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July 7, 2014 at 9:25 PM

Tacoma man arrested after I-5 chase in Oregon

The Associated Press CRESWELL, Ore. — Oregon State Police have arrested a Tacoma man after an Interstate 5 chase that reached speeds of more than 100 mph and may have involved a gunshot fired at a passing truck. Lt. Gregg Hastings says 24-year-old James Carl Voshell was booked Monday into  Lane County Jail in Eugene for investigation…


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June 17, 2014 at 5:27 PM

After his car is egged, Pacific County deputy ends up with egg on his face

The Associated Press RAYMOND, Pacific County — A sheriff’s deputy has been charged with reckless driving, extortion and other offenses in connection with a high-speed chase in April after his vehicle was egged in front of his home in Raymond. According to Lewis County Prosecutor Jonathan Meyer, who is handling the case, Deputy Vance Johnson chased the other vehicle…


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October 3, 2013 at 9:21 AM

Man pleads guilty to fatal Wedgwood crash that devastated family

Mark Mullan grimaces during a court appearance where he pleaded guilty Thursday to multiple charges, including two counts of vehicular homicide/DUI resulting from a crash that killed Dennis and Judy Schulte in a Wedgwood crosswalk March 25. The incident also seriously injured their daughter-in-law, Karina Ulriksen Schulte, and her infant son, Elias. (Photo by…


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February 2, 2012 at 3:47 PM

Man pleads guilty to fatal Kirkland DUI crash

Patrick Rexroat outside the King County Jail Court Room on July 27, 2011 (Jim Bates / THE SEATTLE TIMES). A Snohomish man charged in the fatal alcohol-related crash in Kirkland last summer that killed Steven Lacey, a father and Google employee, has pleaded guilty. Patrick Rexroat pleaded guilty today to vehicular homicide and reckless driving, according…


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December 12, 2011 at 2:58 PM

Charges filed in crash that killed Kirkland bicyclist

A Redmond man was charged today with vehicular homicide and reckless driving in connection with the accident last Thursday that killed a bicyclist in Kirkland. Nathan J.Godwin, 26, is accused of speeding and driving under the influence when he hit and killed bicyclist Bradley Nakatani, of Kirkland. He will be arraigned Dec. 22. If convicted as…


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