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After arrest, police search home in Lakewood as part of 32-year-old Tacoma murder case
“He’s always friendly. We’ve been neighbors for many years. I’d talk to him when we get the mail, talk out in the street,” said Peterson.
Puyallup woman admits to cheating Costco out of nearly $300,000
PUYALLUP, Wash.- A Puyallup woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to embezzling nearly $300,000 from a Costco warehouse in Fife over a five-year span, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.
Woman, 18, found on Kent trail was victim of homicide
KENT, Wash. — Police say they're investigating after a woman was found fatally injured along a wooded trail in Kent.The woman was unresponsive and having trouble breathing when officers arrived about 7:42 p.m. Saturday. Authorities say they tried to save her but she was pronounced dead at the scene
2-alarm fire damages Tacoma motel
Update: fire knocked down and crews are working hot spots. No injuries to occupants or firefighters to report. Heavy damage to multiple units, and working on a relocation plan for those displaced from the blaze. Cause is currently under investigation.pic.twitter.com/wQ5ICCJ8LJ— Tacoma Fire (@TacomaF
Costco employee caught after embezzling nearly $300,000 | 790 KGMI
TACOMA, Wash. — A former Costco employee in Fife pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling nearly $290,000.
Police make Kent homicide arrest after car chase
An 18-year-old woman was found unresponsive with labored breathing about 7:42 p.m. in the area of 24600 26th Pl. S. in Kent, about 20 miles south of Seattle. First responders attempted to revive her, but she died at the scene.
Charge: Man tried to kidnap teen girl in Auburn
The incident occurred just before 10 a.m. on June 8. The girl told police she left her house in the city about 25 miles south of Seattle and walked south on M Street Southeast. A driver in a passing SUV honked the horn at her, she claimed. She thought the car belonged to a friend's father, so she he
Friends of victim react to cold-case arrest
LAKEWOOD, Wash.-Thirty-two years ago, a Lakewood girl returned to Puget Park on the afternoon of March 26 with lunch for her little sisters.
Police arrest suspect in 1986 killing of 12-year-old Tacoma girl
TACOMA, Wash. - More than three decades after a young Tacoma girl was found dead in a Tacoma park, police have arrested a suspect in her murder.
Renton Man ID'd As Victim In Fatal Motorcycle Crash
RENTON, WA - The person killed Sunday night in a crash in Maple Valley has been identified as Renton resident Michael Felhosi, 54. Felhosi's death was ruled an accident by the King County Medical Examiner.
3 arrests after off-duty officer attacked in Des Moines
Des Moines Police arrested three people after an altercation at Redondo Beach last weekend.Authorities say anoff-duty police officer was attackedby a group of young men at the beach Saturday evening.The incident happened around 5 p.m. Saturday by the Redondo Beach boat launch. The male officer was r
Fire burning at Federal Way church, school
FEDERAL WAY, Wash.- Firefighters are at the scene of a fire at Brooklake Church and School in Federal Way.The fire at the church at South 356th near Pacific Highway South was called out about 5:12 a.m. Tuesday.KIRO 7 has a news crew headed to the scene and will bring you live pictures as soon as we
Gov. Inslee attacks Trump, signs executive order for legal aid to immigrant families
SEATAC, Wash. - Calling President Trump a “liar to the American people," Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed an executive order Tuesday, intended to provide legal help forimmigrant families seeking asylum.
Federal Way police looking for man who hasn’t been seen since Wednesday
Warren Summers left work that day at 2 p.m., called his sister to say he was on his way home, and never arrived. He usually calls his sister several times a day.
Woman shoots 'high' 16-year-old intruder in her Pierce County home
PARKLAND, Wash.- A Pierce County woman called 911 at 3:15 Saturday morning to report that she had just shot an unknown intruder in her home, located on 118th Street South in Parkland, Washington. Parkland is located in Pierce County, about 40 miles south of Seattle.
Fugitive caught in Cambodia back in Pierce County to face child rape charges
The News Tribune reportsthat U.S. Marshals arrested 62-year-old Gilbert Greenwood in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on May 30. He was turned over to a federal task force and extradited to the U.S.
Tacoma police serve warrants at 6 houses suspected of marijuana growing
TACOMA, Wash. – Tacoma police said they broke up an illegal marijuana-growing ring Monday morning.Tacoma PD worked with six other agencies as they simultaneously served warrants at six houses across town, arresting an unspecified number of people and confiscating marijuana and growing equipment.Poli
VIDEO: Suspected porch pirate grabs package in Seattle
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Mayor Durkan's new homeless plan approved by Seattle council
Tiny houses on display May 30, 2018 as Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan announced an increased effort to address homelessness with the homes. (Matt Pitman, KIRO Radio)The Seattle City Council unanimously approved Mayor Jenny Durkan’s latest homeless plan, increasing shelter capacity by 25 percent and util
Woman found on Kent trail victim of homicide
KENT, Wash. (AP) — The King County Medical Examiner's Office says an 18-year-old woman who died along a trail in the Seattle suburb of Kent on Saturday was a victim of homicide.The Seattle Times reports Karyme Barreto-Sabalza died from a gunshot wound to the head, a death investigator said Tuesday.K