An Olympia man was arrested Wednesday morning on State Route 510 near the Nisqually Red Wind Casino for eluding troopers and causing a collision that left a Yelm woman injured, according to Washington State Patrol.
Multiple law enforcement agencies gathered Wednesday morning in Olympia to announce a reward for information regarding three arson fires and one shooting at three Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall locations in Thurston County.
A burglary suspect admitted to prowling a car near Eatonville early Wednesday because he was the sole survivor of an eruption of Mount Rainier and he needed the gun and jacket he took to fend for himself, he told Pierce County sheriff’s deputies.
Washington State Patrol is looking for a 47-year-old Olympia man who was speeding on State Route 8, abandoned two passengers on the side of the road, led troopers on a chase, then fled on foot when he crashed his car Tuesday afternoon.
A 20-year-old Lewis County woman was arrested Wednesday in connection with the sexual assault and beating death of 16-year-old Ben Eastman III of Randle. She is the fourth person to be arrested in this case.
Lee Boyd Malvo, who received multiple life sentences for his role in the 2002 "Beltway sniper" killings, may have his fate decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. He faces resentencing because he was only 17 years old when he was first sentenced.
Miami-Dade police in Florida are looking for a man who filmed himself setting off a firework inside a Dollar Tree store near The Falls mall in southwest Miami-Dade on July 4th. The social media prankster goes by Doogang3x on Instagram.