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May 6, 2014 at 4:15 PM

$250,000 bail for woman who sparked Amber Alert

A 34-year-old Bremerton woman who sparked Monday’s Amber Alert after allegedly kidnapping her 6-year-old son from her mother’s house was ordered held in lieu of $250,000 bail at her first court appearance on Tuesday, according to King County prosecutors. A judge found probable cause to hold Sandra June Bennatts on investigation of kidnapping, unlawful imprisonment, auto…

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February 26, 2014 at 6:54 AM

Wednesday Memo: Bertha a lemon? … No texting please … Welcome Chewy

Wouldn’t you know it? Bertha’s big troubles started in Japan with damaged seals. It’s difficult not to compare this to buying a lemon of a car — a very big, expensive one. Let’s hope that any extra costs stemming from these fixes doesn’t come out of our pockets. The way things are set…

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February 16, 2014 at 5:09 PM

Camano Island double-shooting suspect apprehended after police chase, officer-involved shooting

UPDATE: Edmonds police have released some additional details, including: the shooting suspect, who is 34, was taken to Harborview Medical Center; the Camano Island man who was shot this afternoon is 44 and remains in critical condition; and four officers were involved in the shooting — a state trooper, an Everett police officer and two Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies. All four…

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October 15, 2013 at 6:03 PM

Suspect leads SPD on wild chase involving 2 crashes, martial arts, a pot grow and burglary

We wouldn’t believe this report if it weren’t posted to the official Seattle police website. A 21-year-old led police on a chase in South Seattle during which he wrecked two vehicles (aside from his own), fought a martial-arts instructor and was arrested after he was found hiding in a medical-marijuana grow. It started off simply…

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May 10, 2013 at 5:37 AM

Mill Creek officer, suspect injured in crash

MILL CREEK  (AP) — A Mill Creek police officer and a fleeing driver were injured in a collision about 1 a.m. Friday in a Snohomish County intersection. KIRO reports the chase began in Mountlake Terrace. The suspect’s car caught fire after the crash. The suspect and officer were both taken to a hospital. The Washington State Patrol is…

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February 13, 2013 at 11:29 PM

Police chase starts in Stanwood, ends in Everett with 3 arrests

A vehicle speeding away from the scene of a house prowl in Stanwood tonight hit a patrol car, almost struck an Island County deputy, and led police on a chase that ended in Everett with 3 arrests, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. When two men were reported to have been prowling a Stanwood home…

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January 20, 2013 at 4:26 PM

Man killed in police pursuit identified as 19-year-old from Oregon

The man who died in a car crash early Saturday after leading police on a chase was identified Sunday as McKinnon Stenkamp. Stenkamp was 19 years old, and a resident of Enterprise, Ore., according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. He died in Renton after his car careened off the road in the 2100 block of Martin Luther…

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January 19, 2013 at 8:59 AM

Driver killed in crash during police chase in Renton

A driver who led Kent police and King County sheriff’s deputies on a chase was killed Saturday morning when his car rolled down a ravine in Renton. Kent police started pursuing the suspected drunk driver as he headed south on Interstate 5 at about 4 a.m. after he failed to stop. The officers asked for assistance from…

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July 30, 2012 at 10:27 PM

Suspect falls more than 40 feet from I-5 in Beacon Hill

A male suspect ended a police chase by falling more than 40 feet off an Interstate 5 freeway overpass near Beacon Hill into a blackberry patch, according to scanner traffic Monday evening. The 20-year-old man was one of several men Seattle Police Department officers saw running away from where gunshots had been reported on the 4800…

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