Police responded to alarms at 1 a.m. July 29 at Lowe’s home improvement store at 5610 Corporate Center Lane Southeast. They say a suspect entered the store through the garden entrance and broke into several check stands, taking an undisclosed amount of cash.
Ricardo A. Gardin-Gonzalez, 32, is charged with first-degree murder, child rape, and kidnapping in the deaths of his estranged wife and her mother, as well as an assault on his stepdaughter, on July 31.
A 46-year-old man will likely face first-degree assault charges after a 47-year-old man was stabbed in the back, torso and side early Wednesday morning in downtown Olympia. A court commissioner set bail for Jesse E. Jones at $500,000.
A sharp-eyed airline passenger spotted another passenger texting about sexually assaulting children, leading officers in California and Washington state to arrest two people and find two young victims, authorities said Thursday.