A former staff member at Kent-Meridian High School was charged Thursday with third-degree rape of a child and communication with a minor for immoral purposes involving a 15-year-old student, according to King County prosecutors.
A man accused of robbing a downtown Olympia bank on Monday, then getting on a bus, reportedly told police that the incident could have ended one of three ways: “I was gonna get away with it, get caught, or get killed.”
A 20-year-old man testified in court Wednesday that his former bus driver, Jimmy Wall, repeatedly raped and molested him when he was 10 years old. Wall’s attorney denied the claims, and alleged that the case was about “money and greed.”
A Rochester woman is accused of severely abusing an elementary school-aged girl — jumping on the child’s stomach, throwing her to the ground — leading to the girl’s hospitalization on more than one occasion.