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Covington Police and King County Sheriff's deputies search for 50-year-old white man from the Covington-Kent area who is wanted for child molestation | Crime Alert

The King County Sheriff's Office is currently looking for a 50-year-old white man who has an arrest warrant for child molestation.

The suspect allegedly also made threats to a detective.

After Kent Police discovered the man was living in a motorhome in Covington, they notified Covington Police and the King County Sheriff's Office.

Police officers, SWAT teams and hostage negotiators were then sent to the address at the 26800 block of 156th Place Southeast. The suspect was not found there, however, and he is currently at large.

The suspect is believed to be from Covington or an unincorporated area of King County near Covington.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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