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September 16, 2014 at 12:07 PM

Man pistol-whipped during Beacon Hill home invasion

Seattle police say a group of armed, masked men pistol-whipped a man during a Beacon Hill home-invasion robbery early Tuesday morning. The victims told police that around 2:45 a.m. they heard a loud bang at the front door of their home in the 4700 block of 30th Avenue South. When they went to investigate they encountered a…

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May 27, 2014 at 3:58 PM

32-month sentence for Maple Valley pot dealer for shooting

A Maple Valley marijuana dealer and grower was sentenced today to 32 months in prison for opening fire in a residential neighborhood after he was robbed. Federal prosecutors say Jason Loken, 38, thought he had lined up the sale of six pounds of marijuana to a call girl he met on backpage.com when he was accosted…

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April 28, 2014 at 3:10 PM

Masked men take safe, pot from Beacon Hill home

Two armed masked men forced their way into a Beacon Hill home early Monday, threatened to kill the victim’s child, then made off with marijuana and a cash-filled safe, according to Seattle police. Police said the two men entered the home in the 2500 block of South Juneau Street around 4 a.m., where the victim and…

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March 3, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Home-invasion robbery investigated in Lynnwood

Lynnwood police are investigating a reported home-invasion robbery in the 6200 block of 202nd Street Southwest. Police were called to an in-progress home-invasion robbery at around 12:30 p.m. A female at the home told officers that two men, one wearing a mask and armed with a handgun, had forced their way into the home after first coming to the…

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December 13, 2013 at 12:03 PM

2 arrested after man held at gunpoint in Broadview home

Two men were arrested this morning after they broke into a Broadview house and held a man at gunpoint, Seattle police said. Police said the victim called the Police Department’s 911 center and whispered to a dispatcher that two armed men had burst into his home in the 12500 block of Seventh Avenue Northwest and held…

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December 5, 2013 at 8:14 AM

Elderly woman robbed and assaulted inside her Seattle home last night

An 83-year-old Seattle woman was attacked and robbed by three armed men who broke into her home last night, police said. The woman was on her computer at her home in the 4900 block of 28th Avenue South just before 8 p.m. when the three men, armed with handguns and wearing ski masks, forced their way inside, according to Seattle police….

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May 14, 2013 at 3:34 PM

Intruder killed in North Bend home identified by medical examiner’s office

The intruder stabbed to death early Monday in a fight with a couple in a North Bend home has been identified as Kenneth E. Boonstra, 48, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Boonstra died from a number of stab wounds, the medical examiner’s office says. He lived in North Bend, according to the King…

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April 12, 2013 at 11:07 AM

Masked men burst into North Seattle home, rob residents

Three armed masked men forced their way into a North Seattle home this morning, tied up two victims and stole several items, including a car, Seattle police said. The home’s occupant, a 36-year-old man, and a 34-year-old male friend visiting from out of town were in the house in the 7500 block of 44th Avenue Northeast when the three…

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April 10, 2013 at 12:04 PM

Seattle woman’s car stolen following home-invasion robbery

Seattle police are looking for three men who kicked in a woman’s door this morning and stole her car. The woman was asleep in her apartment in the 7900 block of Ninth Avenue Southwest just before 7 a.m. when she heard someone kicking in the front door, police said. She started screaming as a man walked into her…

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February 9, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Saturday Memo: Lunar New Year … cocktail contest … home invasion

Year of the Snake: If you’re looking to celebrate the Lunar New Year, head to Hing Hay Park in Seattle’s Chinatown International District for dragon and lion dances, a food walk, a children’s costume parade and music. Festivities are from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. today. People born in the Year of the Snake —…

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