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Police arrest Airway Heights shooting suspect

UPDATE: JULY 29 AT 4:16 P.M. Airway Heights Police say that they have arrested Zion Carter for the shooting of his wife and stepdaughter. He is in custody in Pierce County Washington. UPDATE: JULY 29 AT 11:30 A.M. Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest (CSINW) is offering a cash reward...
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Police: Man shoots wife, young girl in Airway Heights, remains at large

AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. — Police said a man shot his wife and her daughter at a home in Airway Heights early Tuesday morning. That man, identified as Zion J. Carter, has not been taken into custody. He is believed to have fled the area in a silver, 2018 Nissan Rogue with Washington plate BQT0555. Police are warned not to approach him if seen.

‘We are at a crisis right now’: Wildfires carve through Washington and firefighters struggle to keep up

WELLPINIT, Wash. — Wildfires continue to ravage our region, and with another heat wave moving in, there’s a lot to be concerned about across the Inland Northwest. Tribal reservations have been hit especially hard. With limited resources, staying on top of the fires is difficult. The Sherwood Fire has already burned over 1,100 acres and still burns today. It’s just one of the fires contributing to one of the most destructive wildfire seasons in Washington.
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Airway Heights domestic violence shooting suspect arrested in Pierce County

SPOKANE, Wash. — The man accused of shooting his wife and stepdaughter in Airway Heights was arrested in Pierce County, police said. In a press release Thursday afternoon, Airway Heights Police Sergeant Jacob Keith said Zion Carter was arrested for his outstanding warrants related to the shooting and is in custody in Pierce County. According to the Pierce County Jail website, he was booked into jail at 4:08 p.m. Thursday on two counts of attempted murder and his bond is set at $1.5 million.