Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison Wednesday in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him.
Jurors in the trial of a man charged with killing a 15-year-old Seattle high school student in 2013 have heard the anguished screams of friends who called 911 after the girl was shot while walking along a dark road.
Court documents say an Arby’s restaurant manager tried to escape a gunman by jumping out a drive-through window before being shot and killed last weekend.
A man suspected in the shooting deaths of his adoptive mother and two others in Idaho made an initial court appearance Monday in Washington state, where he was ordered held on $500,000 bail.
A 17-year-old pleaded guilty Wednesday to murder in the beating death of 88-year-old Delbert Belton, a World War II veteran who survived the battle of Okinawa but was killed in a robbery outside a Washington state bar in 2013.
King County prosecutors have filed first-degree murder charges against a 29-year-old man accused of gunning down two gas station employees during a confrontation in the south Seattle suburb of Kent.
A Pierce County man who reported his girlfriend missing is accused of killing her and dumping her body in Belfair.
King County prosecutors are currently investigating a 20 year-old Renton man whom they believe killed his girlfriend to prevent her from going to college, according to Seattle PI.
A Spokane man has been arrested in connection with the slaying of Spokane businessman Doug Carlile, who was shot by an intruder Dec. 15 at his home in an upscale South Hill neighborhood, police say.
A 26-year-old man has been booked into jail for investigation of a drive-by shooting that left a 15-year-old Seattle girl dead.