Tuesday, September 21, 2021


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Updated 13 hours, 18 minutes ago

Gang-related graffiti rises in Moses Lake

“Taggings have increased significantly,” said Moses Lake Police Department Chief Kevin Fuhr.

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Moses Lake man arrested in connection with alleged homicide

A Moses Lake man was arrested early Friday in connection with an alleged homicide Sept. 11, according to a Moses Lake Police Department release.

Updated 1 week ago
ML police investigate 3 separate alleged shootings

Moses Lake police are investigating three separate alleged shootings in the past three days: one homicide, a drive-by and an alleged intruder/car thief, who ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Detectives seek occupants of vehicles seen near homicide scene

Grant County Sheriff’s Office detectives are looking for the occupants of three vehicles who allegedly were driving and/or riding at Airway Drive and state R...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Moses Lake police investigate alleged homicide, seek public’s help

Moses Lake police are investigating the alleged homicide of a 21-year-old Moses Lake man found dead Wednesday with a gunshot wound to the head, according to ...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
UPDATED: Police respond to possible gang-related shooting, injury

MOSES LAKE — A 19-year-old man was shot in the leg Thursday afternoon in a park in the 1200 block of South Balsam Street by two boys after he pepper-sprayed ...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Details change accusation against Mattawa man

A 56-year-old Mattawa man was accused Monday of first-degree murder after detectives revealed further information about him in connection with the alleged sh...

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Mattawa man jailed in connection with alleged homicide

A 56-year-old Mattawa man was booked early Friday morning into the Grant County Jail on suspicion of second-degree murder for allegedly shooting to death his...

Updated 1 month ago
Man pleads not guilty in double murder case

A Moses Lake man pleaded not guilty Monday in Grant County Superior Court to two counts of second-degree murder and one count of second-degree unlawful firea...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Motorcyclist collides with car in Moses Lake; police limited on pursuit

A speeding motorcyclist was able to escape apprehension and allegedly caused a collision because police said they couldn’t pursue the motorcycle due to laws, which took effect in July.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Quincy woman sentenced after 2018 fatal collision

A Quincy woman was sentenced Tuesday in Grant County Superior Court to 60 months (five years) in prison for apparently driving drunk, speeding and killing a man in a 2018 collision.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Jail escapee captured after anonymous tip

A Grant County Jail inmate who escaped July 4 was captured Saturday after Grant County Sheriff’s Office deputies received an anonymous tip, according to a GC...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Man held in alleged double murder

A Moses Lake man had his first appearance in Grant County Superior Court Monday afternoon and is being held on two counts of second-degree murder in connecti...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Othello looks to curb gang violence after shooting

OTHELLO — Othello city officials will look at ways to address gang activity after a shooting July 18 seriously injured a 15-year-old Othello boy.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Two found dead Saturday near Moses Lake

Two people were found dead just before noon Saturday in the 8000 block of Road 18 Northeast near Moses Lake and a likely suspect in their deaths is in custod...