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February 10, 2014 at 9:58 PM

Man accused of killing Normandy Park man, 96, pleads not guilty

A man accused in the unprovoked crowbar attack on a young woman and the shooting death of her 96-year-old grandfather in Normandy Park on Jan. 25 pleaded not guilty Monday to first-degree murder and first-degree assault charges. Shane Chamberlain, 22, was charged in late January in connection with the death of Philip Hamlin and the attack…


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January 28, 2014 at 5:26 PM

Charges: Elderly Normandy Park man killed with own handgun

Bail was set at $2 million on Tuesday for Shane Chamberlain, a 22-year-old Normandy Park man accused in the unprovoked crowbar attack on a young woman and the shooting death of her grandfather, 96-year-old Philip Hamlin, in Hamlin’s home on Saturday afternoon. King County prosecutors filed formal charges on Tuesday, charging Chamberlain with first-degree murder…


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January 27, 2014 at 4:03 PM

Suspect in Normandy Park homicide ordered held

A King County District Court judge on Monday found probable cause to hold a  man on investigation of murder and assault in connection with the shooting death of a 96-year-old Normandy Park man and a crowbar attack on the man’s granddaughter on Saturday. The suspect waived his first appearance in court Monday, and a bail hearing…


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September 25, 2013 at 5:19 PM

Des Moines ‘boil-water’ advisory lifted

Folks in Des Moines can drink straight from the tap again. The Washington State Department of Health has lifted an advisory for residents of Water District 54 to boil their water before drinking it, after lab tests showed the water now meets safe drinking-water standards, a spokesman confirmed. Officials issued the warning Saturday, after tests found E….


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July 17, 2012 at 5:31 PM

Guilty plea in hit-and-run that killed bicyclist in Seattle last July

A 28-year-old Normandy Park man who was arrested last month in connection with a hit-and-run accident that killed bicyclist Michael Wang last year has pleaded guilty. King County prosecutors said that Erlin Garcia-Reyes pleaded guilty to felony hit-and-run on Tuesday and will face a prison term of 2 years and seven months to…


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May 29, 2012 at 9:17 AM

Body found inside burned out motor home in Normandy Park

A body was discovered this morning in a fire-damaged motor home parked outside a home in Normandy Park. Fire crews and police were called to the 1900 block of Southwest 170th Street at 7:16 a.m. on  report of a vehicle fire, said Normandy Park interim Police Chief Chris Gaddis. Once the fire was out, the body was discovered on the floor between the…


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April 11, 2012 at 8:18 PM

Free eye exams for low-income and unemployed people

About 100 appointments are still available for free eye exams for low-income and unemployed people. Coordinated by the Renton Lions Club, the exams are to be performed April 20 at the Valley Eye and Laser Center in Renton. Lions Clubs and their members have worked on projects to prevent blindness, restore eyesight and improve eye care for…


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