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September 18, 2014 at 1:55 PM

Black Diamond man pleads not guilty to killing mother in 2010

A Black Diamond man accused of stabbing his elderly mother to death in August 2010 pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to first-degree premeditated murder. Cecil Walker, 54, is accused of the Aug. 27, 2010, slaying of Ella Walker. The same charge was dismissed in January 2012 after Walker was ruled mentally incompetent and sent to…

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September 10, 2014 at 12:47 PM

Suspect arrested in double stabbing near South Lake Union

Update 2:38 p.m. A man wanted for allegedly stabbing two people near South Lake Union was arrested in Belltown after allegedly mugging someone on the street. “Officers were out looking for him,” said Seattle police spokesman Drew Fowler. Details of  the robbery weren’t released. The man was arrested at Third Avenue and Bell Street around 2:30 p.m. Fowler said the man…

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September 10, 2014 at 11:33 AM

Murder charge refiled in 2010 stabbing of Black Diamond woman

A Black Diamond man who was sent to the state mental hospital after allegedly stabbing his elderly mother to death in August 2010 is once again facing criminal charges. Cecil Walker, 54, was charged last week with first-degree premeditated murder in connection with the Aug. 27, 2010, slaying of Ella Walker. The same charge was dismissed in January…

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September 8, 2014 at 2:42 PM

2 men plead guilty to violent Kirkland home invasion

Two men who attacked an 18-year-old man with knives during a vicious home-invasion in Kirkland last year have each pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree murder and first-degree burglary, according to King County prosecutors. Blessing Gainey, 21, pleaded guilty to the charges on Friday, while his co-defendant, Vincent “Vinny” Sisounong, 22, entered guilty pleas on Monday afternoon, said…

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August 26, 2014 at 6:27 PM

Police: Man found dead at fairgrounds killed himself

Puyallup police say a man found dead Sunday in a parking lot at the Washington State Fair apparently died of a self-inflicted stab wound to the chest. Puyallup police say citizens called 911 just before 5:30 p.m. Sunday to say there was a body in the blue parking lot. Police arrived and found the dead man and…

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August 22, 2014 at 10:03 AM

Woman stabbed while waiting for bus in South Park

UPDATE: 1:48 p.m. | The woman who was stabbed while waiting for a bus in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood Friday morning said she was attacked by two women, one woman she knew and a stranger, according to a Seattle Police report. The woman told officers she had known the person who attacked her for about three years and only knew the…

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August 20, 2014 at 2:28 PM

Man charged in fatal stabbing at Bellevue Burger King

A 38-year-old man was charged Wednesday with second-degree murder in connection with the fatal stabbing of another man at a Bellevue Burger King on Sunday Prosecutors allege in court documents that Steven Padilla walked up and started stabbing Jose Arias, 65, with a 10-inch knife for apparently no reason. Arias, who appeared to be sleeping when he…

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August 18, 2014 at 5:04 PM

Victim asleep when he was fatally stabbed in Bellevue Burger King

The 65-year-old man who was fatally stabbed inside a Bellevue Burger King on Sunday afternoon appeared to be sleeping when he was attacked, according to court documents. The alleged assailant, a 38-year-old homeless man, is being held in King County Jail on investigation of first-degree murder. King County prosecutors said the suspect will have a bond hearing…

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August 14, 2014 at 10:14 AM

Man stabbed in White Center Thursday morning

King County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a man who stabbed another man in the back after they were refused entry to a White Center bar early Thursday morning. The two men were standing in the 9600 block of 16th Avenue Southwest around 1:22 a.m. when the stabbing occurred, said Sheriff’s spokeswoman D.B. Gates. The two men knew…

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August 13, 2014 at 8:23 AM

Seattle police investigating a stabbing Wednesday morning

UPDATE, 5 p.m. | Witnesses told police that the man who was stabbed in the chest at a homeless encampment had argued with another man around 4:30 a.m., the Seattle Police Department said Wednesday afternoon. Both men then left the area in the Chinatown International District neighborhood, but one man returned a few minutes later covered in blood….

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