Northern California Agency makes arrest
On January 15th, 2014, Aikeem L. Roberts was arrested in Marin County, California. Roberts is the suspect in several current Kirkland Police Department cases, including the 5 vehicle thefts from Infiniti of Kirkland and the attempted commercial burglary of the Kirby Vacuum store in Totem Lake, January 7th and 8th. Roberts was contacted near one of the stolen Infiniti vehicles and immediately fled on foot from the Marin Co. Officers. After a short foot pursuit, Roberts was captured and is currently in custody in California on separate criminal charges.
KPD Detectives will discuss a possible return of Roberts back to Washington State after his criminal charges in Marin County are adjudicated.
If you have any information regarding these cases please contact the Kirkland Police Department Tip Line at 425-587-3515.
For more information about this incident, please contact Lieutenant Mike Murray Kirkland, Police Department at
425-587-3402 or firstname.lastname@example.org.