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Man charged with vehicular homicide 10 months after fatal Tumwater crash

Tanner D. Hultman was allegedly driving a Volkswagen Jetta on Black Lake Boulevard in Tumwater when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into two parked cars. His passenger, Konner House, died two days later at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The Thurston County Prosecutor’s Office filed the vehicular homicide charge on Sept. 14. Hultman pleaded not guilty to the charge on Sept. 16 before Thurston County Superior Court Judge James Dixon.

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Arrest warrants issued in Thurston County home invasion and robbery

Thurston County Sheriff’s Office detectives are searching for Mateusz S. Rudnik, 27, and Chloe T. Fontaine, 24, who are suspected of first-degree assault, first-degree robbery and unlawful imprisonment stemming from a Sept. 11 home invasion robbery. Investigation of a third, unidentified suspect continues.

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Washington State Fair can’t say whether man charged with indecent exposure in Tacoma worked in kid ride area

The Washington State Fair doesn’t know whether a man charged with indecent exposure had been working with the fair’s youngest visitors as he claimed, and it didn’t appear Friday officials planned to find out. Police arrested 58-year-old Ernest Volk on Tuesday for allegedly exposing himself in the yard of a Tacoma home. He reportedly told officers he worked in a kids play area of the fair.

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Still no arrests in downtown Olympia assault following drag show

Olympia police are still trying to identify suspects in a Sept. 4 downtown assault, which has been labeled a possible hate crime. A description of potential suspects comes from victim and witness statements. Multiple statements describe two suspects: a large, heavyset black man and a thin black man. One witness wrote that the large man wore a gray shirt, while the thin one wore black pants and a black shirt.

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'I miss the one thing that completes my every day,' says wife of shooting victim

Hyson Sabb, a 41-year-old Tacoma man, was shot and mortally wounded Saturday night on Tacoma’s Hilltop, police spokeswoman Loretta Cool said Sunday. His wife, Adreine Sabb, and cousin John Walker talk about him.
Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
'I miss the one thing that completes my every day,' says wife of shooting victim 1:47

'I miss the one thing that completes my every day,' says wife of shooting victim

Tenino vandalism victim discusses racist graffiti 2:08

Tenino vandalism victim discusses racist graffiti

Meet Semper, from the Olympia Police Department 2:31

Meet Semper, from the Olympia Police Department

OPD therapy dog hopes to be the right prescription for crime victims 2:37

OPD therapy dog hopes to be the right prescription for crime victims