Police News Release: Redmond Police Arrest Maple Valley Resident for Domestic Violence Burglary

Police News Release

News Release 

Redmond Police Arrest Maple Valley Resident for Domestic Violence Burglary

UPDATE as of 11:25 a.m. - Media conference changed to 1:30 p.m. to accommodate Washington State Patrol participation.



July 14, 2021

REDMOND, Wash. - Redmond Police arrested a 33-year old male early this morning for investigation of domestic violence residential burglary. The suspect has been identified as Richard Sherman.

At 11:26 p.m. on Tuesday, July 13, Redmond Police were notified by the King County Sherriff’s Office that Sherman was possibly traveling to Redmond. At approximately 1:49 a.m. on Wednesday, July 14, Redmond police officers were called to a residence for a reported in-progress burglary. Sherman was attempting to force entry into a family member’s home.

Officers arrived and located Sherman outside the home. The suspect fought with officers while being taken into custody, resulting in a Redmond K9 team being deployed to assist in gaining control.

Troopers with the Washington State Patrol were also on-scene investigating a hit and run incident. The individual is suspected of leaving his severely damaged vehicle and fleeing on foot after striking a cement barrier to an SR 520 off-ramp prior to him arriving at the residence.

Redmond Police Chief Darrell Lowe will provide details and answer questions at a media conference at 1:30 p.m. today at the Redmond Public Safety building located at 8701 160th Avenue NE, Redmond.

For questions and more information, contact the Redmond Police media information line at 425-556-2545.


Redmond Police Case #21-014382