18-year-old woman arrested in massive Nordstrom store theft
LYNNWOOD, WA (November 18, 2022)—On November 11, 2022, Lynnwood Detectives concluded an investigation into a theft from Nordstrom that totaled approximately $165,000.00.
It was discovered, the suspect used Nordstrom cash registers to conduct fraudulent returns with returns being placed into active bank accounts. This took place over approximately one month at Nordstrom stores in Lynnwood, Seattle, Tukwila, and Scottsdale, AZ.
Detectives arrested an 18-year-old female from Issaquah. The female was charged with Theft 1, which is a class B felony. She had previously worked for Nordstrom in 2021.
“This is a large amount of money,” said Detective Hammersmith. “One of the highest I have encountered at Lynnwood.”