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February 28, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Man who escaped from Bellevue police back in custody

A jail inmate who escaped from police in Bellevue on Jan. 31 is back in custody. According to Seattle Times news partner KING 5, Windell Downs III was arrested earlier today following a car chase. Police say he was arrested in Renton. Details of the arrest were not immediately available. Downs, 21, escaped from police outside…

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February 24, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Puyallup police K-9 tracks down hospital escapee

Update at 4:53 p.m.: | Kamp Dugger has been found by a police K-9 unit, according to the Puyallup Police Department. He was located in the Stonegate neighborhood. Original post:| Puyallup police are searching for a man wanted on several warrants after he escaped custody at Good Samaritan Hospital this morning. Kamp Dugger, 27, had been transported from jail when he escaped…

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February 24, 2014 at 11:21 AM

Child rapist with Washington ties subject of nationwide manhunt

DENVER — The U.S. Marshals Service says it’s offering a substantial reward for help finding a convicted child rapist with a history of fleeing and refusing to register with authorities. State and federal agents were searching for Eric E. Hartwell in the Denver area Monday, three days after he walked away from a halfway house…

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February 19, 2014 at 4:26 PM

Girlfriend arrested, but Bellevue jail escapee still missing

Tanjanique Hillis, who was wanted by police for allegedly providing assistance to her boyfriend and jail escapee Windell Downs III, has been arrested, according to the Bellevue Police Department.Hillis, 20, is in custody in lieu of $50,000 bail at the King County Jail, police said. Downs, a 21-year-old man, escaped from police custody on…

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January 31, 2014 at 12:23 PM

Shackled man escapes from police custody in Bellevue

Update at 3:35 p.m.:| Bellevue police said  they are also looking for escapee Downs’ girlfriend, Tanjanique Hillis, 20, on suspicion of rendering criminal assistance. Her photo is below. Original post:|If you happen to see a young man in a red jumpsuit, waist chains and leg shackles, don’t think twice — call 911. He is likely Windell Downs III,…

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November 9, 2012 at 10:44 AM

UPDATE: Prison escapee eludes searchers near North Bend

Police and state Department of Corrections officers spent Friday morning unsuccessfully searching a section of woods just outside North Bend for Brandon Musto, who escaped from the Monroe Correctional Complex on Wednesday night. Monroe police spokeswoman Debbie Willis said that police, State Patrol troopers, the U.S. Marshals Service, Department of Corrections staff and the King County…

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November 8, 2012 at 5:50 AM

UPDATE: Inmate escapes from prison at Monroe

UPDATE:  10 a.m. | State Department of Corrections staff are still searching for an inmate who escaped from a minimum security unit at the Monroe Correctional Complex on Wednesday night. Brandon Musto, 37, had three months left to serve on his sentence when he escaped from the Snohomish County prison, corrections officials said. Prison staff reported Musto missing…

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October 13, 2012 at 1:42 PM

Couple arrested in SeaTac suspected in California homicide

The Associated Press HERCULES, Calif. – Police say a husband and wife arrested this week in SeaTac have been named as suspects in the killing of a retired schoolteacher in the San Francisco suburb of Hercules. Hercules police spokesman Connie Van Putten says after traveling to Washington and interviewing 24-year-old Darnell Washington and his wife, 25-year-old Tania Washington,…

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September 26, 2012 at 5:49 PM

6 teens charged in escape from Snoqualmie detention center

Six juvenile offenders — three 15-year-olds and three 14-year-olds — accused of escaping last weekend from Echo Glen Children’s Center in Snoqualmie were charged today with first-degree escape. Two of the 15-year-olds and one of the 14-year-olds were also charged with second-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment for allegedly knocking a staff member unconscious before the escape. The three teens…

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