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April 10, 2013 at 11:50 AM

Kent police nab suspected car thieves following early morning chase

Two suspected car thieves were arrested this morning after they sideswiped a police car during a pursuit in Kent. Kent police responded to the 11800 block of Southeast 204th Street around 4:19 a.m. after receiving a report that the occupants of a car were prowling mailboxes. Officers spotted a suspect vehicle and tried to block it in a cul-du-sac, according to Assistant Police Chief Pat…


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April 11, 2012 at 4:21 PM

‘Butt-dialing’ leads Renton police to suspected thief

Renton police say a series of inadvertent cellphone calls to emergency dispatchers by suspected thieves while they were searching for cars to prowl has led to the arrest of one man. The first call was placed on March 14 to Valley Communications, the emergency dispatch center for several South King County law enforcement and fire agencies. The…


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April 10, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Police: Man’s arrest solves 6 Edmonds burglaries

There is not points to locate on the map Edmonds police say a man arrested yesterday following a home break-in is responsible for at least a half-dozen burglaries in the city. The suspect, a 44-year-old Monroe man, was arrested just after 5:30 a.m. after he was spotted leaving a home in the 22200 block of 96th Avenue West…


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February 13, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Victim helps Seattle police nab bicycle thief

Sounds like this bicycle thief picked the wrong victim. On Feb. 5., a Seattle man reported that his expensive bicycle was stolen from his home in the 1100 block of 21st Avenue South. On Saturday, the victim alerted police that he had spotted an online ad posted by someone who was offering to sell the stolen bicycle….


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November 4, 2011 at 9:22 PM

Charges filed in fatal Cowlitz County dognap case

From The Associated Press LONGVIEW – The Cowlitz County prosecutor has filed charges against two southwest Washington men accused of trying to extort money from the owner of an English bulldog stolen and later found dead. The Daily News reports that 38-year-old Jessie James Clark of Kelso and 39-year-old Johnny Lee Jordan of Longview are both…


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