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May 26, 2013 at 5:54 PM

Pierce County man accused of putting infant in freezer to stop it from crying

A 25-year-old man has been arrested after his girlfriend said he put their baby in a freezer to stop it from crying, the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said. Pierce County Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer said a 22-year-old woman called authorities about 4:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon to say she returned to her home after being away only…


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September 6, 2012 at 11:36 AM

Missing Puyallup veteran found in Eastern Washington

A missing Puyallup veteran has been located in the George area of Eastern Washington, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department. Roy Alldritt and his dog were found last night in his pickup. He was disoriented and did not know where he was, the sheriff’s department says.  Alldritt was taken to a hospital in Quincy for…


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August 31, 2012 at 8:23 AM

Woman killed, six hospitalized, after Spanaway crash

A woman in her late teens or early 20s was killed in Spanaway this morning after a pickup truck loaded with young adults crashed into a chain-link fence and trees. Pierce County sheriff’s investigators say alcohol was involved. The woman, whose identity has not been released, was one of seven people riding in a half-ton pickup,…


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October 19, 2011 at 9:43 AM

UPDATE: Standoff in Spanaway is over, man in custody

A man who had been firing a gun in a house and at Pierce County sheriff’s deputies this morning was taken into custody after a standoff, according to The News Tribune in Tacoma. Tear gas was launched into the man’s home, forcing him outside, the news paper said.  Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer said the man will be…


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