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February 3, 2015 at 9:47 AM

Transient accused of killing man in Parkland fight

The Associated Press TACOMA — The Pierce County sheriff’s office says a transient killed a Parkland man with claw hammer or screwdriver in a fight over money. The body of 51-year-old James Patrick Payne was found Saturday in a rented garage with injuries to his head and neck. Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer told The News Tribune deputies arrested…

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September 22, 2014 at 10:05 PM

Man wounded in bank robbery attempt leaves hospital

TACOMA — Police say a Parkland, Pierce County, man charged with attempted first-degree robbery in a holdup attempt at a suburban Tacoma bank has been released from a hospital and booked into the Pierce County Jail. Prosecutors say 27-year-old Michael David Winston II was hospitalized after getting shot five times in the head, torso and leg…

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September 18, 2014 at 4:06 PM

Suspect’s wife arrested in Lakewood robbery attempt

The woman suspected of being the getaway driver for her husband, who was shot during an attempted bank robbery in Lakewood on Monday, was arrested Thursday afternoon. Brittney Latrice Winston was located at her residence in Parkland, Pierce County, shortly before 1 p.m., according to the Lakewood Police Department. She was booked into custody on…

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February 12, 2014 at 11:58 AM

UPDATE: Tacoma-area man says he killed daughter, 2

Update at 1:48 p.m.:| The Associated Press TACOMA — A Tacoma-area man called 911 and said he had killed his daughter and was going to kill himself. Pierce County deputies rushed to the Woodland Park apartments about 11 a.m. Wednesday and found the girl dead and the man semi-conscious with a binding around his neck. Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer…

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March 16, 2012 at 11:52 AM

Ex-cop pleads guilty to embezzling from slain officers’ fund

A former Lakewood police officer pleaded guilty this morning to embezzling more than $150,000 from a fund for the four officers who were gunned down at a coffee shop in Parkland in November 2009. Skeeter Timothy Manos, 35, also admitted to stealing more than $47,000 from the Lakewood Police Independent Guild, where he was treasurer,…

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March 16, 2012 at 11:52 AM

Ex-cop pleads guilty to embezzling from slain officers' fund

A former Lakewood police officer pleaded guilty this morning to embezzling more than $150,000 from a fund for the four officers who were gunned down at a coffee shop in Parkland in November 2009. Skeeter Timothy Manos, 35, also admitted to stealing more than $47,000 from the Lakewood Police Independent Guild, where he was treasurer,…

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