Task Force Arrests Suspect Wanted in Hit & Run of Disabled Woman

On Aug. 31, the U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested Kyle Krumm, 28, on an anonymous tip received through Washington’s Most Wanted.

Krumm, who goes by the name “Smilez” and was previously featured on Washington’s Most Wanted, had a felony warrant for vehicular assault and felony hit and run out of King County.

He allegedly ran over a woman in a parking lot who wasn’t moving fast enough.

Through investigative efforts based on the anonymous tip, the task force was able to locate Krumm in a house in Graham, Washington, where he was found hiding under a bed.

Krumm was arrested and booked into King County Jail.

The Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force is a U.S. Marshals-led task force that is comprised of the Western and Eastern Districts of Washington, the District of Alaska, and the District of Oregon, along with various federal, state and local law enforcement agencies.

Since it’s creation in 2010, the task force has arrested well over 13,978 violent fugitives. Of those arrested, various offenses include homicide; failure to register as a sex offender; sex crimes; firearms; and federal probation violations. 

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The U.S. Marshals Service is the nation’s primary fugitive hunting organization and captures more federal fugitives each year than all other law enforcement agencies combined.

Annually, U.S. Marshals arrest more than 50 percent of all federal fugitives and serve more federal warrants than all other federal agencies combined.


Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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