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Cough syrup defense

Attorney: Drinking Robitussin caused man to stab grandma

Date: 05/26/2016 | Local News

Bodies found in remote grave

Man and woman believed to be missing Oso couple

Date: 05/24/2016 | Local News

Priest escapes jail time in attempted luring case

VANCOUVER, Wash. — A Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to trying to lure a 14-year-old girl into his car while she was walking home in Vancouver has avoided additional jail time in the case.

Date: 05/24/2016 | Northwest

Father, son jailed after Stanwood shootout over suspected stolen chainsaws

STANWOOD — An Arlington father and son are being held on $50,000 bail in connection with a shooting Sunday at a park-and-ride in Stanwood.Everett District Court Judge Anthony Howard found probable cause Monday to hold the duo for investigation of second-degree...

Date: 05/24/2016 | Local News

Vehicle found burning in Mukilteo after alleged Everett assault

EVERETT — A man was seriously injured Sunday after confronting a stranger about dumping trash in a parking lot on Evergreen Way in Everett. Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man who may be associated with the assault, Everett police Sgt. Maryjane Hacker said Monday.

Date: 05/23/2016 | Local News

Man shot at Stanwood area park-and-ride lot near I-5

STANWOOD — One man was taken to a local hospital after he was shot at a Stanwood area park-and-ride lot Sunday night.The shooting was reported around 7:30 p.m. in the lot just west of I-5 and south of Highway 532.Yellow crime scene tape was used to cordon...

Date: 05/22/2016 | Local News

Snohomish man allegedly attacked ex-girlfriend before standoff

SNOHOMISH — A Snohomish man was behind bars Friday after an alleged attack on his ex-girlfriend the day before.

Date: 05/22/2016 | Local News

Woman allegedly stole $9K from her disabled clients in Lynnwood

EVERETT — An Everett woman was hired to help developmentally disabled adults pay their bills and buy groceries so they could stay in their homes.Prosecutors allege that the woman bilked at least three clients out of nearly $9,000 and left two without electricity.

Date: 05/21/2016 | Local News

Police: Bothell teacher had head injury, zip tie around neck

BOTHELL — The Northshore School District says classes will resume Monday at Bothell High School, with an increased police presence on campus.A high school wood shop teacher was attacked Thursday after school. The teacher, 63, was treated and released from...

Date: 05/20/2016 | Local News

Canadian at U.S. border tried to bribe his way out of trouble

BELLINGHAM — Authorities say a man from Nanaimo, British Columbia, tried to bribe his way out of trouble at the U.S. border with Canada. Charges say the man was caught crossing the border with marijuana and shotgun shells.

Date: 05/20/2016 | Northwest

Police say inmate tried to have child victim killed

Associated PressMOUNT VERNON — Authorities say a man in jail on child molestation charges tried to arrange for another inmate to kill his alleged victim.

Date: 05/19/2016 | Northwest

Hate crimes investigated in Bellevue incident

Bellevue Police are investigating two hate crimes in which a man threw a sign at Black Lives Matter advocates that read “I hate n******” and “black lives aren’t worth s***” and a church’s Black Lives Matter sign was slashed.

Date: 05/19/2016 | Northwest

Renton suspect in trooper assault wants statements suppressed

RAPID CITY, S.D. — A Washington state man accused of trying to kill a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper wants statements he made to investigators barred from trial.

Date: 05/19/2016 | Northwest

Tacoma woman accused of shooting ex-husband in the head

TACOMA, Wash. — A Tacoma woman is being jailed on $500,000 bail for allegations that she shot her ex-husband after confronting him and his girlfriend.

Date: 05/19/2016 | Northwest

8 charged with illegally selling pot by delivery in Seattle

SEATTLE — Authorities in Seattle say eight people have been charged for illegally selling marijuana through delivery services.Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes said in a news release the defendants were arrested in April and charged Tuesday.

Date: 05/17/2016 | Northwest

Babysitter accused of taking two children to bank robbery

Police in northern Colorado say a babysitter has been charged after she brought two children with her to rob a bank.

Date: 05/17/2016 | Nation & World

Jury finds Lake Stevens man guilty in son's self-shooting

LAKE STEVENS — A Lake Stevens man faces up to a year in jail for leaving a loaded gun within reach of his 3-year-old son. The boy climbed up on a bedroom dresser, retrieved his dad's pistol from the holster and

Date: 05/17/2016 | Local News

Keeping parolees on track

‘Swift and Certain’ policy reduces violations, gets offenders help

Date: 05/17/2016 | Local News

1 suspect in Arlington couple’s murder surrrenders

EVERETT — One of two brothers sought in connection with the presumed killings of an Arlington-area couple surrendered to authorities Monday.Tony Clyde Reed, 49, was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Service and booked into the San Diego County jail, said Shari...

Date: 05/16/2016 | Local News

Man wounded in shooting at south Everett Taco Bell

EVERETT — Police are investigating a shooting at a south Everett Taco Bell that was the site of gunfire last year.

Date: 05/16/2016 | Local News

Ex-council member gets 6 months for embezzling tribal money

TACOMA — A former member of the Makah Tribal Council has been sentenced to six months in prison for embezzling tribal money.

Date: 05/15/2016 | Northwest

Teen charged in attack on her ex-boyfriend

LAKE STEVENS — A 17-year-old girl has been charged as an adult in connection with an attack on her teenage ex-boyfriend.Prosecutors allege that the girl and another teen first struck the 17-year-old boy with a Honda Accord and then repeatedly punched him. Leigha Sweet...

Date: 05/14/2016 | Local News

Two years in the making

Burn victim finally has a chance to thank those who saved her life

Date: 05/14/2016 | Local News

Custody dispute sparks brief stand-off in Marysville

MARYSVILLE — A 35-year-old man was arrested Friday after a brief stand-off in Marysville.The incident was sparked by a custody dispute involving the man's children, according to a Marysville Police Department post on Twitter. The children, both under 3, were unhurt and...

Date: 05/13/2016 | Local News

48-year fugitive in poor health, to seek commutation

HARTFORD, Conn. — A Connecticut man who spent 48 years on the lam after escaping from a work camp in Georgia is in poor health and will ask officials to commute the rest of his 17-year sentence because returning him to prison would amount to a death sentence, his lawyer told The Associated Press on...

Date: 05/13/2016 | Nation & World

2 teen boys sentenced for kidnapping great-grandmother

KENNEWICK — Two teenagers have been sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for abducting one of their great-grandmothers and driving with her in the trunk of her car for about 200 miles before she escaped.

Date: 05/13/2016 | Northwest

Former learning center tutor charged with raping boy, 5

EVERETT — A former Lynnwood High School teacher's aid is accused of raping a 5-year-old boy at a private Everett child care center.Now the boy's parents are suing J.K. Martial Arts Academy and Learning Center, saying its owners and employees failed to protect their son...

Date: 05/13/2016 | Local News

Passenger gets probation for fake bomb

PORTLAND, Ore. — A U.S. passenger who placed a fake bomb in a restroom during an international flight — and then reported it to look like a hero — has avoided a prison term.Instead, U.S. District Court Judge Michael Mosman sentenced Sean Davies to five...

Date: 05/13/2016 | Northwest

Man admits roadside shooting in Idaho was staged

PORTLAND, Ore. — A developer convicted in a mortgage fraud scheme has pleaded guilty to additional federal charges after admitting he ordered his son to shoot him in the legs in an effort to collect on a disability insurance policy and delay his prison sentence.

Date: 05/11/2016 | Northwest

Oregon man fined for killing 2 Alaska bald eagles

DUTCH HARBOR, Alaska — An Oregon man has pleaded guilty to killing two bald eagles in the Aleutian Islands port of Dutch Harbor.

Date: 05/11/2016 | Northwest

Man admits locking Verizon worker in underground vault

WORCESTER, Mass. — A Massachusetts man accused of locking a Verizon worker inside an unventilated underground vault because he was upset the worker parked on his grass has pleaded guilty to kidnapping.Westborough resident Howard Cook Jr. entered the plea Tuesday in Worcester Superior Court.

Date: 05/11/2016 | Nation & World

Teens who posted hateful online messages plead guilty to felony harassment

EVERETT — His parents couldn't protect the teenage boy from the hateful words, and the hurt that caused was there in their tears and their quavering voices.Her son is compassionate and kind, the woman told a Snohomish County Superior Court judge Monday. She and her...

Date: 05/10/2016 | Local News

Lawyers: Ammon Bundy intended occupation to end up in civil court

PORTLAND, Ore. — Ammon Bundy intended the takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge to lead to a civil court taking up the constitutionality of federal land-management policy, according to court documents filed Monday.

Date: 05/09/2016 | Northwest

Panic led teen to leave newborn in Everett trash bin

EVERETT — A teen mother accused of abandoning her newborn son in an Everett trash bin initially denied giving birth to the boy but appears to have changed her story after detectives collected her DNA, court papers show.Samantha Houston, 18, of Everett, was arrested...

Date: 05/09/2016 | Local News

Murder charges filed in death of homeless Everett man

EVERETT — Prosecutors have filed first-degree murder charges in the killing of a homeless Everett man.James Archer, 46, was charged Friday in Snohomish County Superior Court. He is accused in the death of David Webster, 54.Webster died in early March and...

Date: 05/07/2016 | Local News

Court tosses Washington’s 7-day competency evaluation order

SEATTLE — A federal appeals court has overturned an order requiring Washington state health officials to provide competency evaluations to mentally ill defendants within seven days of a judge’s order.

Date: 05/06/2016 | Northwest

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.Larry E.

Date: 05/06/2016 | Local News

2 in Bremerton held for having sawed-off shotgun, body armor

BREMERTON — An undercover police unit arrested a 38-year-old man and an adult woman Thursday for felony possession of a firearm and drug charges.

Date: 05/06/2016 | Northwest

Aberdeen man allegedly steals truck so he wouldn’t have to walk

A 64-year-old Aberdeen man allegedly admitted to stealing a pickup truck Monday because he “didn’t want to walk home,” according to Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers.

Date: 05/05/2016 | Northwest

Lake Stevens man accused of assault surrenders to police

LAKE STEVENS — A Lake Stevens man accused of a stabbing and vehicular assault turned himself in on Tuesday.

Date: 05/04/2016 | Local News

Fired employee kills co-worker, self at Houston-area company

KATY, Texas — A recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston on Wednesday, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself, sheriff’s officials said.

Date: 05/04/2016 | Nation & World

Prolific identity thief likely has up to 100 victims

ARLINGTON — The investigation began in a dumpster.That's where Arlington police officer Mike Phillips recovered stolen mail, checks and fake identification early one morning in March.Intermixed with the discarded documents was what amounted to a golden...

Date: 05/04/2016 | Local News

We need more arrests and shorter sentences

In preparing for a White House conference this week, I've reviewed the recent data on the fight against crime. And it's depressing. For example, the share of violent crimes in the U.S. for which arrests are made is shockingly low — less than half in 2014, the FBI reports. For...

Date: 05/04/2016 | Commentary

Kansan who went with kids to Oregon standoff arrested

TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas woman who took her children to perform for occupiers during the armed takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge earlier this year says authorities have removed seven of her children from her home and arrested her for assaulting an officer.

Date: 05/03/2016 | Northwest

Mental illness at issue in Everett man’s alleged murder of grandmother

EVERETT — Shane Hathaway was delusional and hallucinating last year when he allegedly stabbed his 83-year-old grandmother to death and tried to kill his grandfather, according to a new forensic psychiatric evaluation.

Date: 05/03/2016 | Local News

Spokane police shoot man wielding machete

SPOKANE — A Spokane police officer shot a man wielding a machete downtown early Sunday morning.The Spokesman-Review reported that the man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Date: 05/02/2016 | Northwest

Everett man charged with vehicular assault in 2014 crash

EVERETT — An Everett man is facing a felony charge for a 2014 motorcycle crash that severed his left leg.Prosecutors allege that the crash also severely injured a 26-year-old woman, who was riding...

Date: 05/02/2016 | 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.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

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