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December 25, 2013 at 1:16 PM

Chinatown fire cause still unknown; authorities monitor for possible collapse

Concerned that the old structure may collapse, Seattle firefighters are still unable to enter the building in the Chinatown International District that burned Tuesday night,  a Seattle Fire Department spokeswoman said today. Engineers and building inspectors will come to the site Thursday to determine whether cranes and other heavy equipment may be needed to support or bring…


Comments | Topics: 665 S. King St., Chinatown-International District, fire

October 25, 2013 at 3:37 PM

Man convicted in Wah Mee Massacre granted parole

Tony Ng, one of three men convicted in the 1983 Wah Mee Massacre, has been granted parole. On Friday, three members of the state Indeterminate Sentence Review Board voted in favor of releasing Ng, whose full name is Wai-Chiu Ng. The fourth board member, Kecia Rongen, voted against his release. Ng, now 56, was convicted of…


Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: Dan Satterberg, Tony Ng, Wah Mee

August 13, 2013 at 2:01 PM

Man convicted in 1983 Wah Mee massacre seeks release

The Associated Press ABERDEEN — One of the three men convicted in the 1983 massacre of 13 people at a Seattle gambling club went before a parole board Tuesday in a prison at Aberdeen to seek his release after 30 years in prison. Wai Chiu “Tony” Ng was convicted of robbery and assault for his role in…


Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: Indeterminate Sentence Review Board, Seattle, Tony Ng