Diana Hefley

Aunt behind the wheel gets 6 months in drive-by shooting

A Tulalip woman was sentenced Monday to six months in jail for her part in early morning gunfire that left some Marysville and… Continue reading

Woman accused of burning down son’s killer’s home

Cindy Wilson turned over the pink Bic lighter to sheriff’s deputies. She allegedly admitted she used the lighter to start a fire… Continue reading

Woman sentenced for role in man’s brutal death in Everett

David Webster’s friends stood up for him Thursday. They loved him. They could count on him to build a deck, to fix a… Continue reading

Suspect in fatal hit-and-run reportedly told police he panicked

A delivery driver arrested in connection with the July 6 death of a pedestrian in Marysville reportedly stopped in Arlington to inspect damage… Continue reading

Woman charged with arson after fire at abandoned home

A woman suspected of setting five fires last month was allegedly overheard saying, “Burn (expletive) burn. Steal my money. Now, how am I… Continue reading

Everett man admits to beating, stabbing woman to death

An Everett man is expected to face a mandatory life sentence after admitting Friday that he murdered Shannon Yeager, a homeless woman whose… Continue reading

Accomplice in slaying of homeless man pleads guilty

An Everett woman faces more than eight years in prison for her part in the death of a homeless man whose body was… Continue reading

Family of man killed by police won’t have their day in court

On a recent morning the rose bush outside the house on 23rd Street was flush with pink blooms. The small patch of lawn… Continue reading

Juvenile, 15, charged with gun, drug crimes

Police stopped the car March 7 because the windshield was too dark, a violation of the law. Officers said they could smell marijuana… Continue reading

Man arrested for ramming Everett police car, high speed chase

Police on Thursday caught up with a man who allegedly rammed a patrol car and led officers on a high-speed chase last month.… Continue reading

Granite Falls man sentenced nearly 36 years for murder

Andrew Spencer’s 10-year-old daughter wrote her father’s killer a letter. “I want to know why you had to kill my dad,” the girl… Continue reading

Monroe massage therapist convicted of assaulting patients

A massage therapist was hauled away in handcuffs late last week after a jury convicted him of indecent liberties with a patient. Jurors… Continue reading

Bail denied for man accused of stabbing woman to death

Prosecutors on Friday asked that the man accused of killing Shannon Yeager be held without bail, saying the defendant could be facing an… Continue reading

Man gets two years in prison for stabbing woman in back

The bleeding woman collapsed on the sidewalk and good Samaritans stopped to help her. Roland Cole kept driving, leaving behind the woman he… Continue reading

Former Boeing employee sentenced to 45 days for theft

A former Boeing mechanic who was sacked for stealing thousands of dollars in movie tickets from the company mail room was sentenced Monday… Continue reading

Gang feud suspected in Everett shooting that paralyzed boy

The rolling gunfire sent people living along Beverly Boulevard running for cover. The violence broke out in the middle of the afternoon on… Continue reading

Charges filed in shooting death of Marysville man

A man accused of killing a stranger outside a Marysville apartment complex allegedly bragged to a jail custody guard how tightly grouped his… Continue reading

Man gets 25 years for role in gang-fueled shooting death

There was something about the gang life that drew Diego Tavares in. He had been a well-liked student at Olivia Park Elementary School,… Continue reading

More mental health treatment ordered for cat-hoarder

A former Lake Stevens woman who fled the area because she was afraid authorities would seize her cats was back in front of… Continue reading

Driver in Evergreen Way shooting is sentenced to 18 months

By David Drewery’s account, he is being sent to prison because he let the wrong guys in his car. One of those guys… Continue reading