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December 16, 2014 at 10:19 PM

Kent police officer thrown from motorcycle while on duty

A Kent motorcycle officer was thrown from his motorcycle Tuesday night while en route to a dispatched call, police said. The officer, who was not identified, was conscious when found lying in the roadway in the 900 block of North Central Avenue. He was taken to a  hospital as a precaution, Kent Police Department spokesman Cmdr….


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September 22, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Man accused of molesting child at Kent home day care

The husband of a woman who owned and operated a Kent child-care facility was arrested Friday after a 4-year-old reported he had touched her inappropriately. The 61-year-old man is married to the woman who owned the facility, which she operated from their home in the 26000 block of 124th Avenue Southeast, according to the Kent Police Department….


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September 11, 2014 at 4:59 PM

Kent police seek witnesses to double homicide at gas station

Kent police are seeking additional witnesses to the Aug. 20 shooting at a Shell gas station that left two employees dead. Detectives believe that there still are unidentified witnesses who may have firsthand knowledge of the shooting at the gas station at 6331 S.212th St. Killed in the shooting were gas station employees David Christianson and…


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August 20, 2014 at 8:56 PM

Man, 29, arrested in connection with Kent slayings

Update 8:25 a.m. A  29-year-old man was booked into the King County Jail just after midnight for investigation of two counts of homicide in the slayings of two gas station employees Wednesday morning. Kent police Cmdr. Jarod Kasner said investigators questioned a second man for several hours, but released him. Kasner said the investigation is continuing, he didn’t rule out the possibility…


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August 20, 2014 at 9:37 AM

UPDATE: 1 arrest reported in Kent double homicide

Kent police stand in front of the Shell gas station/Wendy’s where two men were slain Wednesday morning. (Steve Ringman / The Seattle Times) UPDATE, 8 p.m. | Kent police have arrested a suspect in connection with the fatal shooting, KING 5 News reported. Update 3:40 p.m.: Kent police say they have detained two men in…


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August 19, 2014 at 10:22 AM

Kent police locate missing developmentally disabled woman

Kent police say a mentally delayed woman who went missing Saturday has been found. Emilie Lorraine Zangara, 38, was located about 4 p.m. Monday, police said Tuesday morning. Zangara’s roommate, who is also developmentally disabled, reported that Zangara left their apartment Saturday on foot, police said. Police were concerned because Zangara has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and…


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August 17, 2014 at 8:44 PM

Kent police seek public’s help in finding vulnerable woman

Emilie Lorraine Zangara (photo courtesy of Kent Police Department) The Kent Police Department is asking the public for help in locating a vulnerable 38-year-old mentally delayed female, Emilie Lorraine Zangara. She was last seen Saturday evening, Aug. 9. Her roommate, who is also developmentally disabled, reported that Zangara left their apartment located in the 10800 block…


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July 22, 2014 at 5:39 PM

Man fatally shot by Kent police had lengthy criminal record

The man who was fatally shot Sunday by Kent police following a manhunt, shootout and propane-tank explosion was identified Tuesday by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office as 28-year-old Richard Duncalf. Duncalf died from multiple gunshot wounds to the head, back, chest and extremities, according to death investigators. Five Kent police officers were placed on paid administrative…


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July 22, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Burien man accused of killing ex-wife, leaving body in car at park and ride

A judge found probable cause on Tuesday to hold a 41-year-old Burien man on investigation of second-degree murder after he told Seattle police late Sunday that he though his ex-wife was dead and that her body was in a vehicle at a Kent Park and Ride. The man waived his first court appearance Tuesday and a bond…


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June 3, 2014 at 6:04 PM

Kent police arrest 2 men, seize 9 pounds of heroin

Police seized nine pounds of heroin and two firearms from a Kent house last week. (Kent Police Department) Police arrested two men and seized nine pounds of heroin last week after a drug-trafficking investigation, the Kent Police Department said today. Officers arrested one of the men after he sold drugs to an undercover officer at a Kent…


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