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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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February 19, 2014 at 12:07 PM

FBI now offering reward for armed Montana fugitive

The FBI is now offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the location and arrest of Kevin Anthony Briggs, a fugitive from Montana who may have fled to Washington. Briggs, 28, is wanted on state charges of aggravated assault, sexual intercourse without consent, assault on a peace officer and escape. On…

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November 5, 2013 at 1:18 PM

Man flees from East Wenatchee police but leaves behind clue

The Wenatchee World EAST WENATCHEE — A man who ran from police Monday afternoon got away — but probably not for long. The man dropped his wallet as he bailed out of his car, said Dan Reierson, East Wenatchee’s assistant police chief. An officer attempted to stop the man’s car for a traffic offense near the 1300 or…

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November 5, 2013 at 10:15 AM

Bellingham fugitive arrested in Alaska

The Associated Press JUNEAU, Alaska — Police in Juneau have arrested a man wanted in Washington state. Police just before 8 p.m. Sunday were called to the Driftwood Hotel to provide help in removing five intoxicated people from a room. Police arrested 49-year-old Russell Bond when officers learned he was wanted on a warrant from Bellingham. He remained in…

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August 8, 2013 at 12:05 PM

Troopers investigate unconfirmed sightings of Calif. kidnapping suspect

The Washington State Patrol has responded to several unconfirmed sightings of a blue Nissan Versa linked to the abduction of a 16-year-old Southern California girl. A California Amber Alert has been expanded to Oregon and Washington as police continue to search for James Lee DiMaggio, 40, who is suspected of kidnapping Hannah Anderson and wanted in…

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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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June 27, 2012 at 4:18 PM

UPDATE: Barricaded fugitive arrested in North Seattle

UPDATE AT 4:59 P.M.: A female fugitive has been taken into custody following a police standoff in North Seattle. Seattle police responded to an apartment building in Midvale Avenue North around 2 p.m. today to assist the FBI in its attempt to contact a 29-year-old female fugitive who was held up inside one of the units. At about  4:22…

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June 14, 2012 at 10:58 AM

Louisiana double-murder suspect arrested in Tacoma

U.S. Marshal Mark Ericks says his deputies have arrested a fugitive wanted in connection with a double homicide in Louisiana. Ericks says the Northwest Fugitive Task Force learned that Reanaldo N. Nargo was staying in Tacoma. They surrounded the home on Tuesday and Nargo surrendered without incident, Ericks said in a news release. News reports say Nargo escaped custody after…

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