SeaTac man arrested for 1987 murders of Canadian couple traveling to Seattle
EVERETT, Wash. – An arrest has been made in the murders of 20-year-old Jay Cook and 18-year-old Tanya Van Cuylenborg, more than 30 years after the young couple’s bodies were found in Snohomish and Skagit counties. SeaTac’s William Earl Talbott II, 55, was booked into Snohomish County Jail on one count of first-degree murder in Van Cylenborg’s death, and detectives are processing evidence and interviewing witnesses in Cook’s death.