Diana Hefley

Guilty plea offered in fatal shooting of Everett woman, 19

The reading of her name brought her family fresh tears. Payton Beck-Glessner was shot in the chest Dec. 15 while sitting on her… Continue reading

Smash-and-grab thieves stole dozens of guns in Everett

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the thieves responsible for stealing dozens of guns… Continue reading

DNA and genealogy could help identify a woman killed in 1977

Forty years ago the search for her name began with the discovery of her death. Berry pickers came across the young woman’s body… Continue reading

Costly Lamborghini joyride: Police chase, driver crashes

A spin in a fancy sports car Saturday turned into a possible felony for a young Marysville man. It also could mean a… Continue reading

Kidnapping of woman in Everett brings 2-year sentence

A man who drove a woman to an Everett park where she was later shot is off to prison for his part in… Continue reading

Guilty plea is entered in fatal Lake Stevens crash

Richard Peck was drunk when he killed Patrick Wallace. Peck ran a red light on Highway 9 near Lake Stevens and broadsided 19-year-old… Continue reading

Charges filed against woman accused of bilking $125K

A Burlington woman accused of bilking her former employer out of more than $125,000 is now charged with multiple counts of identity theft.… Continue reading

Video of assault of boy posted online; teen arrested

A teen was arrested Saturday after a video surfaced online of him allegedly assaulting a boy and stealing his scooter. The boy… Continue reading

Woman says family friend beat her, stole her car in Everett

An Everett man has been charged with robbery for stealing a family friend’s vehicle late last month. The victim reported that the man… Continue reading

Teen charged after $500K vandalism spree at two schools

Revenge may have been on the mind of one of the juveniles arrested for causing an estimated $500,000 in damage to the elementary… Continue reading

2 women get jail in separate cases of theft from nonprofits

Two women with different excuses for stealing from nonprofits, including local parent teacher associations, were sentenced Wednesday to some time in jail. In… Continue reading

Teen killed in crash remembered as being ‘a kind soul’

It’s been a week since Mikayla Sorenson’s family learned that she had been killed in an early morning crash that took the… Continue reading

Insurer settles with families of MPHS shooting victims

The Marysville School District’s insurance company has agreed to pay $18 million to the families of the children who were killed or injured… Continue reading

1 year after shootings: ‘Say their names, keep their memories’

Their names were written with purple sidewalk chalk. A girl drew a lighthouse shining its beacon on them. More than a hundred people… Continue reading

Teen pleads guilty to gun, drug, assault and escape charges

A juvenile inmate who escaped from a hospital earlier this month during a lapse in security was rolled into court in a wheelchair… Continue reading

Police arrest another suspect in Marysville shooting

Police have booked a Marysville-area man for investigation of unlawful gun possession in connection with a shooting outside an apartment last month. The… Continue reading

Charges dropped, for now, against drive-by shooting suspect

A Lynnwood man won’t face trial — for now — for a drive-by shooting in central Everett earlier this year. Prosecutors asked a… Continue reading

3 dead, teen stable after car slams into trailer in Lynnwood

Traffic detectives continue to investigate what caused a Kia Sorento to slam into a parked semi-tractor trailer early Wednesday, killing the driver and… Continue reading

Scholarship event to honor young Mukilteo shooting victim

Anna Bui traveled Europe for three weeks last year. She was the happiest she’d ever been. She looked forward to more trips, exploring… Continue reading

Suspect released from jail after victim won’t cooperate

A man accused of shooting a former friend in the legs over a drug dispute was released from jail Monday after the victim… Continue reading