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Kennewick stepdad suspected of abusing baby

KENNEWICK — Authorities have arrested a Kennewick man on suspicion of abusing his infant stepson.KNDO-TV reported that Zak Wilding was arrested Sunday and booked into the Benton County Jail.

Date: 11/24/2015 | Northwest

Inmate allegedly assaults corrections officers in Monroe

MONROE — Police are investigating after an inmate reportedly assaulted two officers at the Monroe Correctional Complex.The incident was reported just before noon Sunday in the dining hall of the Washington State Reformatory, officials said.

Date: 11/23/2015 | Local News

5 people sent to hospital after Seattle shooting

SEATTLE— Seattle police say five people were sent to the hospital after an early morning shooting in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.

Date: 11/22/2015 | Northwest

Prison violated rules, destroyed evidence in inmate homicide, DOC review finds

MONROE — When detectives arrived to investigate a vicious assault at the Monroe Correctional Center in May, they expected to examine the crime scene.They couldn't.There wasn't one.When a Monroe Police Department detective inquired about the...

Date: 11/22/2015 | Local News

Spokane man says neighbor came at him with Klingon sword

SPOKANE — A 50-year-old Spokane man is facing assault charges after his neighbor said he swung a Klingon sword at him during an argument about trash.

Date: 11/17/2015 | Northwest

Sultan girl, 17, killed in high-speed U.S. 2 crash

MONROE — A 17-year-old Sultan girl was killed Thursday night in a high-speed crash on U.S. 2 just east of Monroe.

Date: 11/13/2015 | Local News

Man guilty in shooting spree that targeted police stations, officers

EVERETT — The Lake Stevens man responsible for last year's shooting spree that targeted police in three cities is facing decades behind bars when he is sentenced later this month.A Snohomish County jury on Thursday convicted Hans Hansen of

Date: 11/12/2015 | Local News

Boy, 17, in intensive care after shooting near Oak Harbor

OAK HARBOR — A 17-year-old boy was shot Wednesday morning at a home north of Oak Harbor.He was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle and was listed Thursday in serious condition in intensive care. The Island County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.

Date: 11/12/2015 | Local News

Bail set at $2 million in father's alleged shooting of son

TULALIP — A 64-year-old man talked to his wife about saving the world minutes before he allegedly shot their son with a rifle.Earlier that evening he accused his other son of being the "anti-Christ," Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Paul Stern wrote in...

Date: 11/11/2015 | Local News

Man sentenced to 30 months for anti-gay attack in Seattle

SEATTLE — A 34-year-old Bremerton man has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison after admitting he attacked three gay men in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood with a knife.

Date: 11/10/2015 | Northwest

Man leaves Kirkland hospital, assaults 5 with pitchfork, police say

KIRKLAND — Kirkland police say a man walked out of a hospital and assaulted five people within 30 minutes of his departure.

Date: 11/10/2015 | Northwest

Stabbed student in Oregon sues college for $3 million

BEND, Ore. — A college student has filed a lawsuit against Central Oregon Community College, claiming officials brushed aside his pleas to assign him to a different dorm room before he was stabbed by his roommate.

Date: 11/06/2015 | Northwest

Port Orchard mayor up for election is accused of assault

SEATTLE — The mayor of a Washington city is being investigated for assault during the week he’s up for re-election.KING-TV reported that Bremerton Police are investigating Port Orchard Mayor Tim Matthes after a critic said he injured her during a Friday meeting.

Date: 11/03/2015 | Northwest

3 roommates sentenced to prison for abusing disabled woman

OLYMPIA — Three Rochester residents have been sentenced to prison for allegedly beating and starving their 58-year-old roommate, who is developmentally disabled.

Date: 11/03/2015 | Northwest

Jury convicts man in stabbing of pizza driver in Edmonds

EVERETT — A Snohomish County jury was convinced that a homeless man nearly killed a pizza delivery driver during a botched car prowl in January.Jurors late Thursday afternoon convicted Christopher Cowan of

Date: 10/30/2015 | Local News

Marysville police describe rolling gun battle to jury

EVERETT — A jury was taken moment-by-moment Wednesday through the chaos and fear that a Granite Falls man brought to Marysville last fall after he drove into town and began shooting at police.Hans Hansen, 44, is

Date: 10/29/2015 | Local News

Testimony begins in Granite Falls man’s shooting spree case

EVERETT — The Marysville patrol officer felt under siege.Bullets pierced his windshield.When he opened his door, the window was shattered by gunfire.When he flipped on a side spotlight to try to blind the shooter’s vision, it too was shot out.

Date: 10/28/2015 | Local News

Details released in alleged sexual assault by police officer

SPOKANE — Court documents say an alleged sexual assault involving a Spokane police officer was committed against another police officer with the department.

Date: 10/27/2015 | Northwest

Nearly $33K found in vehicle stopped by assaulted South Dakota trooper

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Approximately $33,000 was found in the vehicle that was pulled over by a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper who was then assaulted, law enforcement authorities said Monday.

Date: 10/26/2015 | Northwest

Man stabbed in White Center after fight on bus

SEATTLE — King County authorities say a 26-year-old man was stabbed in White Center south of Seattle after an argument on a Metro bus.Sheriff’s spokeswoman Sgt. Cindi West says the man was taken to Harborview Medical Center on Sunday evening with life-threatening injuries.

Date: 10/26/2015 | Northwest

New abuse allegations filed in suit against Saudi prince

LOS ANGELES — Three female workers who accused a Saudi prince of attacking them inside a compound on the edge of Beverly Hills said in court papers that they feared for their lives and tried to escape the home at least three times after he threatened to kill them and yelled, “I am a prince and I do...

Date: 10/24/2015 | Nation & World

Man seriously injured in stabbing near Stanwood, suspect arrested

STANWOOD — One man was hospitalized and another arrested after a stabbing early Friday near Stanwood. The male victim, 42, was stabbed in the chest and seriously injured. He was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett. The suspect, 47, was expected to be booked into the Snohomish County...

Date: 10/23/2015 | Local News

Testimony begins in pizza delivery driver's gruesome stabbing

EVERETT — Did Christopher Cowan cut open a pizza delivery driver's stomach after being surprised during a car prowl, or was he wrongly arrested simply because he had the bad luck to buy some mints at a convenience store a few minutes later?A Snohomish County jury on...

Date: 10/21/2015 | Local News

Kitsap County detectives searching for shooting suspect

SILVERDALE — Authorities are searching for a 28-year-old man they say is a suspect in a shooting near Silverdale.Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office detectives said in a news release that a Tuesday morning shooting left a man with injuries that are not life threatening.

Date: 10/20/2015 | Northwest

Reports of Oregon elder abuse rise as population ages

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon is seeing an increase in reports of abuse of the elderly as the population of older Oregonians continues to grow and people get better about reporting.

Date: 10/18/2015 | Northwest

Police arrest last of suspects in violent Monroe robbery

EVERETT — The last suspect has been arrested in a Sept. 18 robbery that ended with the victim clinging to life after being shot in the groin and having his skull fractured by blows from a baseball bat.

Date: 10/14/2015 | Local News

Oregon man beats woman for not bringing home In-N-Out burgers

MEDFORD, Ore. — A 21-year-old Medford man has been charged with assault after police say he punched his girlfriend because she didn’t bring home In-N-Out burgers for dinner.

Date: 10/13/2015 | Northwest

Tackling trauma

Vets with PTSD find peace at Monroe equine therapy center

Date: 10/13/2015 | Local News

1 arrested in Bellevue for Sept. assault, burglary in Monroe

EVERETT — Another suspect in a September shooting and beating near Monroe is in custody.Jordan Jensen-Green, 31, was arrested on warrants for investigation of assault, robbery, burglary and possessing drug paraphernalia. He was booked into the Snohomish county Jail on Friday.

Date: 10/10/2015 | Local News

Witness gets stabbed after taking down robber in Seattle

SEATTLE — Authorities say a man was stabbed after trying to thwart an armed robbery in Seattle’s U-District.The Post-Intelligencer reported that police arrested the suspect, who was being held down by shoppers in the Saturday incident.

Date: 10/06/2015 | Northwest

Former nunchuck-wielding thief accused of Seattle sword attack

SEATTLE — A Seattle woman has been accused of chasing a stranger off a King County Metro bus with a sword just weeks after she was jailed for a nunchuck attack.

Date: 10/02/2015 | Northwest

Police seek 2 armed men in connection with Monroe shooting

MONROE — Two men are wanted by law enforcement in connection with a shooting and robbery near Monroe last week. Both are believed to be armed and dangerous.

Date: 09/25/2015 | Local News

2 held in Monroe shooting, 1 awaiting previous burglary trial

EVERETT — A shooting near Monroe last week happened during an armed robbery at a chop shop operation, according to police reports.

Date: 09/25/2015 | Local News

2 arrested, 3 at large in connection with Monroe shooting

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Two men were arrested Wednesday in connection with a shooting last week near Monroe. Three other suspects are at large, Snohomish County sheriff's spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.

Date: 09/23/2015 | Local News

Facebook message leads to arrest of man in Monroe

MONROE — A woman Saturday morning sent a Facebook message to a friend in Missouri saying she was being held against her will and was assaulted by a man with a gun.The message was relayed to Monroe police who were able to piece together where the woman was and also...

Date: 09/20/2015 | Local News

Man shot, wounded near Monroe on Friday

MONROE — A shooting near Monroe early Friday sent a man to the hospital.Medics were called about 2:45 a.m. They found the victim, 38, with head injuries and a gunshot wound to the leg.

Date: 09/18/2015 | Local News

2 more arrested in downtown Seattle tourist attack

SEATTLE — Seattle police have arrested 2 more suspects in connection with the attack and robbery of three tourists from Rhode Island in downtown Seattle.

Date: 09/16/2015 | Northwest

Man injured in shooting at Lake Stevens apartment complex

LAKE STEVENS — A shooting outside a Lake Stevens apartment complex on Tuesday night sent one man to the hospital with a leg wound.

Date: 09/16/2015 | Local News

Monroe driver jailed after allegedly brandishing knife

MONROE — A 66-year-old Monroe man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly brandishing a knife during a road-rage encounter. He was booked into jail for investigation of second-degree assault. No injuries were reported.

Date: 09/10/2015 | Local News

Adult charges for teen in shooting over perceived gang colors

EVERETT — An Everett teenager allegedly admitted he shot another boy three times because he thought the boy was in a rival gang.Sylius St. Amie, 16, also told police he was angry because he and his girlfriend had been fighting.Prosecutors on Wednesday...

Date: 09/10/2015 | Local News

Lynnwood man gets 5-year sentence for sword attack

EVERETT — Brandin Ayling blamed illicit drugs for last year's sword attack on his grandmother, roommate and friend.A Snohomish County Superior Court judge last week ordered the Lynnwood man to be evaluated for a drug addiction after she sentenced him to five years in...

Date: 09/08/2015 | Local News

Drivers help woman who fled attacker on freeway near Vancouver

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Vancouver police say drivers on I-205 stopped to help a woman who jumped out of her car to escape an attacker.

Date: 09/06/2015 | Northwest

Oregon resident fights back in attack, fatally shoots 1 man

GRESHAM, Ore. — A late night attack in Gresham left one man dead and three others wounded.Gresham police say they were called to the Rolling Hills Mobile Terrace and R.V. Park at 10:15 p.m. Saturday by neighbors who reported hearing gunshots.

Date: 09/06/2015 | Northwest

Drug deal gone bad may have prompted Marysville shooting

MARYSVILLE — Prosecutors have charged a Bothell man with assault for firing a gun inside a shed.

Date: 09/05/2015 | Local News

Everett teens were shot because one wore blue, police say

EVERETT — An apparent case of mistaken gang affiliation erupted in gunfire Thursday night, sending two Everett teenagers to a Seattle hospital.The victims, a 14-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy, are siblings.

Date: 09/04/2015 | Local News

2 teens shot near school; 17-year-old arrested in south Everett

UPDATE: 6:30 a.m. – A four-hour standoff with police this morning ended with the arrest of a 17-year-old boy suspected in the shooting of two teens Thursday night. He was being evaluated for minor injuries after a SWAT team used what was described as an aerosol...

Date: 09/03/2015 | Local News

Indian victim testifies against police officer

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — An Indian man left partially paralyzed when he was slammed to the ground during a police stop in Alabama testified Wednesday that he'd been in the state only about a week when he was confronted by officers investigating a call about a suspicious person.

Date: 09/03/2015 | Nation & World

‘I need my crew with me’

The story of the Marysville Pilchuck High School shootings

Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News

Marysville Pilchuck High School shootings timeline

A timeline of the Marysville Pilchuck High School shootings on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014:7:44 a.m. — The shooter worked on a text message on his phone that he would later send out to family...

Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News

Victims of the Marysville Pilchuck High School shootings

Victims of the Oct. 24, 2014, shootings at Marysville Pilchuck High School:The sole survivor was Nate Hatch, then 14, who was shot...

Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News

Whatcom County man charged again in Border Patrol incident

SEATTLE — A Whatcom County man who spent time in federal prison for shining a spotlight at a U.S. Border Patrol Blackhawk helicopter that was flying over his house has been indicted on new charges involving Border Patrol agents, but his wife says he was just trying to get away...

Date: 08/26/2015 | Northwest

Monroe inmate’s alleged punch to ‘gain respect’ could result in life term

MONROE — A dispute between two inmates waiting in line for medicine could land a man in prison for life.

Date: 08/25/2015 | Local News

Man held in Arlington shooting incident

ARLINGTON — A barrage of gunfire at his ex-girlfriend’s house has landed an Arlington man in trouble with the law again.

Date: 08/24/2015 | Local News

18-year-old in custody after Everett shooting of 15-year-old

EVERETT — An 18-year-old man is in custody in connection with a drive-by shooting that injured a 15-year-old boy Sunday night.

Date: 08/17/2015 | Sirens

Man accused of leading police on rolling shootout faces more charges

MARYSVILLE — A Granite Falls man accused of opening fire on police in October is facing more legal troubles.Prosecutors last year charged Hans Hansen with two counts of attempted first-degree...

Date: 08/14/2015 | Local News

Man held on charges he assaulted Spokane firefighter

SPOKANE — A man accused of kicking and biting a Spokane firefighter over the weekend is being held on assault charges.

Date: 08/10/2015 | Northwest

Victim of a random shooting in Lynnwood might not survive

LYNNWOOD — A 20-year-old man remains hospitalized after a random shooting last month outside a restaurant.It's unclear if the man will survive, Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Craig Matheson wrote in court papers.The victim was

Date: 08/07/2015 | Local News

Two hospitalized after shooting south of Everett

EVERETT — Two men were taken to a Seattle hospital early Thursday after a shooting in the 12400 block of Admiralty Way, south of Everett.

Date: 08/06/2015 | Local News

Suspect jailed in July 23 Marysville shooting

MARYSVILLE — Police have caught up with a felon suspected in a July 23 shooting in Marysville.Duncan Lee Bercier, 29, was being held Wednesday at the Snohomish County Jail for investigation of assault, robbery...

Date: 08/05/2015 | Sirens

Woman gets more than 3 years for shaking baby

OLYMPIA — A Lacey woman has been sentenced to three years and five months in prison in connection to head injuries that sent her baby to the hospital.

Date: 08/04/2015 | Northwest

Police: Lynnwood stabbing suspect says she’ll hurt or kill if released

EVERETT — A Lynnwood woman, who was upset that she had no place to live, allegedly told police she enjoyed stabbing the maintenance man at her sister’s apartment building.

Date: 08/04/2015 | Local News

Everett man arrested after standoff, accused of assaulting woman, baby

EVERETT — An Everett man was behind bars Tuesday after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend and two-month-old daughter.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Local News

Everett teen who was shot is stable; no suspect yet

EVERETT — Police have little information to go on after another shooting Sunday in Everett.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Local News

Man sentenced for Bellingham stabbing rampage after cat died

BELLINGHAM — A Washington state man who stabbed workers at two animal hospitals after his cat died has been sentenced to three years in prison.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Northwest

Man charged in Everett Taco Bell shooting

EVERETT — Detectives found several pieces of evidence that they say tie Shaquille Jones to gunfire outside an Everett Taco Bell that wounded three people.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Local News

Man injured in Mountlake Terrace stabbing

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Police in Mountlake Terrace are investigating an overnight stabbing that sent one man to the hospital and another to jail.The incident was reported from an apartment complex in the 21400 block of 52nd Avenue W around 12:15 a.m. Monday.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Sirens

Ex-union boss gets 19 years for arson, violence at worksites

PHILADELPHIA — A former Philadelphia union boss was sentenced Monday to more than 19 years in prison for overseeing violence, vandalism and intimidation at nonunion work sites, including a Quaker meetinghouse.

Date: 07/20/2015 | Business Wire

Suspect linked to shooting tries to explain what happened

LYNNWOOD — A man suspected of shooting a stranger in the head reportedly gave police multiple versions of what happened.

Date: 07/16/2015 | Local News

Transient charged in knife attack that injures 2

EVERETT — Prosecutors have charged a transient man with assault for a knife attack that left two people injured.

Date: 07/16/2015 | Local News

Man in parked car shot in Lynnwood; suspect arrested

LYNNWOOD — Police in Lynnwood have arrested a suspect in an overnight shooting that sent a man to the hospital.

Date: 07/15/2015 | Local News

Woman held after stabbing at Lynnwood apartment complex

LYNNWOOD — A Lynnwood maintenance man remained at a Seattle hospital Friday after being attacked by a stranger at work.

Date: 07/10/2015 | Local News

Woman arrested after man stabbed in Lynnwood

LYNNWOOD — A woman in her 40s was arrested Thursday after reportedly stabbing a man.The victim, believed to be in his 50s, was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. His injuries were described as serious.

Date: 07/09/2015 | Sirens

$1 million bail for alleged shooter at Everett Taco Bell

EVERETT — An Everett man accused of shooting three people outside a Taco Bell on June 29 is being held on $1 million bail.

Date: 07/07/2015 | Local News

After a woman is shot in Everett, the police chief makes the arrest

EVERETT — Everett Police Chief Dan Templeman arrested a suspect in a shooting early Sunday.Templeman happened to be in north Everett on a fireworks patrol when a call came in at 12:07 a.m. Sunday of a disturbance in the 2400 block of Highland Avenue, said Everett...

Date: 07/05/2015 | Sirens

Police arrest Everett man following shooting at Taco Bell

EVERETT — Police have arrested a 21-year-old Everett man in connection with the June 29 shooting at a local Taco Bell restaurant that injured three people.The suspect was booked into jail Thursday...

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

Man who beat immigrant taxi driver from Seattle gets 6-month sentence

SEATTLE — A Navy sailor who beat an immigrant taxi driver and told him to “go back to your own country” has been sentenced to six months in jail.

Date: 07/02/2015 | Northwest

3 people arrested in assault of teenager in Edmonds

EDMONDS — Police in Edmonds have arrested three people for investigation of a June 24 assault involving a teenager.The early evening incident occurred near 72nd Avenue W and Olympic View Drive.

Date: 07/01/2015 | Local News

Pasco police investigate shooting that injured 2

PASCO — Pasco police are searching for three people who may be connected with an early morning shooting that injured two people.KEPR-TV reported that a 36-year-old woman and a 25-year-old man were each hit by one bullet in a drive-by shooting around 1 a.m.

Date: 06/30/2015 | Northwest

Everett police sort it out: 4 argued, then 3 were shot

EVERETT — Police are trying to determine who shot three people outside an Everett Taco Bell Monday night.All three of the injured are expected to survive their wounds, Everett police officer Aaron Snell said.

Date: 06/30/2015 | Local News

Stanwood man accepts responsibility for police incident

EVERETT — Gene Fagerlie was depressed, suicidal and intoxicated but he didn't intend to shoot anyone, including the sheriff's deputies who showed up at his Stanwood house in 2013.That's what his lawyer told a judge Thursday before Fagerlie was sentenced to six months...

Date: 06/26/2015 | Local News

Man arrested in Idaho in Washington child-abuse case

WALLA WALLA — A 25-year-old Washington man wanted in a case of severe child abuse has been arrested in Idaho.

Date: 06/22/2015 | Northwest

Lynnwood man arrested for stabbing, 2 victims

LYNNWOOD — A 41-year-old Lynnwood man was arrested after a stabbing Friday night.He was booked for investigation of assault. Two victims were hospitalized. One, a 35-year-old man, was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The other, 23, went to Swedish/Edmonds hospital.

Date: 06/21/2015 | Sirens

Tacoma-area woman charged in assault of boyfriend’s child

TACOMA — A Tacoma-area woman has been charged with assault of her boyfriend’s 4-year-old son.

Date: 06/20/2015 | Northwest

Woman, 22, found shot in Everett

EVERETT ­— Police are investigating a shooting at about 1 a.m. Tuesday in which a 22-year-old woman was seriously injured.Officers were dispatched to the intersection of California and Cedar streets in north Everett after somebody called 911 to report that a woman...

Date: 06/16/2015 | Local News

Police seek info on north Everett shooting, robbery

EVERETT — A 21-year-old man was shot in the arm during a confrontation last week in north Everett.The shooting was reported about 10:30 a.m. June 2 in the 1600 block of Baker Avenue. A friend of the victim’s also was robbed of jewelry, Everett police fficer Aaron Snell said Monday.

Date: 06/08/2015 | Sirens

Bothell teen arrested for allegedly stabbing grandmother

BOTHELL — A 19-year-old Bothell man was arrested Monday after allegedly stabbing his grandmother.The incident was reported around 4 a.m. when the victim, 58, reported that her grandson had attacked her with a knife while she slept at her home near the 2200 block of...

Date: 06/08/2015 | Local News

Kitsap County: 2 men held captive, 2 others arrested

EAST BREMERTON — Two men have been arrested after Kitsap County sheriff’s officers learned that two other men had been held captive, severely beaten and robbed.

Date: 06/05/2015 | Northwest

Felony charge for wife who allegedly shot at husband over housework

MARYSVILLE — A Marysville woman who was arrested last month after she allegedly shot at her husband over housework is now charged with felony assault.Prosecutors allege that Starlene Roth, 54, intentionally tried to harm her husband when she pointed a 9mm Smith &...

Date: 06/03/2015 | Local News

Woman assaulted on cruise sues Seattle-based Holland America

SEATTLE — A woman who was assaulted on a cruise ship has filed a federal lawsuit against Holland America claiming it fails to oversee its workers and provide adequate security.

Date: 06/01/2015 | Northwest

Bystander injured after intervening in fight in Edmonds

EDMONDS — Police in Edmonds are looking for help as they investigate an early Sunday morning assault that sent one man to the hospital.

Date: 06/01/2015 | Local News

Man sentenced for Marysville gunfire incident

EVERETT — A Marysville man has been sentenced to nearly eight years in prison for gunfire aimed at the house where his son’s grandmother lives.

Date: 06/01/2015 | Local News

Charges: Thief hit Seattle grocery workers with nunchucks

SEATTLE — A Seattle woman has been charged with assault after two grocery store workers said she struck them with nunchucks while stealing a bottle of shampoo.

Date: 05/26/2015 | Northwest

Police say Lakewood man beat toddler, hung her from balcony

LAKEWOOD — A Lakewood man has pleaded not guilty to child assault after police say he severely beat his 2-year-old daughter for throwing up her oatmeal.

Date: 05/22/2015 | Northwest

Bremerton man sentenced to 5 years for attacking police

PORT ORCHARD — A judge has sentenced a Bremerton man to five years in prison for assaulting two police officers who were responding to a report of a burglary.

Date: 05/16/2015 | Northwest

Assault charge after toddler drinks from sippy cup meth bong

TACOMA — Prosecutors say a Pierce County woman has been charged with third-degree assault of a child after her 13-month-old son drank out of a sippy cup that had been converted into a bong for smoking meth.

Date: 05/13/2015 | Northwest

Man, 72, sentenced to 18 months over gunfire

EVERETT — An east Snohomish County man is headed to prison next month for shooting at an acquaintance in 2013.Paul C. Hackney, 72, was sentenced last week to a year and a half behind bars. He already spent eight months on electronic home monitoring.

Date: 05/12/2015 | Local News

George Zimmerman injured in shooting

LAKE MARY, Fla. — George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who has had a series of run-ins with girlfriends, his ex-wife and random strangers since killing an unarmed black teenager, narrowly missed getting shot Monday after a mysterious dispute.

Date: 05/11/2015 | Nation & World

Police: Idaho officer shot by man who stole patrol car dies

SPOKANE — A northern Idaho police officer shot by a man who stole his patrol car died of his injuries Tuesday evening, police said.

Date: 05/05/2015 | Northwest

Victims of stabbings are MSU-Northern students

HAVRE, Mont. — Three Montana State University-Northern students were badly injured in a weekend stabbing at an off-campus apartment, Havre police said.

Date: 05/05/2015 | Northwest

Lynnwood woman accused of burning boy’s face, hand on stove

EVERETT — A Lynnwood woman is accused of pushing an 8-year-old boy's hand and face onto a hot stove burner to punish him for playing with matches.The boy required surgery to remove scar tissue from his palm, and a skin graft, Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Matt...

Date: 04/28/2015 | Local News

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