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Crime

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Updated 10 hours, 48 minutes ago

Othello police seek suspect in stabbing

Othello police are looking for an Othello man in connection with a stabbing at an Othello motel Saturday night.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Police work in the spotlight: Legislation to change law enforcement gains traction; local police chiefs comment

As the Washington Legislature moves past the halfway mark of this year’s session, bills that aim to reform law enforcement agencies also advance day by day.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Othello man pleads not guilty to manslaughter

An Othello man pleaded not guilty Monday in Adams County Superior Court to first-degree manslaughter in the death of his 4-year-old son Feb. 27.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Former Moses Lake man pleads not guilty to numerous sex crimes

A College Place man charged with multiple sex crimes in Moses Lake pleaded not guilty Monday in Grant County Superior Court.

Updated 1 month ago
Man indicted in federal court for allegedly possessing bomb

A Moses Lake man was indicted Tuesday in U.S. District Court for unlawfully possessing an unregistered firearm/destructive device.

Updated 1 month ago
In the right place: Royal City’s new police chief has found his niche

Royal City Police Chief Rey Rodriguez said he decided early on that Royal City was the place for him.

Updated 1 month ago
Moses Lake police search for robbery suspects

Moses Lake police are looking for two robbery suspects.

Updated 1 month ago
Arraignment in Othello manslaughter case delayed

The arraignment of an Othello man charged with first-degree manslaughter in the death of his 4-year-old son has been postponed one week.

Updated 1 month ago
ML woman appears in court for alleged arson

A Moses Lake woman charged with second-degree arson appeared last week in Grant County Superior Court.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
SL man pleads not guilty

A Soap Lake man accused of raping two girls pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Grant County Superior Court.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Woman in Ephrata-area collision ID’d; Zillah man jailed on vehicular homicide

A Yakima County woman was identified Wednesday as the victim in a fatal collision near Ephrata Tuesday morning.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Police chase leads to fatal accident south of Ephrata

A section of Dodson Road, just south of the Ephrata city limits, was closed for much of Tuesday morning after a police chase led to a woman's death in a coll...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Man charged with manslaughter in 4-year-old son's death

An Othello man was charged Wednesday with first-degree manslaughter in the death of his 4-year-old son Feb. 27.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Man arrested in connection with stabbing near Othello

A man was booked into the Adams County Jail on suspicion of second-degree assault and tampering with a witness following a stabbing Sunday near Othello.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Trial set in alleged machete assault

The trial for a Moses Lake man accused of assaulting and threatening his housemate with a machete over a cellphone is scheduled for April 7.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Child dies with gunshot; father jailed

A 4-year-old Othello boy died after an accidental shooting Saturday, and friends of the family have started a fundraising campaign to help cover funeral and medical expenses.