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October 8, 2013 at 12:21 PM

3 JBLM soldiers charged in slaying of fellow soldier

TACOMA — A soldier has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the fatal stabbing of a fellow soldier in Lakewood early Saturday morning. Jeremiah DeShaun Hill, 23, is charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of Spc. Tevin Geike, 20, of Summerville, S.C. Two other soldiers, Ajoni Runnion-Bareford, 21, and Cedarium L. Johnson, 21, were charged with…


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February 15, 2013 at 11:06 AM

Ex-Ms. Washington sentenced to 4 years in murder case

COUPEVILLE — Former beauty queen Peggy Sue Thomas was sentenced this morning to four years in prison for luring a man to death nearly a decade ago. Thomas, winner of the 2000 Ms. Washington pageant, pleaded guilty last month to first-degree rendering criminal assistance after striking a plea deal with Island County prosecutors who were preparing to try…


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July 6, 2012 at 10:30 AM

Man sentenced for role in 2011 shootout at Kent car show

A 30-year-old Tacoma man was sentenced this morning to one year in jail for his role in last July’s gang-related shootout at a Kent car show that left a dozen people wounded. Patrick A. Auble, one of seven people charged in connection with the shootout, was convicted in May of first-degree rendering criminal assistance. His brother, Shea Auble, pleaded guilty to rendering criminal assistance…


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February 28, 2012 at 4:37 PM

6th person charged with allegedly helping trooper's killer

Kitsap County prosecutors today charged a 43-year-old man for allegedly helping Joshua Jearl Blake, 28, in the hours after he killed State Patrol Trooper Tony Radulescu last week. Steven M. Banks is the sixth person to be charged with rendering criminal assistance in the wake of the trooper’s death early Thursday morning. All six are being…


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