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February 6, 2015 at 10:01 AM

Parents of Lake Stevens children charged in abandonment case

Update at 2:31 p.m.: Amanda Foley and Mark Dorson were each charged Friday with six criminal counts related to their children being allegedly abandoned in a trash-strewn Lake Stevens home. Foley and Dorson have each been charged with one count of second-degree criminal mistreatment; two counts of third-degree criminal mistreatment; and three counts of abandonment of a dependent person. The charges…


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February 4, 2015 at 12:01 PM

Police describe squalor, stench at Lake Stevens home where 3 young children left alone

Update at 1:55 p.m.: A judge in Snohomish County on Wednesday afternoon set bail at $100,000 each for the parents of the three children allegedly left alone in a squalid Lake Stevens home. Original post: The stench of feces, human and cat urine and rotting food was overwhelming to police who responded Saturday to the Lake Stevens…


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February 3, 2015 at 5:25 PM

3 Lake Stevens children abandoned by parents in filthy home

LAKE STEVENS — A man and a woman accused of abandoning their three young children without food in a cold, filthy house have been arrested, police said Tuesday. It wasn’t known how long the children had been alone when police removed them Saturday, but the parents had to be tracked down, Lake Stevens police Cmdr. Dennis…


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December 18, 2014 at 5:59 PM

Man killed in head-on collision in Lake Stevens

A 22-year-old man was killed in a head-on collision Thursday in Lake Stevens, police said. The Lake Stevens man was driving west on state Highway 92 (Granite Falls Highway) around 4 p.m. when it appears he swerved to avoid hitting another car that had stopped to make a left turn, police said. The man’s car collided with an oncoming…


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November 10, 2014 at 1:19 PM

Lake Stevens cop resigns amid criminal investigation

A Lake Stevens police officer who is the focus of a criminal investigation has resigned from the force, the department announced Monday. The officer was identified as Andrew Thor in a news release by police Chief Dan Lorentzen. He said the city cannot comment on the investigation. The investigation reportedly began after a woman Thor had been dating for…


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