Crime

Crime

Pot shop burglars caught on camera; police need help IDing them

Aberdeen police are looking for three men who were seen on camera in a burglary at a recreation marijuana store.

Crime

Fateful phone call left mother in disbelief

Kim Meline is suing the state and Western State Hospital for releasing her son Jonathan from involuntary commitment before he murdered his father in October, 2012. She describes her shock when she first received a phone call from the hospital that her son, who suffered from acute paranoid schizophrenia, was due to be released in January 2012.

Local

Demonstrators, Patriot Prayer and troopers in riot gear face off at Evergreen

Holding signs reading “Community Love” and other peaceful slogans, about 75 people gathered in front of the Evergreen State College library on Thursday afternoon. About 65 Washington State troopers in riot gear also showed up at the campus armed with rifles and dressed in riot gear. Both groups were anticipating the arrival of a group called Patriot Prayer.

Videos

Pot shop robbers caught on tape

Security footage of hooded thieves smashing a window to break in and rob an Aberdeen marijuana dispensary.
Courtesy Aberdeen Police
Pot shop robbers caught on tape 1:39

Pot shop robbers caught on tape

Fateful phone call left mother in disbelief 1:32

Fateful phone call left mother in disbelief

Alleged killer walks into court 0:14

Alleged killer walks into court

News conference about incident at Hawkins Middle School 3:05

News conference about incident at Hawkins Middle School