Scott North

Five teens charged with first-degree murder in shooting death

Four of the defendants were charged as adults, and one was charged in the court’s juvenile division.

February trial set for suspect in deadly Marysville shooting

There had been questions about Wayne Alpert’s mental health.

Odd situation in Marysville ends with 3 arrested

A couple told police they were confronted by intruders in their home who wouldn’t let the woman leave.

Mayor tries new tactic to curb fire department overtime

Stephanson says an engine won’t go into service when the only available staff would be on overtime.

Teen murder suspect captured — then escapes and is recaptured

The 16-year-old is one of at least three young suspects in the shooting death of an Everett woman.

15-year-old arrested, 16-year-old at large in Everett murder

A mother of three was shot to death when the suspects allegedly tried to rob her son of drugs.

Man gets 19 years in prison for Bothell-area murder

The heroin user had claimed the killing outside the victim’s home was done in self-defense.

Everett elder-abuse case: ‘Never seen anything as bad as this’

A man is charged with neglecting his 81-year-old mother, who had broken her hip and has dementia.

Man who made bomb claim after Highway 9 crash is charged

A competency evaluation has been ordered for a driver who claimed there was a bomb in his vehicle.

Woman, 81, found in filth with broken hip; son arrested

Her legs were bound, her clothing was soiled and she was suffering from numerous health problems.

Suspect left holdup note behind, complete with fingerprints

The Lynnwood man arrested for robbing a bank told officers he’s “not a bad person.”

Trial could be delayed in case of murdered Oso couple

John Blaine Reed’s attorney says a series of circumstances has left him unsure if he’ll be ready.

Prolific felon faces multiple charges in crime spree

A wild chase from Everett to Lynnwood included two rammed patrol cars and the suspect running away.

3 charged with murder in drug robbery

People allegedly told police that 2 of them talked about the robbery before and after it happened.

‘LEGO lawyer’ stiffs fancy addiction-rehab center in Edmonds

After running up a $38,000 bill, the ex-con’s story unraveled. He’s in the Snohomish County jail now.

Everett mayor’s election was close from start to finish

Tuohy’s narrow lead shrank as later ballots were counted; Franklin is prevailing by just 1.2 percent.

Bothell woman charged in two convenience store robberies

The suspect told police she didn’t know why she committed the robberies and said “she was not thinking”.

Meth might have played role in fatal Lake Stevens crash

Keith Michael Ryle turned his mustang in front of a pickup, leading to the death of his passenger.

Lynnwood officer’s fatal shooting of suspect ruled justified

A man had been harassing an ex-girlfriend, and when police went to investigate, he rushed them.

Pair charged with first-degree robbery in marijuana theft

A man was shot in the head during a holdup that was supposed to net about an ounce of pot.