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Tacoma News Tribune

Man fatally shot in Tacoma has been identified

A man fatally shot in Tacoma last week has been identified. Antonio Deshaun Robinson, 35, died Thursday of multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office. After somebody called 911 to report a shooting in the 8800 block of South Hosmer Street, officers responded about 5:40 a.m....
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Auburn Police seek help identifying suspects who burglarized Goodwill

AUBURN, Wash. - Auburn Police need help identifying two people accused of burglarizing a Goodwill store. Authorities say the two people pictured in this surveillance video burglarized the Auburn Goodwill, located near Auburn Way and 17th Street. Anyone with information on the burglary or the suspects is urged to call...
The Stranger

Washington State Police Will Not Say if COVID-19 Killed a Vaccinated or an Unvaccinated Officer This Sunday

For the most part, the local press has treated Sunday's COVID-19 death of Washington State Patrol Detective Eric Gunderson as a matter concerning solely his heroism and career achievements. Gunderson, reports KING 5, caught the virus “while in service to the state of Washington,” and so this untimely passing is yet another example of his service to society. KOMO said the exact same thing.

Man stabbed multiple times in Capitol Hill

SEATTLE — A man was stabbed multiple times early Saturday in Capitol Hill, Seattle police said. Officers responded around 1 a.m. to a hospital in the 1500 block of East Thomas Street. Security guards reported hearing a man yelling for help nearby. Staff members found the man who had multiple...
KHQ Right Now

Suspected robber shoots and kills gas station employee

LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a gas station employee was shot and killed Sunday morning. The shooting happened around 8 a.m. at a gas station near the intersection of 148th Street and Highway 99 in Lynnwood, KING5 reported. The sheriff’s office said the...

Covington man sentenced to 56 years for two Kent homeless murders

A 35-year-old Covington man received a sentence of 56 years for killing two homeless people in 2016 in Kent. King County Superior Court Judge Matthew Williams sentenced Bradley T. Shaw on Sept. 24, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. A jury convicted Shaw on Aug. 5 of two counts of first-degree murder for the shootings, nearly five years after the killings and four years after his arrest.

Police shoot murder suspect in shopping center parking lot

Three members of the Valley SWAT Team shot and wounded a murder suspect Monday afternoon at a Snohomish County shopping center, authorities said. The man was rushed for treatment to Harborview Medical Center, where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries and is expected to survive. The SWAT officers...

Body of WA state trooper who died of COVID-19 moved to Lakewood

The body of a Washington State Patrol trooper who died of COVID-19 was moved Monday to a Lakewood funeral home. Eric Gunderson, 38, died Sunday at a Portland hospital. A procession with dozens of law enforcement vehicles transported him up Interstate 5 to Lakewood on Monday afternoon. Several fire agencies set up ladder trucks on I-5 overpasses in his honor.

Three People Killed In Shooting Outside Bar

DES MOINES, Wash. (AP) – Authorities say three people were killed and three others injured in a shooting outside a bar in Des Moines, Washington. Police said shots were fired after a dispute between two people inside the La Familia Sports Pub and Lounge, just before 2 a.m. Sunday. The...

Gas Station Employee Shot And Killed During Alleged Robbery

LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) – The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a gas station employee was shot and killed. The shooting happened around 8 a.m. Sunday at a gas station near the intersection of 148th Street and Highway 99 in Lynnwood. The sheriff’s office said the suspect entered the...
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Small town rocked by train derailment, comes together to support victims

The Empire Builder headed west from Chicago to Seattle derailed over the weekend.The train was made up of two locomotives and 10 cars, 8 of which derailed near Joplin around 4 p.m. Saturday.According to Amtrak there were 141 passengers, and 16 crew members onboard.The Liberty County Sheriff’s Office confirmed there were three fatalities and multiple injuries and has not yet released the names of the victims. The governor pointed out that the entire community came together and the response was entirely done by volunteers.We are awaiting a press conference with the NTSB.