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Fugitive Watch

The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.Obed T.

Date: 04/29/2016 | Local News

3 connected to San Bernardino shooter arrested

LOS ANGELES — Three people connected to one of the San Bernardino shooters, Syed Rizwan Farook, have been arrested in a marriage fraud conspiracy, including his brother and sister-in-law, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

Date: 04/28/2016 | Nation & World

Felon nabbed again after chase; faces assault, weapons charges

EVERETT — It's anyone's guess if Jerry Bogart will show up for court next week.The convicted felon is in trouble again, and he's not one for stopping for police or making his court dates.Bogart bailed out of jail shortly after his March 23 arrest. He is...

Date: 04/27/2016 | Local News

Guilty plea, 1-year sentence for criminal mistreatment of elderly mother

EVERETT — A Marysville man tried to convince a judge that he was only following his 83-year-old mother’s wishes when he didn’t seek medical attention for her after a fall.

Date: 04/26/2016 | Local News

No apparent targets in north county drive-by shooting

EVERETT — The drive-by shooting wasn’t a case of gang violence, road rage or bad blood.In some ways, it defied stereotypes.

Date: 04/26/2016 | Local News

Marysville man gets 25 years for addiction-fueled homicide

EVERETT — A Marysville man was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison for murdering another man for his supply of prescription painkillers.Family members of the victim, Steven Steadman, 58, told...

Date: 04/26/2016 | Local News

Man pleads not guilty to alleged assault with bat

EVERETT — An Edmonds man accused of clobbering his roommate with a baseball bat spiked with screws has been charged with assault.

Date: 04/25/2016 | Local News

Everett man charged in crash that killed cyclist

EVERETT — Prosecutors allege that an Everett man was under the influence of alcohol, marijuana, benzodiazepines, anti-depressants and sedatives when he struck and killed a cyclist in November near Silver Lake.

Date: 04/24/2016 | Local News

Thief steals tentacle of controversial kraken sculpture

It could be a difficult case to crack.One of the city of Oak Harbor's most controversial pieces of artwork has been de-tentacled.Someone has stolen the tentacle from the kraken sculpture.The Oak Harbor Police, notified Tuesday of the theft by a city...

Date: 04/23/2016 | Local News

Suspect arrested in Marysville drive-by shooting

MARYSVILLE — No one was hurt early Friday after a drive-by shooting in north Marysville.Police quickly caught up with a suspect, a man believed to be in his late teens.

Date: 04/22/2016 | Local News

Fugitive Watch

The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.Brock Reeves

Date: 04/22/2016 | Local News

Jury finishes first day of deliberations in auditor trial

TACOMA — A jury in Tacoma has finished its first day of deliberations in the fraud trial of Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley.

Date: 04/21/2016 | Northwest

Fugitive caught in Spokane to be evaluated for competency

SPOKANE — A man who escaped from a psychiatric hospital in Washington state where he was sent after being accused of torturing and killing a woman will be sent to a federal mental facility for a competency evaluation, a judge ordered Thursday.Anthony Garver, 28, must...

Date: 04/21/2016 | Local News

Conviction reinstated for man who shot state patrol trooper

OLYMPIA — The Washington Supreme Court has restored an attempted murder conviction for a man authorities say shot a state patrol trooper in the head in 2010.

Date: 04/21/2016 | Northwest

First-degree murder charge in death of homeless man

EVERETT — Prosecutors have charged a convicted felon with first-degree murder in the death of a homeless man whose body was found April 7 in a sleeping bag in an Everett swamp.James Daniel Archer, 46, remains jailed on $1 million bail.

Date: 04/21/2016 | Local News

Brier woman, 20, arrested in Edmonds hit-and-run

EDMONDS — A 20-year-old Brier woman reportedly has admitted to a hit-and-run crash in Edmonds earlier this month.

Date: 04/21/2016 | Local News

Everett's initiative to tackle homelessness starting to pay off

EVERETT — Everett's attempt to get control of its chronic problems with homelessness are starting to yield concrete results.More people are obtaining treatment for their addictions or mental health problems, finding homes and getting jobs.This has been the...

Date: 04/21/2016 | Local News

Fraud trial against state auditor goes to jury

TACOMA — The five-week fraud trial of Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley drew to a close Wednesday, with prosecutors calling it a "plain case of fraud and a cover-up" and the defense team describing it as a "disaster.""Someone who has...

Date: 04/21/2016 | Local News

High court hears arguments on blood-alcohol tests

WASHINGTON — All states to some extent say that motorists suspected of drunken driving can lose their licenses by refusing to submit to an alcohol test.But North Dakota, Minnesota and a handful of other states go further and make it a crime to refuse to submit to the...

Date: 04/21/2016 | Nation & World

Ex-Pasco official sentenced to prison for embezzling $90,000

TRI-CITIES — The former director of the Downtown Pasco Development Authority who admitted to embezzling more than $90,000 from the agency has been sentenced to one year in prison.

Date: 04/20/2016 | Northwest

Man sentenced for buying maple illegally cut on federal land

TACOMA — Officials say a former mill owner in Winlock has been sentenced to six months in prison and must pay nearly $160,000 in restitution for buying wood illegally cut on national forest service land.

Date: 04/19/2016 | Northwest

Brothers charged with killing couple; bail at $5 million each

OSO — The manhunt for two brothers suspected of killing an Arlington-area couple has crossed state lines and could jump the border into Mexico.Detectives on Tuesday morning said they located the vehicle driven by brothers John and Tony Reed, who are suspected of...

Date: 04/19/2016 | Local News

Convicted murderer admits to having sex with teen

EVERETT — A Snohomish County Superior Court judge has tacked more time onto a convicted murderer’s prison sentence.

Date: 04/19/2016 | Local News

Clues in murder case: Blood, video and cellphone movement

OSO — A missing Oso couple presumed dead were afraid of their former next-door neighbor, John Reed, court papers show.Reed and his brother are suspected of killing Patrick Shunn and Monique...

Date: 04/18/2016 | Local News

Woman thought kidnapped in Lynnwood wasn’t; gets arrested

LYNNWOOD — A woman who was thought to have been kidnapped near Lynnwood on March 14 has been arrested on unrelated matters.

Date: 04/18/2016 | Local News

2 brothers charged for slashing tires in Arlington

ARLINGTON — Prosecutors have charged two Arlington brothers with malicious mischief in connection with a late night tire-slashing spree in September.A third boy also has been identified as a suspect in the case. He has not been charged.

Date: 04/18/2016 | Local News

Hunt on for 2 brothers suspected of killing Arlington couple

OSO — Six days after an Arlington-area couple disappeared, the hunt was on Sunday for their suspected killers.Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary told a press conference that arrest warrants have been issued for brothers John Blaine Reed, 53, and Tony Clyde Reed,...

Date: 04/17/2016 | Local News

Vulnerability, secrecy shroud teen victims of domestic violence

LYNNWOOD — In the hours before she was killed, Mountlake Terrace High School junior Kandra Tan was texting her best friend about the dress she planned to wear to the homecoming dance.That night last fall, Tan's much older boyfriend showed up at her home near Lynnwood.

Date: 04/17/2016 | Local News

Mountlake Terrace High senior accused of raping girl at school

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Snohomish County prosecutors are accusing a high school senior of sexually assaulting a freshman in a hallway at Mountlake Terrace High School.The boy was arrested at the school in January and was immediately expelled. Deputy prosecutor Randy Yates...

Date: 04/16/2016 | Local News

State Division 1 Court of Appeals judges hear cases in Everett

EVERETT — An inmate sentenced to life in prison for attacking a Monroe corrections officer once vowed that the fight for his freedom wasn't over.Nearly two years later, the battle was taken up on Jimi...

Date: 04/15/2016 | Local News

Serial rapist gets life in prison for Arlington trail attack

EVERETT — Robert Raethke was given a chance at life outside of prison after serving nearly three decades behind bars for raping teenage girls in the 1980s.His freedom was short-lived.A judge Wednesday imposed a life sentence for Raethke. A jury in February...

Date: 04/14/2016 | Local News

Suspect charged with murder in Renton woman’s death

SEATTLE — Prosecutors have filed a first-degree murder charge against a man accused of killing and dismembering a woman he recently started dating and dumping her remains in a Seattle recycling bin over the weekend.

Date: 04/13/2016 | Northwest

Illegal pot operation found after break-in at bookstore

SEATTLE — A break-in at a children’s bookstore led Seattle police to an illegal marijuana growing operation in a commercial space next door.

Date: 04/13/2016 | Northwest

'Actions of utter evil'

Lynnwood man gets 21 years for trying to set wife on fire

Date: 04/13/2016 | Local News

Vet’s report disputes man’s claim he struck dog only once in Everett incident

EVERETT — The Lynnwood man told police he struck the dog with a golf club because the small German Shepherd charged him.Tyler Young, 28, claimed it was a single blow to the dog's head. A veterinarian later reported that the dog, Questa, was hit multiple times,...

Date: 04/12/2016 | Local News

Police: Man arrested in Snohomish County after body parts found in Seattle

SEATTLE — Three body parts — including a foot — found in a homeowner’s recycling bin likely belong to a woman who was reported missing Saturday morning, Seattle police said Monday.

Date: 04/11/2016 | Northwest

Officials identify Everett homicide victim found in swamp near river

EVERETT — A body found in Everett last week has been identified as David A. Webster, 54, of Everett.Webster died from homicidal violence, according to the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office. His name was released Monday after the autopsy. Everett police have an...

Date: 04/11/2016 | Local News

GPS device used to track man who robbed Bothell bank

LYNNWOOD — A tracking device tossed in the loot bag might have been the robber's undoing.The masked man made off with nearly $50,000 from a Bothell bank vault March 11, but hidden in the cash was device that could be tracked using Global Positioning System...

Date: 04/09/2016 | Local News

Woman, 79, accused of stealing money from friend's accounts

EVERETT — The two women were longtime friends and neighbors.Now one is accused of bilking the other out of more than $50,000 and taking advantage of her friend's deteriorating memory.Ella Louise Harris was summonsed Friday to the Snohomish County Courthouse...

Date: 04/09/2016 | Local News

Suspect triggers alarm, leaves with stolen goods

MONROE — A shoplifter in Monroe last week used a device that is supposed to help people fight crime to commit one.

Date: 04/08/2016 | Local News

Woman hospitalized after stabbing in Mukilteo

Herald staffMUKILTEO — Police were investigating the stabbing of a woman in Mukilteo on Thursday.

Date: 04/07/2016 | Local News

Detectives say Everett gunshot victim faces assault charges

EVERETT — A 35-year-old Everett man who was shot by his roommate last fall now faces criminal charges.

Date: 04/07/2016 | Local News

Mom of 'Bandit' gravely ill

Jailed Colton Harris-Moore fears he'll never see her again

Date: 04/07/2016 | Local News

Fate of Lynnwood man in attack, arson case in jury’s hands

EVERETT — David Morgan repeatedly shook his head Monday as a Snohomish County deputy prosecutor tried to convince jurors that all evidence points to the Lynnwood man’s guilt in the 2014 attack on his ex-wife.

Date: 04/05/2016 | Local News

Window fog led to Everett crash; driver could face charges

EVERETT — The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office has completed its investigation into a Jan. 23 hit-and-run crash along 128th Street.Detectives now believe the crash was caused by fogging on the windshield and windows.

Date: 04/05/2016 | Local News

Leaked financial data reportedly implicates world leaders

BERLIN — An international coalition of media outlets on Sunday published what it said was an extensive investigation into the offshore financial dealings of the rich and famous, based on a vast trove of documents provided by an anonymous source.

Date: 04/03/2016 | Nation & World

Felon pleads guilty to being in possession of a gun

TULALIP — A Marysville felon caught with a cache of firearms, including a military-style rifle, faces a decade in prison after pleading guilty to a single gun charge.A federal grand jury indicted John Charles Keinath in May on three separate

Date: 04/02/2016 | Local News

Teen girl found guilty in elderly woman kidnapping trial

KENNEWICK — A jury has found a teenage girl guilty in connection with the abduction of an elderly woman who was stuffed into the trunk of her car and driven more than 200 miles to a Walmart near Portland.

Date: 04/01/2016 | Northwest

Police think 3 Friday armed robberies were related

MARYSVILLE — Three armed robberies reported in Snohomish County on Friday were believed to be related.They happened at a central Everett espresso stand, a Marysville convenience store and a Snohomish pizza shop, between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Date: 04/01/2016 | Local News

Man gets 16 months for gun charge in self-defense slaying

EVERETT — An Arlington man who shot to death another man inside an Everett house has been sentenced to 16 months in prison for illegal gun possession.Snohomish County prosecutors have agreed not...

Date: 04/01/2016 | Local News

Silver Lake raid leads to arrest in drug-trafficking case

EVERETT — Federal agents raided a Silver Lake-area home last week, looking for evidence that people were trafficking in cocaine and heroin.They arrested Irvin J. Moreno, 27, for investigation of conspiracy to distribute drugs. He allegedly was supplying other drug...

Date: 03/31/2016 | Local News

At Lynnwood man’s trial, ex-wife claims no memory of assault

EVERETT — Her back is covered in red, angry scars. So is her upper chest, left leg and shoulder. She's deaf in her right ear and has no senses of smell or taste. The muscles around her eyes give her problems.Brenda Welch, 46, doesn't have any memory of how she was so...

Date: 03/30/2016 | Local News

Man pleads guilty to murder of disabled man during Everett robbery

EVERETT — A Marysville man admitted Tuesday that he murdered a disabled man during a robbery last year.In June, a woman walking along 6700 block of 14th Avenue spotted Steven Steadman lying face...

Date: 03/30/2016 | Local News

Seattle mulls criminal charges over illegal tree-cutting

SEATTLE — Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes says the city is mulling criminal charges over the illegal cutting of more than 150 trees in a public West Seattle greenbelt.Holmes says he’s asked police to investigate and is also pursuing civil remedies.

Date: 03/29/2016 | Northwest

Prison-bound Marysville woman denied time to pack up house

EVERETT — A Marysville woman who shot at her husband during a fight over housework couldn’t convince a judge last week to delay sending her to prison.

Date: 03/29/2016 | Local News

Mentally ill murder suspect to be sent to new ward, not released

EVERETT — A mentally ill murder suspect who prosecutors feared would be released to the streets because of chronic problems at the state's psychiatric hospital is expected to be admitted to a new forensic mental health center in Yakima.A Snohomish County judge

Date: 03/29/2016 | Local News

Police investigating after girl says she fought off kidnapper

STANWOOD — The father and uncle of a 10-year-old girl who reported she fought off a man who tried to grab her Saturday evening are asking anyone with information to come forward.The Herald is not naming them to protect her identity.

Date: 03/28/2016 | Local News

Woman accused of pretending to have kids to steal from schools

ARLINGTON — She pretended to have young children. Time and time again, she visited local schools and asked about enrolling her nonexistent kids.Then, when school staff were distracted, the 36-year-old Arlington woman allegedly grabbed purses, wallets and electronics...

Date: 03/28/2016 | Local News

OSU investigates anti-Semitic fliers sent to campus printers

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State University officials are investigating after a number of anti-Semitic fliers were sent to networked printers and fax machines on campus.

Date: 03/27/2016 | Northwest

Mother gets 6 1/2 years in connection to son’s meth overdose

TACOMA — A Pierce County woman has been sentenced to 6 1/2 years in prison in connection to her 2-year-old son’s methamphetamine overdose.The News Tribune reported that Alyia Iverson, 27, was sentenced Friday for manslaughter after pleading guilty.

Date: 03/27/2016 | Northwest

Deputies investigate after Stanwood girl, 10, says she fought off man

STANWOOD — The father and uncle of a 10-year-old girl who reported she fought off a man who tried to grab her Saturday evening are asking anyone with information to come forward.

Date: 03/27/2016 | Local News

Prudence and panic in an age of frequent school lockdowns

EVERETT — It's not supposed to seem normal, or routine.These days, when so many people carry smartphones, word of a lockdown or a threat at a local school can spread instantly.Mix in young people, social media and television news helicopters, and incidents...

Date: 03/27/2016 | Local News

Baby found in garbage bin in stable condition; police seek tips

EVERETT — The newborn boy who was found in a garbage bin at a south Everett apartment complex Friday night is in stable condition and is expected to survive, Everett police...

Date: 03/26/2016 | Local News

Head of Spokane detox center arrested again

SPOKANE — The head of Spokane Treatment and Recovery Services took voluntary leave after he was arrested in Montana for being drunk and unruly at a hotel.

Date: 03/26/2016 | Northwest

Family pleads guilty in Oregon angling license scam

SALEM, Ore. — The family at the center of a fishing license scam in Depoe Bay has pleaded guilty.

Date: 03/26/2016 | Northwest

Mother gets 26 years for selling her 6-year-old for sex

EVERETT — The Marysville woman brought her daughter from Tonga to be used as a sex toy.She handed the 6-year-old over to her new husband, a pedophile, and she sold the girl's innocence to other men on Craigslist. She took sexually explicit videos and photographs of the...

Date: 03/26/2016 | Local News

Deputy rescues children from van with heroin smoke

SNOHOMISH — A Snohomish County sheriff's deputy reported that two young children were unconscious Thursday night when he spotted them in a van only feet away from where their parents allegedly were smoking heroin.The children, a 3-year-old and a 10-month-old, were...

Date: 03/26/2016 | Local News

Judge: Treat mentally ill murder suspect or set him free from jail

MARYSVILLE — A Snohomish County judge has ordered a mentally ill murder suspect released from jail if the Marysville man isn't admitted to the state psychiatric hospital by Tuesday.Prosecutors Thursday said they were looking at alternatives to prevent the man's...

Date: 03/25/2016 | Local News

Trial delayed for man accused of attacking parents

EVERETT — Lawyers for a man accused of stabbing his parents and setting their Machias house on fire in January asked for more time to prepare for trial, including exploring the man's mental state at the time...

Date: 03/25/2016 | Local News

Fugitive Watch

The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names. Arthur L.

Date: 03/25/2016 | Local News

Woman steals ambulance outside Oregon home

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Authorities say a woman in Oregon stole an ambulance while paramedics were inside a home dealing with a medical emergency.

Date: 03/24/2016 | Northwest

After 35-plus years, man arrested in Seattle killing

SEATTLE — Seattle police say new DNA evidence has led to a man’s arrest in a 1980 killing.

Date: 03/24/2016 | Northwest

Edmonds man arrested in assault involving baseball bat

EDMONDS — An Edmonds man is accused of beating his roommate with a baseball bat on Wednesday night.The 48-year-old victim suffered head injuries and was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. He was released early Thursday.

Date: 03/24/2016 | Local News

14 years in gang shooting

The Aug. 16 event likely was a catalyst to a rash of related violence

Date: 03/24/2016 | Local News

UW student identified, man charged with murder

SEATTLE — A 21-year-old man accused of assaulting a University of Washington student he was dating has been charged with murder.King County prosecutors charged Casey Henderson on Wednesday with first-degree murder in the death of 22-year-old Katy Straalsund.

Date: 03/23/2016 | Northwest

Chinese man pleads guilty in U.S. hacking case

LOS ANGELES — A Chinese businessman has pleaded guilty to conspiring to hack into the computer systems of U.S. defense contractors, including Boeing, to steal data on military projects, according to court records released Wednesday.

Date: 03/23/2016 | Nation & World

2 men arrested in Mill Creek shooting investigation

MILL CREEK — Two men have been arrested for investigation of a December drive-by shooting in Mill Creek.Someone shot two rounds from a pistol in the early morning of Dec. 13 after an alarm went off at the Mill Creek Lowe’s store in the 2000 block of 132nd Street SE.

Date: 03/23/2016 | Local News

New trial starts for man accused of setting ex-wife on fire

EVERETT — A new trial is under way for a Lynnwood man accused of beating his ex-wife and setting her on fire to cover up the attack.Jury selection wrapped up Wednesday with lawyers giving opening statements in the afternoon. The trial is expected to last about three...

Date: 03/23/2016 | Local News

Bend judge: Grandmother-smothering case can proceed

BEND, Ore. — The case against an Oregon woman accused of smothering her 92-year-old grandmother will move forward.

Date: 03/23/2016 | Northwest

Production of illegal marijuana drops in Washington

YAKIMA — A new report says the production of illegal marijuana has dropped dramatically in recent years in Washington state.

Date: 03/23/2016 | Northwest

Masked gunman robs Marysville convenience store

MARYSVILLE — Police are asking for help identifying a gunman who robbed a Marysville convenience store Tuesday morning.

Date: 03/22/2016 | Local News

Explosion at Kent home linked to hash oil operation

KENT — Authorities say an explosion at a Kent home apparently was caused by efforts to make a potent marijuana extract.

Date: 03/22/2016 | Northwest

Investigation into woman’s death continues

GOLD BAR — Authorities are waiting on forensic results in the case of a woman’s skull found near Gold Bar in November.

Date: 03/22/2016 | Local News

Police: Genetic evidence ties suspect to another hold-up

SNOHOMISH — The clothes a suspected robber shed during his getaway may be his undoing.Detectives say genetic evidence ties the man arrested for an armed robbery at a Lake Steven espresso stand to an unsolved hold-up at a Snohomish market.Prosecutors have...

Date: 03/22/2016 | Local News

Richland ouple arrested in murder-for-hire plot

YAKIMA — The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office says a couple who tried to hire a hit man to kill the woman’s ex-husband has been arrested.The man and woman, who live in Richland, were booked into the Yakima County jail Saturday on suspicion of solicitation to commit murder.

Date: 03/21/2016 | Northwest

Receiver finds Potala Place 'in chaos' with no viable business plan

EVERETT — Local developer Lobsang Dargey's latest Everett project — Potala Place and Farmer's Market — promised to add a hipster touch to downtown's gritty reputation with its street-level market featuring an artisan bakery and farm-to-fork dishes.But a...

Date: 03/19/2016 | Local News

Man found guilty in friend's shooting death, assaulting witness

OAK HARBOR — Christopher Malaga is guilty of shooting his friend in the face and killing him over a petty grievance in October of 2014.An Island County Superior Court jury on Thursday found Malaga guilty of the first-degree murder of Oak Harbor resident Adam Garcia,...

Date: 03/19/2016 | Local News

Man sentenced 5 years for ramming deputy’s patrol car

EVERETT — A judge sentenced a Seattle man to five years in prison for ramming a Snohomish County sheriff's deputy's patrol car during a traffic stop gone awry.Deputy Arthur Wallin wasn't hurt in the Nov. 25 crash. His canine partner, Ronin, caught up with the suspect,...

Date: 03/19/2016 | Local News

Man hospitalized after being shot in Everett

EVERETT — A man was taken to the hospital Friday afternoon after being shot in the 3500 block of Broadway in Everett.Another man was detained for questioning around 4:30 p.m., Everett police officer Aaron Snell said.The victim was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.

Date: 03/18/2016 | Local News

Woman arrested for stealing from Monroe PTA accused of more

EVERETT — A woman already under investigation after money went missing from a Monroe PTA is now accused of stealing from another nonprofit.

Date: 03/15/2016 | Local News

Poor offenders pay high price when probation is run for profit

MURFREESBORO, Tennessee — When Steven Gibbs couldn't afford the fees demanded by the company supervising his probation, he wound up in jail. When Gibbs — who had been arrested for driving on a suspended license — failed a drug test the company charged him to take, he...

Date: 03/13/2016 | Nation & World

Everett teen pleads guilty in south Everett gang shooting

EVERETT — A week after Guillermo Padilla turned 16, he handed another teenager a loaded .22-caliber gun, knowing that his friend was out for blood.

Date: 03/12/2016 | Local News

Armed bank robbery suspect caught in Lynnwood Fred Meyer

BOTHELL — An armed bank robber was caught Friday in a Lynnwood Fred Meyer after leading police on a short chase.Investigators suspect that the Mountlake Terrace man, 46, also is good for a bank robbery in Lake Forest Park Thursday, Snohomish County sheriff’s Capt. John Flood said.

Date: 03/11/2016 | Local News

Mom in baby death case arrested in Everett Walmart for drugs

EVERETT — Police officers on Thursday arrested the mother of a 3-month-old girl whose death remains under investigation.

Date: 03/11/2016 | Local News

fugitive watch

The state Department of Corrections’ Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.Victor J. Savidia Jr.Age: 36

Date: 03/11/2016 | Local News

Company requires workers to carry guns at work

ATLANTA — The decision by the owner of a small insurance company to require his employees to carry firearms at the office has sparked a debate: Would having a gun on the job make you safer, or is it inviting violence into the workplace?Lance Toland said his three...

Date: 03/11/2016 | Business Wire

Charges stand against Lynnwood man accused of trying to kill ex-wife

EVERETT — A Snohomish County Superior Court judge Thursday declined to dismiss charges against a Lynnwood man accused of trying to kill his ex-wife in a fiery 2014 attack.Declaring a mistrial was...

Date: 03/10/2016 | Local News

Parole denied for man who murdered 3 people in 1980

MONROE — A Monroe inmate serving time for a triple murder in 1980 has been denied parole.Timothy Pauley, 56, was convicted in the deaths of three people during a robbery at the Barn Door Tavern in King County. He admitted to killing two of the victims, but in a recent...

Date: 03/10/2016 | Local News

Prosecutors say drug dealer who killed acted in self-defense

EVERETT — An Everett man won't face charges for gunfire that killed a man in 2013 outside a Denny's on Evergreen Way.Prosecutors say the evidence shows that Heath Mitchell was attacked during an attempted robbery inside the Sunrise Motor Inn.Mitchell, 39,...

Date: 03/10/2016 | Local News

Ammon Bundy, others face new charges in standoff

PORTLAND, Ore. — The federal government on Wednesday leveled additional charges against Ammon Bundy and dozens of others who took staged an armed takeover of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon. One weapons allegation carries the possibility of life in prison.

Date: 03/09/2016 | Northwest

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