wooded area near the 8400 block of 1st Street SE, Lake Stevens, WA on January 27th.
“The decedent is Jason M. K. White of Lake Stevens, WA. The cause and manner of death are pending,” said the ME’s office in a statement.
The Medical Examiner’s office has also identified the following:
~ The ME’s office has completed the examination and confirmed the identification of the 29-year old male who was involved in a motorcycle collision near Quarry Road and Burn Road near Granite Falls, WA on January 28, 2018. The decedent is Chad W. Keeler of Lake Stevens, WA. The cause of death is multiple blunt force injuries. The manner of death is Homicide.
~ The ME’s office has confirmed the identification of the 48-year old male who was involved in a vehicle versus pedestrian collision on State Route 2 near Fryelands Boulevard, in Monroe, WA on January 23, 2018. The decedent is Scott B. Larsen of Monroe, WA. The cause of death is multiple blunt force injuries. The manner of death is Accident.
~ The ME’s office has confirmed the identification of the 52-year old male who was involved in a motorcycle collision in the 900 block of 4th Street in Marysville, WA on January 14, 2018 and died at a local hospital on January 22, 2018. The decedent is Timothy D. Rich, of North Bend, WA. The cause of death is multiple blunt force injuries. The manner of death is Accident.
Sheriff’s Office seek’s help in finding missing man
Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office detectives seek the public’s help in locating 24 year-old Jacob Hilkin, who has not been heard from since Tuesday, January 23rd.
His last known location was near Tulalip - Quilceda Village. Family members are concerned because it is unusual for Jacob to be out of contact for such a long period of time.
Jacob has brown hair, is 5’11” tall, weighs 160 lbs. and always wears his eyeglasses. See photo above right. Anyone with information about Jacob or his whereabouts is asked to call 911.