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Police identify Tacoma man killed during a home break in

Tacoma officials have identified the 24-year-old man who was shot and killed during a home break-in. The News Tribune reports Jawuan Swift was shot to death by intruders who kicked in the door of his Tacoma home on Wednesday. Police have not arrested anyone connection to his death. Police say Swift,

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-19 14:40:00

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

Weekend weather report: Break out the bumbershoots | The Bainbridge Blab

It will be a wet weekend on Bainbridge Island, according to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service in Seattle. There is a 40 percent chance of showers on Saturday, and the day is expected to be mostly cloudy with a high temperature near 46 degrees. Rain is likely overnight, and it wil

BAINBRIDGEREVIEW.COM - 2018-01-19 19:30:00

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

Child may have accidentally caused fire at historic Tacoma church

A fire at Tacoma's historic Saint Patrick Catholic Church may have been accidentally started by a child, according to the Fire Department. No one was injured in Sunday's blaze, which took place shortly after Mass and caused at least $5,500 in damages. The fire was contained to a nursery room in th

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 20:46:00

He leads an art museum in Santa Fe. Now he's going to head the Tacoma Art Museum

David Setford, a curator and museum administrator with a varied international art background, has been named the new executive director of the Tacoma Art Museum, it was announced Friday. The appointment comes a year after the museum lost its previous executive director, Stephanie Stebich, to the Sm

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 17:30:00

5 movies open Jan. 19; our reviewers weigh in

Here are snapshots of what our movie reviewers thought of the five movies opening this week in the Seattle area. (Star ratings are granted on a scale of zero to four.) "The Final Year" (not rated; 89 minutes): What if the Obama administration had been given a third term? What if, instead of being pl

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 14:00:00

Man's body found in waters off World's Fair Marina in Queens

The body was lying facedown on top of rocks in Flushing Bay at 1:20 p.m., cops said.(Google) A dead man was found in the waters off the World's Fair Marina in Queens Thursday afternoon, police said. The body was lying facedown on top of rocks in Flushing Bay at 1:20 p.m., cops said. The city medi

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 01:53:19

Man found shot to death in front of Queens Village home that may be used by squatters: cops

A 65-year-old man was found fatally shot in the head in front of a Queens Village home on Thursday morning, police said. Officers from the 105th Precinct responded at 8:14 a.m. on Jan. 18 to a 911 call of an unconscious man at a home on Bardwell Avenue near 209th Place. Upon arriving, law enforcemen

QNS.COM - 2018-01-19 01:45:01

Burglar who tried to escape from Rikers is busted for breaking into Queens homes

A blockhead burglar with a failed jailbreak on his resume has admitted to breaking into Queens homes. Naquan Hill pleaded guilty Wednesday to burglarizing two homes in 2016. Hill, 25, wasn't slick with his sticky fingers - authorities found his DNA at five burglaries and traced some of the stolen

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 00:34:06

Ozone Park Man Sentenced Up To Eight Years For Sex Crimes

An Ozone Park man was sentenced to four to eight years in prison after he pleaded guilty to numerous sex crimes committed against a minor in November 2016. Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said that 54-year-old Robert Pou, of 101st Avenue, was sentenced on Thursday. According to reports, the i

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-19 18:35:37

Queens man who stole Douglaston tortoise 'Millennium' sentenced to six months at Rikers

The East Elmhurst man who stole a beloved tortoise from his Douglaston enclosure this past summer will spend six months behind bars, prosecutors announced. Shawn Waters, 37, of 103rd Street pleaded guilty in December to fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, according to Queens Distric

QNS.COM - 2018-01-19 19:00:11

Video shows bandit patting down Briarwood bodega employee, then helping himself to store's cash

Police released on Wednesday night vivid footage of a crook robbing a Briarwood bodega earlier this week. At 4 p.m. on Jan. 14, an unknown man entered a store located at 97-01 Sutphin Blvd. Once inside, the man approached the 62-year-old employee and demanded cash. The video shows the bandit searchi

QNS.COM - 2018-01-18 20:45:12

Man breaks into Fresh Meadows bank and leaves with nothing: cops

Cops are looking for man who broke into a Fresh Meadows bank and left the scene empty handed. At 10 p.m. on Jan. 16, a 55-year-old female employee at Dime Bank, located at 176-47 Union Turnpike, discovered damage that the branch had been broken into. Further investigation by police found that an unk

QNS.COM - 2018-01-19 18:40:28

Police Discover Dead Body In Little Neck

Police said that they discovered the body of a man on Tuesday at a two-story building in Little Neck that houses a restaurant. Just before 9:45 a.m., police officers responded to a 911 call to assist the Nassau County Police Department at 255-09 Northern Blvd., a building that includes La Baraka, a

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-18 14:00:45

Reward offered in shooting death of Sumter County man

Jamar Omar Rush/Courtesy: Family SUMTER, S.C. (WOLO) - Investigators with the Sumter Country Sheriff's Office are holding a news conference about a recent unsolved homicide. The body of Jarvis Omar Rush, 34, was found on East Newberry Street in Sumter just after 10 a.m. on January 13, according to t

ABCCOLUMBIA.COM - 2018-01-18 20:00:18

Warehouse Fire Shuts Portion of Highway

Sumter, SC (WOLO) - We are continuing to follow a developing story out of Sumter as fire officials work a massive warehouse fire. Fire officials tell us they have been trying to fight the blaze for more than 2 hours along Hauser street. The blaze is also causing some interruptions to traffic this mo

ABCCOLUMBIA.COM - 2018-01-19 12:21:00

Suspect Arrested in Overnight Killing in Richland County

Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- The Richland County Sheriff's Office has arrested a suspect in connection with this morning's shooting in the county. Officers charged 20-year-old Louis Corbett with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime in the death of 19-year-old Khalil Cook. At approxim

WLTX.COM - 2018-01-19 19:44:16

Fire Marshal: Cause of Columbia strip club fire still under investigation

The Richland County Fire Marshal's Office is working to secure and stabilize the Platinum Plus strip club after a fire broke out there early this week. The club, which is off of Greystone Boulevard, was on fire for quite some time before fire crews could arrive. The cause is still under investigat

WIS-TV - 2018-01-19 23:17:12