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Driver in custody following fatal crash on State Route 18

Washington State Patrol arreted an Auburn woman for investigation of vehicular homicide and vehicular assault after a two-car collision on State Route 18 late Wednesday night. State Patrol responded to reports of a serious collision on westbound SR 18 near Southeast 231st Street in Maple Valley at a

AUBURN-REPORTER.COM - 2018-03-22 16:30:00

Dead Body Found Along Sumner Train Tracks

SUMNER, WA - The body of a dead 38-year-old man was found along the BNSF tracks in Sumner Thursday morning. Investigators believe he died after being hit by the train. The body was found near the Zehnder Street crossing north of the downtown Sumner area. The investigation caused some southbound So

PATCH - 2018-03-22 19:11:00

Cheapest Home In Puyallup Has Great Views, But Nothing Else

Yes, you can see Mt. Rainier. But you can also see through the roof. EDGEWOOD, WA - OK, this house is not technically IN Puyallup, and it's not technically habitable, but it is the cheapest domicile in the area with Mt. Rainier views. This home is clearly a tear-down, just waiting for some relati

PATCH - 2018-03-22 01:25:37

1 dead in wreck in Kent

One person died Thursday during a wreck in Kent, said Kent Police spokesman Jarod Kasner. The two-car wreck occurred on the 1200 block of West Meeker Street and police were investigating. The status of others involved is not yet known, Kasner said. This story will be updated as more information beco

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-22 19:44:00

Seattle Man Dies in SR 18 Crash

MAPLE VALLEY, WA - A 28-year-old Seattle man died and two others were injured in a two-vehicle crash on SR 18 late Wednesday night. An Auburn woman driving an Acura eastbound veered over the center median and was struck by a Mazda pickup driven by a Roy man, according to police. Both drivers were t

PATCH - 2018-03-22 11:43:16

Everett police warn of pickpocket ring stealing wallets, purses; reward for ID of suspects

EVERETT, Wash. -- Everett Police are warning everyone to watch out for a team of pickpockets stealing wallets and purses from victims all over Western Washington. "What they are doing is interrupting or bumping our victims at local restaurants and crowded areas here in the city and their credit card

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-03-22 05:19:11

Two Renton schools recognized for their environmental conservation efforts

Two Renton schools were recognized by King County for their efforts in reducing waste, increasing recycling, conserving resources, and cutting costs with help from the King County Green Schools Program. The program provides hands-on help and the tools that schools need, such as recycling containers,

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2018-03-22 15:00:00

Police Confirm Renton Shooting Was Self-Inflicted

RENTON, WA - Renton police on Wednesday confirmed that the man who shot himself on Tuesday in the downtown area committed suicide. Police initially reported the shooting as likely self-inflicted. "The victim in yesterday's shooting did pass away from self-inflicted gunshot. He does not live in the

PATCH - 2018-03-22 01:39:51

He crashed a semi onto JBLM and was nearly hit by a plane on his quest for 'better dope' | The News Tribune

He barreled through the wrong fence, thought he was being chased by paratroopers falling from the sky and nearly got hit by a plane. It all started, the man later told Pierce County sheriff's deputies, when his search for "better dope" hit trouble early Tuesday when he ran out of gas. And it probabl

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 23:51:00

Seattle U. student charged in wrong-way crash that killed Issaquah man on I-90

Alexander Chung, 20, claimed to have had only one drink while playing video games with friends at Seattle University, but prosecutors say that's inconsistent with his level of intoxication. King County prosecutors have charged a 20-year-old Seattle University student with vehicular homicide and reck

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-03-21 20:43:13

Issaquah man killed in car accident on May Valley Road

A 22-year-old Issaquh man was killed in a car accident on Saturday. Identified as Dallas Starren by the King County Medical Examiner's Office, Starren was driving a Ford pickup truck eastbound Southwest May Valley Road near the 21300 block at approximately 2:30 a.m. on March 17. According to King Co

ISSAQUAHREPORTER.COM - 2018-03-21 18:30:00

Suspects sought in Puyallup armed home invasion robbery

PUYALLUP, Wash. - The Puyallup Police Department is asking for help in identifying two men in an armed home burglary that happened on March 13. Officers were called to the home around 8:30 a.m. and were able to take one person into custody, while two men who got away were caught on surveillance vide

KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-21 17:34:18

Teen charged with murder in Kent pot robbery death

A 17-year-old boy initially implicated as the getaway driver in a November slaying during a Kent marijuana deal was charged with first-degree murder last week after evidence emerged that he took part in planning the heist that killed a 20-year-old man. Shkumbim Gllareva was originally charged as a j

SEATTLEPI.COM - 2018-03-21 11:47:47

Seahawks TE Luke Willson says goodbye to Seattle on Twitter

Tight end Luke Willson said his goodbye to the Seattle Seahawks and the 12s Tuesday. Wilson is a free agent, and it was considered a longshot that he would be back with the team next season. Nowhere in his four-paragraph farewell posted on Twitter did Willson say where he was going, but the first se


Police Report Shooting In Downtown Renton Area

The shooting was confirmed as self-inflicted, but police are asking locals to stay away from the area. RENTON, WA - Police were responding to a report of a shooting along Wells Avenue Tuesday morning. Police said the shooting was self-inflicted, but are still asking the public to steer clear of the


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


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


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


Illegal 'gingerbread house' in Mount Baker-Snoqualmie Forest stocked with food, bedding - and child porn

It took a curious state employee six tries before he could find the long-rumored cabin deep in the woods. Once he did, the disturbing images he found inside touched off a monthslong FBI investigation that led to a Mill Creek man. After hearing rumors for years about an illegally built cabin in a rem


Gig Harbor girl, 8, remains unresponsive after being pulled from pool

Lacey Foy, a second-grader at Evergreen Elementary on Key Peninsula. is on life-support after being pulled from a YMCA pool in Gig Harbor. TACOMA - A Key Peninsula girl remains unresponsive at the Mary Bridge Children's Hospital in Tacoma after an incident while swimming at a Gig Harbor YMCA on Satu