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October 31, 2014 at 12:12 PM

Boy pleads not guilty to bringing Molotov cocktail to Seattle Center

A 15-year-old student at Seattle’s Center School entered a not-guilty plea Friday morning to possession of an incendiary device after allegedly bringing a Molotov cocktail and a butane lighter to school on Monday, according to King County prosecutors. He also pleaded not guilty to felony harassment, a charge connected to alleged threats made by him…


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October 28, 2014 at 7:24 PM

Principal of Seattle school placed on leave after Molotov cocktail scare

The principal at the Seattle high school where a student was arrested for allegedly bringing an incendiary device to school has been placed on leave pending the outcome of a district investigation. Seattle Public Schools announced Tuesday that Oksana Britsova, principal at The Center School, is on paid administrative leave. BiHoa Caldwell, a retired principal, will work as…


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November 27, 2013 at 7:16 PM

Molotov cocktail found in Kent apartment

The Associated Press The Port of Seattle bomb squad found at least one Molotov cocktail after responding to a report of suspicious items left in the apartment of an evicted tenant, a Kent fire-department official said Wednesday night. Nearby apartments were evacuated as a precaution, said Capt. Kyle Ohashi. He also said “potentially threatening messages” were found…


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