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Federal Way man taken to hospital after shooting, father in custody

A 27-year-old Federal Way man was taken to the hospital Sunday morning for life-threatening injuries and his 47-year-0ld taken into custoday following a shooting at a residence they shared. At approximately 10 a.m., officers responded to the townhomes at 1300 SW Campus Drive for a fight involving fa

FEDERALWAYMIRROR.COM - 2018-03-19 20:50:00

Buckley man told detectives he killed parents because 'I hate them that much'

BUCKLEY, Wash. - A Buckley man who allegedly killed both his parents last week told detectives he did it "because he hates them that much," according to charging documents filed in Pierce County Superior Court on Monday. Jared Standley was charged with two counts of aggravated first-degree murder in

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-03-19 20:49:04

Guests evacuated from Tacoma motel after man threatens to shoot people

TACOMA - A motel in Tacoma was evacuated Monday morning after police say a man threatened to shoot people. Officers were called around 9:00 a.m. to Pacific Lodge of Pacific Avenue. According to Tacoma police, a man fired a round inside a room and then stepped outside with a rifle while threatening t

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-03-19 18:25:36

Police investigating after father in Federal Way appears to have shot son

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Police responded Sunday to a shooting in Federal Way. Officers said early investigation indicates a 47-year-old man shot his 27-year-old son during a domestic disturbance at town homes along Southwest Campus Drive. The son was taken to Harborview Medical Center with life-threat

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-18 19:05:20

Watch: Costco Thieves Walk Right Into A Seattle Police Trap

A group of thieves had their quick exit out the back door of a Seattle, Washington, Costco cut short when officers were standing just outside waiting for them on March 14. According to a statement from Seattle Police, Loss Prevention officers inside the store recognized one of the suspects and said

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2018-03-19 14:46:00

1 person hospitalized after wreck in Federal Way

One person was transported to Harborview Medical Center after a wreck Sunday morning in Federal Way, according to tweets by South King Fire & Rescue. The multi-vehicle wreck took place before 2 a.m. near 1900 SW Campus Drive and blocked the intersection. A patient had to be extricated from a vehicle

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-18 14:49:00

Pierce County considers ban on safe injection sites

TACOMA, Wash. - The Pierce County Council will vote on Monday on whether to preemptively ban safe injection sites for drug users. The County Council declared the county to be in a state of opioid crisis last year, and now it's considering a resolution to keep safe injection sites out of unincorporat

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-19 12:56:29

1 injured in Sunday morning shooting

King County Sheriff's detectives are investigating a shooting that injured one person Sunday morning in Burien, according to the department's social media accounts. A victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center after the incident near the 13600 block of 1st Avenue South. The road was closed

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-18 14:16:00

Federal Way father in custody after allegedly shooting son

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - A Federal Way neighborhood was rattled after a man allegedly shot his adult son twice in the abdomen after a dispute. The 47-year-old father is in custody and his son is in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center. The shooting happened about 10 a.m. Sunday morning at the

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-19 03:27:33

Gig Harbor girl unresponsive after nearly drowning at YMCA

The Gig Harbor Fire Department said crews worked on her all the way from the YMCA to the children's hospital in Tacoma. Fire chief John Burgess said when the eight-year-old was delivered to hospital staff, she was still unresponsive. The YMCA said the girl was swimming in the "instructional pool"

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-18 05:45:34

Spanaway man shot, killed by Pierce County deputy

A 28-year-old Spanaway man was shot and killed Friday night during a confrontation with a Pierce County Sheriff's Office deputy. Now those who knew him are coming to terms with what happened. William Langfitt had allegedly threatened a friend with a knife, tried to carjack a couple of drivers, then

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-18 04:35:38

2 former Pierce County deputies allege cover-up, retaliation

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Two former Pierce County sheriff's deputies are suing the county, saying the agency tried to cover up how a man who killed his wife and himself obtained the gun he used in the killings. The News Tribune reports that in the lawsuit filed March 12 deputies Daniel Bray and Joey Tra

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-03-18 19:10:23

Man taken to hospital after shooting in Federal Way

FILE FEDERAL WAY, Wash. -- A 27-year-old man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Sunday morning after he was shot in Federal Way, according to Federal Way Police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock. Officers responded about 10 a.m. Sunday to a town home at 1300 Southwest Campus Drive whe

KOMO NEWS - 2018-03-18 12:09:35

Prosecutors won't charge motorcyclist who fatally shot a man in road-rage incident near Tacoma

Pierce County prosecutors will file no charges against a motorcyclist who shot and killed a 60-year-old man on Interstate 5 near Tacoma in a Feb. 8 road-rage fight . Prosecutor Mark Lindquist's office in a news release Friday said it could not disprove the female motorcyclist's claim that she acted


Man who jumped onto I-5 after a fight and was killed by a passing car is identified | The News Tribune

A man who was fatally struck by a car on Interstate 5 while running from Tacoma police Thursday night has been identified. James Lagmay, 27, got into a fight at the Tacoma Mall around 7:10 p.m. and a security guard followed him from a distance while calling police. A Tacoma officer arrived just in


Woman buys $600 worth of Girl Scout cookies, has Scouts give out free to strangers

SEATTLE - A local Girl Scout troop is ending the cookie season on a sweet note. KIRO 7's Siemny Kim shows us how their cookies inspired strangers to pay it forward. The annual cookie sale gives Girl Scouts a lesson in business. For this troop, it's also given them a lesson in kindness. "At first, I


Photos: 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade In Seattle

SEATTLE, WA - Hundreds gathered Saturday afternoon along 4th Avenue in downtown Seattle to watch the Irish Heritage Club's annual St. Patrick's Day parade. The event featured everything from swashbuckling Seafair pirates to Attorney General Bob Ferguson. The Seattle police Fife and Drum Corps. Iri

PATCH - 2018-03-18 16:08:40

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Man running from officers near Tacoma Mall gets hit by car on I-5 and dies, police say

TACOMA, Wash. - A man who was running from officers at the Tacoma Mall tried to make it across Interstate 5, but was hit by a car and killed, the Washington State Patrol said. The accident forced the closure of all southbound I-5 lanes for over an hour, resulting in a long traffic backup. Washington


This man shot and killed a Tacoma taxi driver, police say, and they want to know who he is | The News Tribune

Tacoma police released the picture of the man they say shot and killed a taxicab driver early Thursday. The suspect is believed to have fatally shot Robert Crall, 54, outside his cab about 5 a.m. Thursday in the 5800 block of South Montgomery Street, police spokeswoman Loretta Cool said. The suspec