Wednesday, February 28, 2024
In April 2022, Ryan Rafter, 42, shot Christopher Buck, 29, to death after breaking in to his home to steal drugs.
David Koeppen, 38, was the third inmate in two months to die in the jail. He was being held on murder charges.
Up to an inch of snow could accumulate in the lowlands. Three inches of rain could fall in Darrington. And Stevens Pass is “doing quite well.”
In 2018, Denise Huffer died of a methamphetamine overdose in her cell at the Snohomish County Jail. Her family took a $50,000 deal in February.
Prosecutors charged Marcelo Vargas-Fernandez with four counts of voyeurism. Police found over 33 spy cameras inside his apartment.
Since 2005, at least 27 people have died at the Snohomish County Jail. Four have died since September.
On Jan. 15, jail staff found Brendon Tesch unresponsive in his cell. He was the fourth inmate to die in the jail since September.
Tammie Liles, 16, was finally linked to the bones and teeth long known as “Bones 20.” Advances in DNA technology led to the breakthrough.
Jeanne Rather was sentenced to 2½ years in federal prison for stealing her employees’ personal information and using credit cards in their names.
Two men in a Stanwood dairy farm got into an argument in a barn. Deputies arrested one for investigation of assault.
Early in the week, burst pipes closed a few schools. On Wednesday, a new cold patch affected schools across the county.
Corrections staff found a 36-year-old man unresponsive in his cell Monday morning. He had been held in the jail since August.
Arthur Injinmej pleaded guilty this month to killing David Phillip while driving under the influence.
By Monday, temperatures in Everett and elsewhere were expected to go above freezing. Over the weekend, lows barely hit the teens.
Alex Waggoner was reportedly crossing the street when Abdulkadir Shariff Gedi almost hit him. Waggoner then opened fire.
Lows will dip to single digits around Western Washington. In east county, it could drop to 16 degrees below zero, with wind chill.
Everett had 14 homicides in 2023. The rest of the county saw 18. Already in 2024, the county has seen two homicides.
Harold Lang hurt his leg playing basketball at the prison. He claimed poor medical care caused him to re-injure it two more times.
The house fire off Lerch Road also killed three pets. The owner, Belinda Mountjoy, is a principal with Everett Public Schools.
A mix of rain and snow could hit the region, likely resulting in around an inch of snow. Temperatures could reach the teens.