A 51-year-old Washington man has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for vehicular homicide in the August 2012 death of a man who was walking along a road in the community of Bonney Lake.
The Pierce County prosecutor filed a murder charge Friday against an 18-year-old Puyallup man accused of beating another man to death with frying pans.
A state appeals court ruled Friday that the sister of cop-killer Maurice Clemmons was wrongly convicted of rendering criminal assistance, a decision that Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist said he’ll appeal.
A gang member has been charged with second degree murder in connection with the shooting death of a man last weekend at a Tacoma warehouse party.
A 20-year Army officer in Washington state threatened to blow up the state Capitol and kill his superior officer, his estranged wife and his girlfriend, authorities said Tuesday, adding scrutiny to the troubled base of a soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians in a shooting spree.