Someone intentionally cut off the tongue of Annie, a 28-year-old horse in Yelm, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office. Her tongue was found nearby in the pasture. She has been euthanized because she was unable to swallow her food.
The victim of a suspected burglary and arson at a home north of Olympia is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone who provides information leading to an arrest, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office.
The Thurston County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help after the tongue was cut out of an adult female horse named Annie in Yelm on Tuesday. A horse rescue organization is offering a $2,000 reward for tips.
A Puyallup woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to embezzling nearly $300,000 from a Costco warehouse in Fife over a five-year span, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.
A man suspected of killing 12-year-old Michella Welch has been arrested. The 1986 murder is one of the biggest cold cases in Tacoma's history and was once thought to be linked to the death of Jennifer Bastian.
Following the recent Walmart shooting in Tumwater, law enforcement has confirmed the man shot at an ammunition case before being killed in the parking lot. Tim O. Day was known to law enforcement, may have suffered from mental illness.
The armed gunman who was shot and killed outside the Tumwater Walmart on Sunday afternoon was identified Monday as Tim O. Day, 44, of McCleary, Thurston County Coroner Gary Warnock said. An autopsy is set for Wednesday.
A suspect has been arrested in an arson attempt in Union City, California. She was caught on surveillance video trying to light a Molotov cocktail outside of Safari Kid preschool and daycare, police said. Authorities are investigating her motive.
Jurors in Pierce County Superior Court will begin deliberating Thursday in the case of Justin Jennings, who is charged with second-degree murder for the death of 50-year-old Christopher Burton. Burton was shot in a mobile home May 6, 2017.
Police are responding to a report of four cars struck by gunfire on State Route 509 in Des Moines Wednesday afternoon. Officials with the Washington State Patrol say there were no injuries and are looking for an "active shooter."