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Tacoma man killed in home invasion

TACOMA, Wash. - Tacoma police are searching for the two men who shot and killed a young father inside his home early Wednesday. The Pierce County Medical Examiner's office identified the victim as 24-year-old Jawuan Swift of Tacoma. Tacoma police say two men came to an apartment complex in the 600 b

KIRO7.COM - 2018-01-19 08:18:28

Man shot dead after hooded assailants burst into Tacoma home. Suspects are at large

A man was shot and killed early Wednesday in his Tacoma residence during a home invasion robbery. Tacoma police said the incident started about 2:30 a.m. when two men kicked in the door of a four-plex in the 600 block of South Steele Street. A 23-year-old woman later called 911 to report her boyfrie

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-17 20:38:00

Toledo City Councilors Appoint Emily Morgan to Open Council Position

Two weeks after the winner of the November election for Toledo City Council position 1 declined to be sworn in, the council voted Tuesday night to appoint resident Emily Morgan to vocal approval from both election candidates. "I'm glad to see someone young interested in what's going on in this town,

CHRONICLE - 2018-01-18 19:13:00

Tacoma man fatally shot by intruders who kicked in his door has been identified

A man shot to death by intruders who kicked in the door of his Tacoma home has been identified as Jawuan Swift, 24. Police have not arrested anyone in connection with the death, which took place about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. Swift and his girlfriend lived in a four-plex in the 600 block of South Stee

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-18 17:47:00

Deputy Killed Responding to Drug-Related Burglary

Two suspects were charged with murder and kidnapping in the first-degree after Pierce County Sheriff's Office Dep. Daniel McCartney, 34, Yelm was killed while responding to a report of home invasion. Details reveal the invasion was for drugs and money from a well known "trap house" used to elicit he

NISQUALLY VALLEY NEWS - 2018-01-18 19:43:00

Painkiller shortage hits South Sound

A nationwide shortage of the liquid form of a crucial painkiller is forcing South Sound hospitals to adjust procedures and use alternative drugs. The painkiller hydromorphone, derived from morphine and known by the trade name Dilaudid, is a powerful opioid used to treat severe pain associated with

OLYMPIAN - 2018-01-18 22:30:00

Curtis Man Arrested After Alleged Assault During Vehicle Repossession

A Curtis man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly assaulting a man trying to repossess his car. Patrick J. Trice, 39, was arrested on suspicion of third-degree theft. Deputies from the Lewis County Sheriff's Office responded at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of Alder Ridge Road in Curtis aft

CHRONICLE - 2018-01-18 20:59:00

Peninsula man to be sentenced for tree poaching

TACOMA - A Clallam County man will be sentenced in federal court today for felling a big leaf maple tree on federal land near the Elwha River. Michael Welches, 63, pleaded guilty last October to one count of depredation of government property for cutting the old growth tree with two companions near

PENINSULA DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 09:30:00

Drug Enforcement Administration and Virginia State Police Host Joint Fentanyl HAZMAT Exercise

Dublin, VA - The Opioid Epidemic is claiming lives across the country and is also posing an extreme health risk to first-responders and law enforcement agencies. That risk has greatly been increased by the fact that drug dealers are increasingly using fentanyl and other fentanyl-related compounds as

WVNT-TV - 2018-01-18 19:26:40

Let's Confirm You're In Our Delivery Area

The merger of Jefferson into Radford's Waldron College of Health and Human Services is expected to take up to two years to complete, as leaders of the three entities determine how to combine the private college with the public university, which programs to keep, expand or create, and the types of ho

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-01-19 05:00:00

State police respond to more than 250 crashes across Virginia

25 crashes reported in district that covers Roanoke, Blacksburg, more RICHMOND, Va. - Virginia State Police troopers continue to respond to traffic crashes statewide. So far, state police have responded to 268 traffic crashes statewide and 126 disabled vehicles. The majority of the crashes involve

WSLS - 2018-01-17 20:18:23

Entrepreneur support program application deadline March 15

Entrepreneurs who want to speed up their companies' growth are encouraged to apply to become the next participants of the RAMP-in-Residence business accelerator program. RAMP's mission is to propel high-potential startups to expand and create jobs in the STEM-H (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mat

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-01-19 02:41:00

High winds overturn tractor-trailers on Fancy Gap Mountain

FANCY GAP, Va. - Tractor-trailers traveling on Interstate 77 were overturned by high winds on Thursday, causing some traffic problems. Thursday morning high winds on Fancy Gap Mountain caused three tractor-trailers to overturn in the northbound lane of I-77 in Carroll County, Va. Northbound traffi

WVNEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 17:38:00

After 15-year pursuit, N.C. eugenics victims to receive final compensation payment

For Willis Lynch, 84, of Warren County, the final payment "will be a relief to get" considering he often said North Carolina was waiting for him and other sterilization victims to die so it wouldn't have to pay them compensation. For Willis Lynch, 84, of Warren County, the final payment "will be a r

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-01-18 14:30:00

Photos: Central Virginia still digging out

Wednesday's snow and overnight cold temperatures combined to give thousands of students in Lynchburg and the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell a third day off school Friday while Nelson County students are scheduled for a two-hour delay. Snow totals in the area ranged from an inc

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2018-01-18 22:15:00

80-year-old accused of bank robbery has decades-old record

CORRECTS DATE TO JAN. 14 FROM JAN. 15 - This Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, photo released by the Tucson Police Department shows suspect Robert Francis Krebs, an 80-year-old man they say robbed a credit union at gunpoint. Police announced Sunday that a tip led to the arrest of Krebs after police circulated

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-01-18 18:26:08

Arrest made in 2014 Americus murder case

AMERICUS, Ga - Americus police have made an arrest in a 2014 murder case. According to Americus police, back on December 30, 2014, officers responded to a shooting incident in the 800 block of Georgia Avenue in Americus. Americus Police Department with the assistance of Georgia Bureau of Investigati

WRBL.COM - 2018-01-18 15:09:37

One Killed in Multi-Car Wreck on Steam Mill Road

(Columbus)-- Columbus Police are investigating a deadly car crash involving two vehicles on Steam Mill Road and Englewood Drive. Authorities have confirmed at least one person was killed in the wreck-- six others were taken to Midtown Medical Center where their conditions are unknown. Police say t

WRBL.COM - 2018-01-19 04:56:14

Some Columbus roads still closed due to icy conditions after winter storm

The Department of Public Works continued to control traffic on several roads throughout the city Thursday due to slick ice that just would not melt. As of 4 p.m. Thursday, there were still seven roads with barricades, a significant reduction from the 82 roads closed Wednesday, according to an email

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-19 02:07:00

1 dead, 6 injured in car crash at Steam Mill Road, Englewood Drive intersection

First responders reported to a fatal car accident at the intersection of Englewood Drive and Steam Mill Road in Columbus. WTVM News Leader 9 According to police, one person died following the accident and several others were transported to the hospital to be treated for their injuries. The acciden

WTVM - 2018-01-19 03:17:28