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July 14, 2014 at 10:12 AM

Missing Renton woman located in Seattle; back with family

Update at 12:06 p.m.: Renton police report Beverly Hodges was located by Seattle police and she is now back with her family. Original post: Renton police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman who suffers from dementia and anxiety. Beverly Hodges, 77, was last seen about 10 a.m. Sunday when she left her…


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July 10, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Renton police investigate death of 3-year-old from methadone overdose

The death of a 3-year-old boy in Renton in May was due to an overdose of  methadone, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Kaiden Acord was found unresponsive on May 1 in a Renton home belonging to his mother’s boyfriend,  Renton police spokeswoman Terri Vickers said. The owner of the methadone willingly came forward to police, Vickers…


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May 23, 2014 at 4:36 PM

Renton police ask public’s help after grocery-store bank robbery

Renton police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a bank branch inside a Safeway in downtown Renton this afternoon. The man robbed an Alaska Federal Credit Union branch inside the store shortly before 1 p.m., according to the Renton Police Department. He presented a demand note to one of the…


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April 18, 2014 at 6:21 PM

Renton runner who died on sidewalk identified

A runner collapsed and died on a sidewalk in Renton around noon today, according to the Renton Police Department. Renton police have tentatively identified him as a 46-year-old Renton resident after issuing a news release earlier this afternoon asking for the public’s help. The King County Medical Examiner’s Office will release the man’s name and determine how…


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April 14, 2014 at 5:58 PM

Police: Renton murder suspect blames alternate personality

A King County District Court judge on Monday found probable cause to hold a 20-year-old Renton man on investigation of second-degree murder in connection with the death of the man’s 20-year-old girlfriend on Saturday. The judge set bail at $750,000 for Gabriel G. Navarro, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Just before noon Saturday, Navarro…


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January 30, 2014 at 7:03 PM

Renton police ask help on ID of attempted kidnapping suspect

The Renton Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of attempted kidnap with sexual motivation on Jan. 8. A 21-year-old woman was walking in the industrial area at Southwest 21st Street and Lind Avenue Southwest shortly after 1 p.m. when the suspect stopped his vehicle in the street and spoke…


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January 21, 2014 at 10:08 AM

Renton man wounded inside his apartment

Renton police are searching for witnesses to a shooting on Monday. Police received a 911 call at 9:17 p.m. reporting that a man had been shot inside an apartment building at Hardie Avenue Southwest and Renton Avenue Extension. Officers found a 22-year-old man suffering from non-life-threatening injuries. The man was treated for his wound and released, police…


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October 16, 2013 at 6:27 PM

Renton woman briefly trapped after car crashes into house

A Renton woman was briefly trapped in the basement of her house in the 300 block of Maple Avenue Northwest on Wednesday when a neighbor crashed his Mercedes through her front door, according to Renton police. The woman was not injured, and the 64-year-old man is suspected of DUI because of the “unmistakable odor” of alcohol on his breath,…


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September 18, 2013 at 7:15 AM

Renton police arrest boyfriend of shooting victim

UPDATE: 7:15 a.m. Wednesday | Renton police have arrested the boyfriend of a 21-year-old woman who was shot in the leg Tuesday in the Renton Highlands neighborhood. The man, 18, was booked into jail for investigation of first-degree assault. Details of the victim’s medical condition have not been released by police. UPDATE: 6:38 p.m. | Renton police are speaking with…


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