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November 18, 2014 at 2:46 PM

Bellevue pursued Minneapolis assistant chief for police chief

After interviewing five police chief candidates last month, the City of Bellevue was ready to continue the hiring process with one:  Matthew Clark, assistant chief at the Minneapolis Police Department. But Clark said he withdrew from the hiring process earlier this month. “It was an honor to have been selected as a finalist for the Bellevue…


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October 23, 2014 at 4:40 PM

Police searching for missing Bellevue man

The Bellevue Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a Bellevue man who has not been seen since late September. Michael W. Bennett, 44, who lives in Bellevue’s Newport Hills neighborhood, was last seen on Sept. 26, police said. His father reported him missing on Oct. 11, after he did not show up…


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October 8, 2014 at 10:54 AM

TV show helps Bellevue police reunite woman with stolen wedding ring

Bellevue police are crediting the “Washington’s Most Wanted” TV show with helping reunite a woman with her stolen wedding ring. The diamond-studded ring was inside the victim’s purse, which was stolen Sept. 19 as she was trying on shoes at the Nordstrom Rack store in Factoria, police said. She had placed her ring in the purse while…


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October 3, 2014 at 6:11 PM

Bellevue cops: Hysterical postal worker struck victim with truck

A U.S. postal worker was arrested after she allegedly hit someone with her mail truck while “laughing hysterically” in Bellevue on Friday morning, police said. A resident saw the postal worker yelling obscenities at someone else in front of Phantom Lake Elementary School and decided to photograph the mail truck in order to make a complaint…


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October 2, 2014 at 7:52 PM

Bellevue police: Marshawn Lynch’s accuser should be charged

Bellevue police have recommended that a woman who made assault and property-damage allegations against Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch be charged for making a false or misleading statement, the Bellevue Police Department said Thursday. Investigators found that Lynch was at a hotel about a mile from where the incident occurred on Aug. 10, and that although…


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September 10, 2014 at 9:26 PM

Woman critically injured in Bellevue hit-and-run

A pedestrian was critically injured after she was hit by a car that initially stopped but then drove off in Bellevue on Wednesday afternoon, police said. The woman was crossing the street at Coal Creek Parkway and Forest Drive when she was struck by a Porsche Cayenne, according to the Bellevue Police Department. She was taken…


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August 18, 2014 at 5:04 PM

Victim asleep when he was fatally stabbed in Bellevue Burger King

The 65-year-old man who was fatally stabbed inside a Bellevue Burger King on Sunday afternoon appeared to be sleeping when he was attacked, according to court documents. The alleged assailant, a 38-year-old homeless man, is being held in King County Jail on investigation of first-degree murder. King County prosecutors said the suspect will have a bond hearing…


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August 14, 2014 at 9:46 AM

Bellevue PD looking into possible false reporting in Marshawn Lynch case

Bellevue police say they are looking into whether the person who accused Marshawn Lynch of assault and personal property damage was lying. Police spokesman Seth Tyler said Thursday morning the case involving Lynch remains open. But, Tyler said, instead of any alleged wrongdoing by the Seahawks running back there is a possibility of false reporting by the former…


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August 5, 2014 at 11:02 AM

No injuries after SUV crashes into Bellevue preschool

    Bellevue police say no one was injured this morning when an SUV crashed into a building housing a Montessori school. Police are trying to determine what prompted the SUV to crash through a wall of a building at 14340 N.E. 21st St., which houses America’s Child Montessori. “Very lucky the little tykes were out of the…


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