A girl died after injuries sustained by choking on a jump rope on the playground at Samantha Smith Elementary School in Sammamish.
Parents claim their 10-year-old daughter flying to summer camp was stranded at one of the world’s busiest airports after United Airlines failed to keep track of her. The incident is sparking debate about whether children should be allowed to travel alone.
Police say a man has a concealed weapons permit for the gun his 3-year-old son used to fatally shoot himself while his family stopped for gas in Tacoma. It was western Washington’s third recent shooting by a child.
Doctors have no plans to remove a bullet from an 8-year-old Bremerton girl who was wounded in the February classroom shooting.
Saying that she left firearms unsecured around her house, authorities issued an arrest warrant Monday for the mother of the 9-year-old Washington boy who is accused of bringing to school a gun that accidentally fired — seriously wounding a third-grade classmate.
The 8-year-old girl who was wounded in a Bremerton classroom was upgraded overnight at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
The 9-year old boy was in court yesterday. Under state law, children between 8 and 12 years old can face charges if a court makes such a determination. A capacity hearing in this case will be scheduled in two weeks.
A prosecutor is preparing to file charges against a 9-year-old boy who brought a gun to a Washington state elementary school that went off and critically wounded a young classmate.
Police say a gun brought to a Bremerton, Washington elementary school in a third grader’s backpack discharged, apparently by accident, critically wounding an 8-year-old classmate.
Portland transit police have arrested an 11-year-old boy who displayed a loaded gun during a dispute on a light rail train.