Crime

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Police Identify Homicide Victim Found Under Portland Bridge

Portland police identified a homicide victim found under a downtown bridge this week as Michael Harvey, a 60-year-old homeless man.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2015

Northern Idaho Woman Sentenced To 15 Years For Killing Husband

A northern Idaho woman who shot and killed her husband and then left his body in their bedroom for more than a year has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

04/10/2015

Pasco Protest

Governor Denies 2nd Request For Special Prosecutor

Gov. Jay Inslee has denied a second request to appoint a special prosecutor in the case of a Mexican man shot and killed by three Pasco police officers. This request came from the attorney for the victim’s estranged wife and daughters.

CBS Seattle–04/09/2015

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Sentence Overturned In 80-Year-Old’s Strangulation

The Washington Supreme Court has overturned a prison sentence given to a Nevada man in the cold-case death of an 80-year-old woman.

CBS Seattle–04/09/2015

File photo of people riding mountain bikes. (credit: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Man Who Threatened Mountain Bikers Gets 90 Days In Jail

A man accused of pointing a handgun during a confrontation with a family of mountain bikers has been sentenced to 90 days in jail.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2015

File photo of a police officer with a gun (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Flaw In Reporting Tribal Cases Stymies Gun Background Checks

A flawed reporting system between tribes and outside authorities allowed a man to buy a handgun that his son used to kill four classmates and himself in Washington state last year.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2015

Alleged drug trafficker Rafael Hernandez

Suspect In Washington Murder, Arson Arrested In California

Police in Bellevue, Washington, say a 30-year-old man suspected of killing a woman and setting fire to an apartment last week has been arrested in Northern California.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2015

33-year-old Edmonds woman shot a man who broke into her home while her family was asleep.

2 Men Arrested, Woman Sought After Boise Drive-By Shooting

The Boise Police Department in southwest Idaho says two men are in custody and a woman is being sought following a drive-by shooting near Kootenai and South Orchard streets.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2015

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Man Dead, Other In Jail Following Hitchhiker’s Robbery

The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office says one man is dead and another is jailed after they allegedly robbed a hitchhiker on Highway 20 near Tonasket.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2015

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Police Searching For Suspect In Bellevue Murder, Fire

Police in Bellevue, Washington, are searching for a 30-year-old man suspected of killing a woman and setting fire to an apartment last week.

CBS Seattle–04/06/2015

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