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October 3, 2014 at 7:15 AM

Handcuffed man escapes in Clark County

The Associated Press VANCOUVER, Wash. — Police in Clark County are still looking for a fugitive who escaped in handcuffs Thursday after he was helped out of a deputy’s patrol car. The sheriff’s office says 26-year-old Cameron Petersen of Woodland was stopped on a stolen motorcycle Thursday afternoon at a residence. He was handcuffed and placed in…

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September 15, 2014 at 9:52 AM

Man wanted for bank robbery arrested at Oregon Frisbee tourney

The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. — A man wanted for an armed bank robbery in New York eluded authorities for four years until they caught up with him while he played at an ultimate Frisbee tournament in Oregon. KVAL-TV says police in Eugene, Ore., arrested Jahson Marryshow around 5 p.m. Sunday. The Ulster County sheriff’s office in New…

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September 12, 2014 at 1:33 PM

Man who fled to Washington gets 50 years for stabbing ex-wife 84 times

The Associated Press MORRISTOWN, N.J.  — A Morris County man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-wife and covering her face with a pig mask has been sentenced to 50 years in prison. A jury found Anthony Novellino guilty in July of the murder of 62-year-old Judith Novellino, a high school English teacher. The couple had recently divorced. Prosecutors…

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August 26, 2014 at 11:15 AM

Miley Cyrus’ MTV awards date wanted by Oregon police

Update at 1:39 p.m.: Miley Cyrus said via Twitter: “People who are homeless have lived very hard lives. Jesse included.” She then asked: “Does looking down upon the homeless help people excuse their inaction?” Original post: The Associated Press PORTLAND — The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has…

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August 14, 2014 at 11:49 AM

Fugitive mom arrested in southern Oregon

The Associated Press MCMINNVILLE, Ore. — Yamhill County authorities say a woman who ignored a court order to return her son to the boy’s father has been arrested in southern Oregon. The sheriff’s office said 31-year-old Michelle Lee Chandler of Amity was arrested Thursday on charges of custodial interference and contempt. A court last year ordered the 4-year-old…

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July 21, 2014 at 6:06 PM

2 suspects in Montana shooting arrested in Seattle

The Associated Press MISSOULA, Mont. — A man and a woman suspected in a shooting on Interstate 90 in western Montana have been arrested in a Seattle motel. The Missoula County Attorney’s Office said Monday that 30-year-old Troy Anthony Miller and 34-year-old Katherine Grace Evans were arrested on warrants for attempted deliberate homicide and robbery. Miller and Evans…

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June 4, 2014 at 3:59 PM

5 years on the lam, Washington fugitive arrested

The Associated Press HILLSBORO, Ore. — Federal authorities say a bank robbery fugitive from Washington state is back in custody after officers using an automated license plate reader spotted a stolen car in a Fred Meyer parking lot. The U.S. Attorney’s Office said 45-year-old Bradley Steven Robinett was convicted in 2004, released in 2009 in Arizona…

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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 28, 2014 at 9:51 AM

Fugitive sex offender with Washington ties captured in Virginia

The Associated Press DENVER — A child rapist who became the subject of a nationwide manhunt last week after he sliced off his GPS monitor and disappeared from Denver was arrested Friday, U.S. marshals said. Eric Hartwell, 51, was taken into custody in Norfolk, Va., at a motel on Military Highway, the U.S. Department of Justice said….

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