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Suspect In Washington Mall Shooting Arrested In 'Zombie-Like' State

A suspect was apprehended after a nearly daylong manhunt.

By Lindsey Pulse | September 24, 2016

A 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people in a mall shooting in Washington state has been arrested.

Arcan Cetin was apprehended after a nearly daylong manhunt. Police said in a news conference that Cetin was walking down the street when officers saw him and arrested him. Authorities say he did not resist arrest and described him acting "like a zombie."

Cetin was reportedly armed with a rifle when he opened fire at a Macy's store in Burlington, a town about 65 miles north of Seattle. Four women and one man were killed.

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Police said terrorism doesn't appear to be the motive but also said it wasn't ruled out. Cetin is being held at the Skagit County Jail.

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