COUPLE BELIEVED TO BE MURDERED
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office released an additional formal statement on their websitetoday regarding the Arlington, Washington state missing couple, Patrick “Pat” Shunn, 45 and his wife, Monique Patenaude, 46 who went missing on Tuesday, April 12, 2016.
Pat was last seen at his job in Kirkland on Monday, while his wife at 1300 hours on that same day. Neighbors called Police on Tuesday, when Monique who had other plans did not show up. Pat did not call or show up for work the next day either. His brother says that he usually calls and this is so out-of-character for him.
Police originally called the disappearances as suspicious. Detectives now believe that the couple may be victims of Homicidal violence according to evidence left at the remote wooded location where their two vehicles had been dumped and at the former home of one of the suspects.
EVIDENCE DOES NOT LIE
Detectives believe the couple may be victims of homicidal violence due to the evidence collected from the two vehicles that had been dumped in a remote, wooded area about 15 miles from the couple’s home. Access to the vehicles originally was delayed due to the very steep and rocky terrain. The vehicles have since been towed from the dump site.
Police also found evidence at the former John Reed’s home near where the couple resided.
SUSPECTS WANTED BY POLICE
Two suspects have been named by tbe Sheriff’s Office.
John Blaine Reed, 53 is described as 5’8″, 190# with hazel eyes and gray hair. [See photo below].
John’s brother, Tony Clyde Reed, 49, is described as 5’11”, 150#s has green eyes and gray hair. [See photo below]
The Sheriff’s Office Detective believe the Reed brothers are traveling in a maroon colored 2007 VW EOS Coupe with WA Plate #AXH5106. [See photo below]
They are convicted felons and have an extensive criminal history. They are considered Armed and Dangerous. Police ask that you do not approach them but call 9-1-1.
SEARCHING FOR ANSWERS
Search and rescue teams continue to search for the missing couple in a large area North of the couple’s home near Oso, Washington. The Sheriff’s Office say that locating them is their number one priority.
If you know where the location of the Reed brothers are, contact Police by calling 9-1-1 and do not approach them. An anonymous Tip Line has also been established at 425-388-3845. The Sheriff’s Office say they are eager to catch the two brothers as well and get these two dangerous criminals off the streets.
Or, if you have information leading to the location of the Arlington couple, Police also ask that you contact them as well at the above phone numbers.
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