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Pokémon Go mania takes over Mukilteo


August 3, 2016

If you play Pokémon Go, here’s a tip: Mukilteo Lighthouse Park is a pocket monster jackpot.

The park is a perfect spawning ground for Pokémon because it is at the beach next to the water, is home of the historic lighthouse and has lots of large grassy fields. The little monsters love all of those things.

Since the popular geocaching game was released, however, it has spawned more than just Pokémon: Mukilteo police have received many 911 calls about players of the game.

Most of the calls are from residents who see players – who are anywhere from 10 to 50 years old – gathered in par...

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