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Yelm Teen Arrested for Attempted Murder
A teenager was arrested last week for allegedly attempting to stab his grandmother during a confrontation.Officers responded to a report of a disturbance with a knife when they found a woman outside a residence in the 1200 block of Thurston Court Northwest, surrounded by three or four neighbors and
Police: Driver sees ‘black object' in air on I-5, finds gun stuck in front of his car
LAKEWOOD, Wash.- Police said a driver on I-5 saw a "black object" moving through the air and when he pulled over miles later, he found a gun stuck in the front of his car.
Yelm Man Sentenced to 20 Years for 2015 Death
A Yelm man accused of fatally stabbing another Yelm man was sentenced to 20 years in prison last week.Tony A. Bolton, 53, plead guilty earlier this month to second-degree manslaughter and second-degree assault in the death of Ross Yardley, 52.His previous criminal history includes 20 felony convicti
Two of three suspects in armed robbery at McDonald’s appear in court
Clinton Taylor, 18, and Daniel Garcia-Ramos, 17, were arrested early Wednesday after police say theyrobbed a McDonald’s in west Olympia at gunpoint.
Student Busted for Drugs at School
A 15-year-old Yelm High School student was busted for smoking marijuana at school. A teacher caught the student just as they were spraying themselves with cologne. A subsequent search of his backpack yielded three containers of marijuana with logos from an area marijuana retailer. Yelm Police Chief
Rachel Dolezal Facing Charges Of Welfare Fraud
We wouldn’t wanna beRachel Dolezaler, excuse us, we meanNkechi Diallo(her new name) right about now. The black wanna-be and former Tacoma, Washington NAACP chapter president is facing 15 years behind bars. She’s been accused of 1st Degree Theft by Welfare Fraud, Perjury in the 2nd Degree, and False
AP News - Police investigate how a handgun ended up in driver's bumper
Authorities say a driver near Tacoma, Washington, saw an object strike the front of his car during his evening commute Wednesday. When he stopped for gas 18 miles (29 kilometers) later, he discovered it was a handgun.
State Patrol urges vigilance for National Missing Children's Day | 790 KGMI
OLYMPIA, Wash. — Today is National Missing Children’s Day.State Patrol reports there are about 850 children currently missing in Washington and 90% are runaways.The Washington State Patrol Missing and Unidentified Persons Unit works with law enforcement and families to supply information on missing
Suspect in Tacoma girl's 1986 murder pleads not guilty
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) —A man arrestedin the killing of a 13-year-old Tacoma girl over three decades ago has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.The News Tribunereports60-year-old Robert Washburn pleaded not guilty Thursday in Tacoma to murder with aggravated factors of sexual motivation and delib
Recognize them? Clearer video released of 2 suspects in University Place double-murder
TACOMA, Wash. -- The Pierce County Sheriff's Department on Wednesday released clearer surveillance video of two suspects in the killing of two men in University Place last week in the hope someone might recognize one of them."Please contact our department if you have any information on who these two
Video shows suspected gunmen walking away from where 2 men fatally shot in University Place
New surveillance footage was released Wednesday of two men believed to have fatally shot two others inside a car in University Place.Adrian Valencia, 19, and Wilberth Acala, 22,were found shotin the head May 14.A neighbor in the 6100 block of 63rd Street West noticed in a Dodge Charger blocking the
3 suspects in custody following armed robbery at McDonald's in west Olympia
Three suspects are in custody following an early-morning robbery at a fast-food restaurant in west Olympia, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office.Per scanner traffic, the suspects conducted an armed robbery at the McDonald's located on Cooper Point Road Southwest at about 2 a.m. Wednesda
Man fatally stabbed in East Tacoma is identified
A man stabbed to death in East Tacoma Wednesday has been identified as 35-year-old Sheldon Cato.Police have released little about the incident, which took place about 4:40 p.m. near Portland Avenue East and East 68th Street.Cato’s body was found outside.A 28-year-old man whom police say knew Cato wa
Surprised driver finds handgun sticking out of bumper
LAKEWOOD, Wash. (FOX 13)- A driver in Washington spotted something on the road fly up and hit his car, he didn’t think anything of it – until he stopped for gas and saw what it was.
Shelton woman arrested in hammer attack on neighbor
Witnesses helped the officers find the suspect, a 62-year-old woman, who also lives in the complex.
Suspect in custody after homicide in East Tacoma
TACOMA, Wash. – A suspect was in custody after a homicide in Tacoma on Wednesday evening.Tacoma police said a man was found dead after a call came in around 4:30 p.m.The victim was found in the 1600 block of E. 68thSt.Police said they believed the suspect and victim knew each other.Police didn’t say
First Emigrant Wagon Train Crosses Naches Pass in the Fall of 1853
In September or October 1853, the first wagon train succeeds in crossing rugged Naches Pass through the Cascade Mountains north of Mount Rainier, near where the borders of present-day Yakima, Kittitas, Pierce, and King Counties meet. The train of more than 30 wagons includes James and Virinda Longmi
Human remains found in wooded area of Tacoma
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Human remains have been found in a wooded area below Stadium High School in Tacoma.The News Tribunereportsthe body's advanced state of decomposition made an immediate determination of gender, age and race impossible.
Lakewood's new fried chicken and fish restaurant has a curious menu addition from Chicago
Every once in a great while, a chain restaurant comes along that requires a deeper look at the menu, especially when it’s a merge of food that doesn’t seem to naturally fit.JJ Fish and Chicken is a curious intersection of Southern-style chicken and fish and Chicago Italian beef sandwiches.It’s also
Police investigating homicide in Tacoma
Detectives investigate a reported homicide in Tacoma Wednesday May 23, 2018. (Photo: KOMO News/Air 4)