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Former Everett firefighter indicted in new sex-crime case

David “Pete” Vier could go to prison for life if convicted of the charges, which were filed in Wyoming.

Pair now face federal charges in pot shop heist

They are being prosecuted on robbery, drugs and weapons violations.

Man deemed too mentally ill to face stabbing charge

After treatment, he seems to be able to understand the proceedings, but still is living with psychosis.

Refugee advocate admits to molesting child, but where is he?

Hussein Ali, 28, a refugee himself, failed to show up for a court appearance on Thursday.

3½ years for crane operator who turned to bank robbery

He had led a crime-free life but lost his job, and he said he needed money for cancer medication.

Hair of dead stepmother found on undercarriage of car

Prosecutors say her stepson stole her Honda, ran her over near Marysville and fled police.

Man accused of fatally stabbing wife faces May trial

Matt Alton, of Mill Creek, is charged with second-degree domestic violence murder.

Owner of Tacos Guaymas restaurants charged with felony theft

Salvador Sahagun is accused of using software to avoid paying $5.6 million in taxes.

Alleged plotter of high school shooting pleads not guilty

He was charged with attempted murder, robbery and illegal possession of an explosive device.

‘Harry Potter’ bank robber sent to prison for two years

The 21-year-old Mill Creek man hit banks in Everett, Lynnwood, Lakewood and Mount Vernon.

Legislature urged to make 21 legal age for semiautomatics

Snohomish County Deputy Prosecutor Adam Cornell cites “the carnage that I saw” in Mukilteo.

Sexual assault victim was allegedly drugged by former cop

A Snohomish County deputy prosecutor described the allegations as a “long, elaborate ruse.”

Lengthy sentence follows man’s conviction for four felonies

Before sentencing, Jerry Bogart wrote a letter in which he offered apologies to people he harmed.

Marysville man charged for allegedly running over stepmom

Debra Nelson was found in the road early Feb. 14, screaming and unable to speak. She died later.

Case dismissed against man who made bomb threat

Since his arrest, he’s connected with a mental health treatment program and the results are promising.

Joshua Alexander O’Connor, 18, appears in court on Wednesday. He is accused of plotting to bomb and shoot classmates at ACES High School in Everett. (Caleb Hutton / The Herald)

In journal, Everett suspect had picked a date for school attack

The Everett teen reportedly planned attack as tribute to other mass killers. His bail is $5 million.

Joshua Alexander O’Connor, 18, appears in court on Wednesday. He is accused of plotting to bomb and shoot classmates at ACES High School in Everett. (Caleb Hutton / The Herald)

Deputy shoots Lynnwood man along Mountain Loop Highway

The Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response team was called out to investigate Monday night.

Disgraced ex-Everett firefighter now in federal custody

David “Pete” Vier is accused of transporting minors across state lines with the intent to engage in sex.

Man shot by sheriff’s deputy reportedly held a hatchet

Deputies who responded along the Mountain Loop Highway had been told the 34-year-old was suicidal.

Jailed for months, suspect awaits room at mental hospital

The state could be found in contempt if a man accused in a kicking death doesn’t get treatment soon.