Diana Hefley

Bloody car found in Yakima tied to Everett shooting suspect

A string of car prowls in Yakima and a nosy apartment owner may have led Everett police to a shooting suspect’s vehicle. Everett… Continue reading

Suspect says he used lawful force when he shot another man

George Hatt Jr. doesn’t deny he killed a man in 2015 but it wasn’t a cold-blooded murder like prosecutors make it out to… Continue reading

Teen with pending vehicular homicide charge is arrested

A teen charged with vehicular homicide is behind bars after he allegedly held his ex-girlfriend against her will inside a bathroom stall at… Continue reading

Plan would divert people from jail, instead get them help

Talks are under way to repurpose Snohomish County’s recently mothballed work release building as a way to divert people from jail and get… Continue reading

Driver gets 7½ years for vehicular homicide in cyclist’s death

Karen White misses the way her son could make her laugh. Those corny jokes could get a chuckle out of her every time.… Continue reading

Inmate’s phone rights yanked after reportedly calling his victim

A Snohomish County judge has revoked a rape suspect’s phone privileges at the jail in an attempt to prevent the inmate from calling… Continue reading

Everett woman sentenced to two years in prison for arson

A social worker is hopeful a former nurse who set fire to her apartment with her 11-year-old daughter inside will qualify for a… Continue reading

Everett robbery suspect could face 3rd-strike life sentence

Michael Rowe has spent chunks of his life locked behind bars for robbing banks. His first heists were in 1989. Rowe hit three… Continue reading

Evidence mishandling lands detective on disclosure list

Any time Lynnwood police detective Jacqueline Arnett is listed as a potential witness in a criminal case, defense attorneys will be notified of… Continue reading

Marysville teen sentenced to 14 years for firearm assault

It didn’t take long for Anthony Mangan’s path to end behind prison walls. He was 15 when he was convicted of three felonies… Continue reading

Sex offender, 79, charged with voyeurism at fairgrounds bathroom

A 79-year-old registered sex offender is being accused of watching boys use the restroom at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds. The incident allegedly happened… Continue reading

Man charged with with first-degree assault and drive-by shooting

The suspects in a drive-by shooting in south Everett might have thought they were hitting a competing drug house, according to new court… Continue reading

Chronic Snohomish County cat-hoarder is arrested in Oregon

A psychologist predicted last year that Kathryn St. Clare would be back to hoarding cats if she didn’t receive proper mental health… Continue reading

Mountlake Terrace teen charged with two counts of rape

Prosecutors on Monday resurrected a rape charge against a teenager accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in a hallway at Mountlake Terrace… Continue reading

Brother of alleged killer of Oso couple sentenced to prison

Tony Reed isn’t expected to spend much more time behind bars for his part in helping hide the bodies of a slain Oso… Continue reading

At least one gang member connected to drive-by shooting

Two known gang members are believed to be connected to a drive-by shooting last month that left three men shaken and a BMW… Continue reading

Man charged in home invasion robbery in south Everett

Two intruders kicked in the locked bedroom and bathroom doors to get to a terrified homeowner who was hiding in the bathtub, sobbing.… Continue reading

Prosecutors won’t appeal judge’s decision in homicide case

Snohomish County prosecutors announced earlier this week they won’t appeal a judge’s decision tossing out a jury’s guilty verdict in a controlled substance… Continue reading

Multiple people arrested after reports of children being beaten

Police have arrested four people suspected of beating children with a wooden paddle that bore the names of some of the kids who… Continue reading

Man sentenced to four years for shooting girlfriend’s cousin

A Lynnwood man who shot his girlfriend’s cousin while under investigation for another shooting was sentenced to four years in prison. Most of… Continue reading