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November 19, 2014 at 5:53 AM

Body in Federal Way linked to shootout, robbery in Pierce County

UPDATED, 10:30 a.m. | Police say a man found dead Tuesday night outside a Federal Way apartment complex may be one of the suspects from a home invasion robbery earlier Tuesday in Lakewood. Police said Wednesday the body apparently was intentionally left in the parking lot of the Club Palisades Apartments. A woman who thought…


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November 17, 2014 at 8:16 AM

Man dead, deputy injured in Whatcom County shootout

BELLINGHAM — A man is dead and a sheriff’s deputy injured after a five-hour standoff ended in a shootout in Whatcom County. Sheriff Bill Elfo tells KGMI deputies responded Sunday afternoon to neighbors who feared for their safety because a man was firing a gun in his back yard in the community of Kendall. Elfo says the…


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July 20, 2014 at 2:04 PM

Man dead in shootout with police in Kent

Kent Police officers work at a scene near South 228th Street and 86th Avenue South in Kent, where police killed a male suspect after both parties reportedly exchanged gunfire Sunday, July 20. One of the shots hit a propane tank, caused an explosion and damaged a greenhouse, seen in the background. Four police officers…


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September 24, 2013 at 7:01 AM

Tuesday Memo: Truck-theft suspect killed in shootout… Bertha digs in … Police body cams

National Weather Service forecast Shootout leaves one dead: A man reportedly trying to steal a truck in Maple Valley was shot dead by the truck’s owner early this morning. A woman was arrested in a car the couple are believed to have stolen earlier. More information on the story soon. Water ban in…


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September 24, 2013 at 5:52 AM

Marine fatally shoots man breaking into his car in Maple Valley.

A man in Maple Valley killed a suspected vehicle prowler during a shootout early this morning. King County sheriff’s investigators were called to the 21800 block of Southeast 236th Place and found a man in his 20s dead, said Deputy Charlie Akers. The vehicle owner had taken a dog out for a walk and found the…


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May 20, 2013 at 6:16 AM

Woman wounded in south Seattle shootout

The Associated Press Police say two groups exchanged shots across a south Seattle street Sunday night just before midnight, wounding a woman in the leg. Officers have arrested one suspect and seized a handgun. Police received multiple reports of shots fired across Martin Luther King Jr. Way South. Officers found the woman hiding and medics took her to…


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