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March 25, 2014 at 8:29 PM

Heartbreaking 911 calls document initial response to mudslide

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office released the 911 calls and harrowing — and heartbreaking — recordings between dispatchers, the sheriff’s office, county fire officials and the first responders on the scene.  The recordings represent the response during the first hour and 15 minutes of the incident. The 911 calls grew increasingly frantic as they…


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February 7, 2012 at 9:12 PM

911 audio from Josh Powell's sister, boys' caseworker

The files below contain 911 audio from calls placed by both the Powell boys’ casework and Josh Powell’s sister during Sunday’s deadly fire. Warning: This audio contains intense and disturbing material and may not be appropriate for all listeners. 911 audio: Caseworker reports Josh Powell has locked children inside his home In this audio from…


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