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December 31, 2013 at 6:00 AM

Police: Mountlake Terrace woman wounded as husband handles gun gift

Police in Mountlake Terrace say a 20-year-old woman was taken to a Seattle hospital after her husband apparently shot her accidentally while handling a handgun he recently received as a gift. The Daily Herald of Everett reported that police said the injuries the woman suffered Monday were not considered life threatening. Police Cmdr. Doug Hansen says…


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December 26, 2013 at 7:48 AM

Spokane Valley boy accidentally shot by grandfather

SPOKANE (AP) — A 12-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the leg by his grandfather on Christmas in Spokane Valley. The boy and his grandfather were roughhousing in the living room of a home when a handgun in the holster on the grandfather’s belt went off, according to the Spokane County sheriff’s office. The Spokesman-Review reports the…


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November 12, 2013 at 7:02 AM

Tuesday Memo: Gonzaga gun poll … Killed by cougar … Machinists vote looms

Gonzaga and the gun: You may have heard about the two Gonzaga University students who faced sanctions after one of them used a gun to scare off a man trying to force his way into their university-owned apartment last month. The university has a no-guns policy. The students learned by letter Sunday that they…


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November 9, 2013 at 10:45 AM

Gonzaga students could be expelled for having gun

The Associated Press SPOKANE — Two Gonzaga students are facing possible expulsion from the university for pulling out a gun when someone tried to force his way into their on-campus apartment. KHQ-TV reports the student handbook says students may not have handguns on campus or university-owned property. University officials explain the policy is in place…


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October 25, 2013 at 1:22 PM

Vancouver gun boy remains in juvenile detention

VANCOUVER, Wash. — An 11-year-old Vancouver boy who took a gun to school will remain in juvenile detention at least until Tuesday while a mental evaluation continues. The Columbian reports the boy appeared Friday before Juvenile Court Commissioner Jennifer Snider who heard psychologist Shirley Shen testify the boy has some severe mental health issues….


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June 6, 2013 at 9:09 PM

Seattle police arrest armed high-school student

Seattle police arrested a high-school student after receiving reports he was on his way to school with a gun Thursday afternoon, officials said. The 15-year-old student was indeed carrying an unloaded handgun when officers found him in the 1400 block of Northwest 85th Street, according to an item posted in the Seattle Police Department blotter. The…


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April 22, 2013 at 1:27 PM

UPDATE: Pellet gun recovered after Ballard High campus closure

UPDATE 8:45 A.M. Tuesday |  Ballard High School Principal Keven Wynkoop said Monday’s decision to “Shelter in Place” at the school came after a  neighbor reported seeing “some kind of gun” being stuffed into the waistband of someone behind the school during the lunch break. The witness gave a description of the person and the vehicle…


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October 27, 2012 at 3:38 PM

Police arrest couple, recover handgun after fight outside Seattle nightclub

Seattle police arrested a young couple who each allegedly punched a woman during a bizarre altercation outside a Belltown nightclub early Saturday morning. The 21-year-old man and his girlfriend, each convicted felons, were booked into King County Jail on investigation of assault and illegally possessing a handgun, according to an item posted on the Seattle…


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September 24, 2012 at 6:55 AM

Morning Memo/Monday: Arena vote … Police kill man … Gas prices edge down

Weather: Sunny for the next several days with a high of 70 or thereabouts today. That’s great for mid-to-late September. That’s what we’ll see for most of the week, and no rain in sight. Cross your fingers. September can often be rather wet. The National Weather Service forecast. Traffic: The map…


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