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    NEWS

    Three Suspects Arrested In Connection To 2017 Quadruple Murder In Washington

    Three people have been arrested in connection to the killing of a Washington family years ago. The suspects were arrested this week and accused of murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Young Mom Murdered In Washington Apartment, Suspect Now In Cuffs

    A Washington man has been arrested in connection with the death of his girlfriend, a mother of three, in Tacoma. He is facing several charges.
    By David Wetzel
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    NEWS

    He Killed His Ex-Wife When She Came To Pick Up Their Kids. It Was After He Allegedly Killed A Homeless Man As Practice.

    A Spokane, Washington state man who killed his wife after allegedly murdering a homeless man has been sentenced to more than 31 years in prison.
    By David Wetzel
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    COLD CASES

    In 1986, A 12-year-old Girl Was Raped And Murdered. It Took More Than 35 Years For Her Family To Get Justice.

    In 1986, a girl was murdered in a Washington park, but her case went cold. Now, more than 35 years later, her killer was finally sent to prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Survivalist Fugitive Accused Of Child Porn Crimes Captured Six Years After He Faked His Death, Authorities Say

    An Iowa survivalist set to go on trial on child pornography charges who faked his own death six years ago was recently captured in Washington, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    A woman was last seen leaving her birthday celebration. Police say they arrested the man who raped and murdered her.

    In Washington, a woman went missing after her birthday celebration, police said. They arrested a suspect for rape and murder but haven't found the victim's remains.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Washington woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend with four-foot sword during argument

    A Washington woman was behind bars after she allegedly used a sword to stab her boyfriend after the two got into a dispute, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Washington murder victim’s wife, her two sons, caught two months after body found buried in concrete under shed

    A Washington man was found buried in concrete, and his fugitive wife and her two sons have been apprehended in Arizona in connection to his murder last year.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • husband claims wife shot herself in the head police now charge him with her murder
    NEWS

    Husband claims wife shot herself in the head, police now say it was murder

    A Washington man claims his wife shot herself in the head, killing herself. Police now say the man has been arrested and charged in connection to her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    MISSING

    She told her mother she would walk back home from school. More than 40 years later, she’s still missing.

    Jamie Grissim was set to return from her school in Washington but never returned. Decades later, she is still missing but might have been murdered by a serial killer.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Cops: Alleged drug deal goes bad, man shot dead and teen suspect charged with murder

    An alleged drug deal went bad in Washington, as the dealer was shot to death in his car. Police say a teen has been arrested and charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    TRIAL ARCHIVES

    He was convicted of two cold-case murders in Washington. Here is why prosecutors will again have to prove he's a killer.

    A new trial has been granted for a man convicted of cold case murders after a jury issue. DNA genealogy helped identify the suspected killer.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Duo asked for a ride from a couple in Washington. Then committed murder, cops say.

    Suspects asked a couple for a ride in Washington, police said. But, one of the suspects took out a gun and a shot was fired. One person was killed.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Washington mom smoked fentanyl with 11-year-old daughter as the child died of an overdose: cops

    A Washington woman regularly smoked opioids with her 11-year-old daughter, and the child overdosed, police said. The mom has been charged in the case.
    By Nate Homan
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    COLD CASES

    A 9-year-old was murdered in 1959 as she sold cookies. Police have just identified her alleged killer.

    Police in Washington have named a suspect in the killing of a 9-year-old in 1959. Candy Rogers was selling cookies when she was raped and murdered.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Authorities use tree DNA to convict man involved in maple poaching scheme that resulted in massive forest fire

    A Washington man convicted of unlawfully harvesting trees in a scheme that resulted in a massive forest fire was sentenced to 20 months behind bars.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • years after baby girl killed father charged with murder using sedative
    NEWS

    2 years after baby girl killed, her father is accused of murder using 'powerful sedative'

    A 2-month-old girl was killed over two years ago. Now police are saying the girl's father used a "powerful sedative" on the baby, which caused her death.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Father in Oregon accused of kidnapping, murdering his 2-year-old daughter

    An Oregon man is accused of taking his daughter and then calling her mother with threats before killing the child, police said. The suspect was charged with murder
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Washington father accused of murdering his daughter’s boyfriend for selling her to sex traffickers: police

    The father of an underage girl whose boyfriend sold her to a sex trafficking ring is under arrest in Washington after he allegedly killed the man, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Elderly couple found dead in their Washington home, son accused of murder: police

    A son is accused of killing his elderly parents inside a Washington home, authorities said. The suspect had a no-contact order with his parents, police noted.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Argument leads to shooting, killing on Washington highway, police said.

    An argument between two men in Washington leads to a shooting and one man dead on highway, shutting it down while police investigate the murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Shooter reportedly flees in waiting car after quadruple homicide in Washington

    An unknown assailant shot dead four people in Washington and is still on the run, according to police. Officers continue to hunt for the homicide suspect.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Two men arrested for allegedly killing a man who was reported missing in Washington

    A 19-year-old man has turned himself in for the murder of a missing Washington man, and a 20-year-old man has been arrested. Both were charged with first-degree murder.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    A Seattle prosecutor was murdered decades ago and the reward was just increased to $2.5 million. Can you help?

    The reward for help in solving the murder case of federal prosecutor Thomas Wales has been increased to $2.5 million. He was killed at his home in 2001.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    15-year-old girl steals car, hits and kills jogger while trying to 'scare him': report

    A 15-year-old Washington girl stole her godmother's car and proceeded to hit and kill a jogger while her friend says she was trying to "scare him," police say.
    By Todd Betzold
  • man kills brother and flees scene in porsche crashes car killing two men
    NEWS

    Man murders relative, flees scene in Porsche, cops say. He then crashed killing two more people.

    A Washington man shot and killed his relative before fleeing the scene in a Porsche. Police say the man then crashed, killing two more victims.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    College student having affair with a married man used scholarship money to pay to have his wife killed: Feds

    A college student in Washington paid $5,000 on the dark web to have a woman killed, federal investigators say. The woman was the wife of a man the student had an affair with.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man found guilty of 2019 strangulation murder of transgender teenager in Washington

    A man in Washington has been convicted of killing a transgender teen. The victim was strangled and the suspect faces up to 20 years in prison.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Convict unwittingly admits to raping prison cellmate's sister. Fellow inmate then beat the pedophile to death.

    A Washington convict was given an additional prison sentence for the murder of his cellmate. The victim confessed to raping his cellmate's sister.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    COLD CASES

    The brutal and slaying of a rock star on the rise: The killing of Mia Zapata

    The killing of Mia Zapta, a musician in the Grunge scene in the 1990s, left its mark on Seattle. But, it took nearly a dozen years for her killer to face charges.
    By Jean Campbell
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    MURDER & MAYHEM

    Washington mother accused of neglecting, starving autistic twins to death

    Autistic Washington twins found dead in barricaded room, Silverdale mother charged with starving the pair. She “lost track of the days and believed she had starved them to death."”
    By Nate Homan
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    MURDER & MAYHEM

    Two people arrested in connection to 10-week-old baby, but police withhold suspects' identities

    A 10-week-old baby died and two people were charged in connection to the homicide. But, police have not released the suspect's names. The mom said the suspects were friends.
    By Nate Homan
  • seattle woman maces mother and son in elevator over delta variant concerns
    NEWS

    Washington woman allegedly maces mother and son in elevator, blames COVID-19 Delta variant concerns

    A Washington woman allegedly maced a mother and son in an elevator. Police say the reason was because of the woman's concern over the Delta variant.
    By Todd Betzold
  • washington man assaults and rapes ex girlfriend on ride home from prison
    NEWS

    Washington man assaults, rapes ex-girlfriend during ride home from prison, police say

    A Washington man assaults his ex-girlfriend during a ride home from prison, police say. He has been charged with rape and kidnapping in connection to the case.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Authorities take man into custody for murder of special needs man in Seattle’s infamous ‘CHOP’ Zone

    A Washington man was apprehended in connection with last year’s death of a man in Seattle in what was known before it was cleared as Seattle’s “CHOP” Zone.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Washington man fatally shoots estranged wife in bar while she was working, cops say

    A Washington man is under arrest after he went to the bar where his wife was working and shot her to death, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Bail set at $2 million for alleged gang member accused of killing 18-year-old woman

    A suspect has been arrested in connection to a 2019 murder in Wenatchee, Washington. The suspect was allegedly a member of a gang, which motivated the crime.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    One dead, three injured after shooting over fireworks on Seattle beach, police say

    One man was killed and three others were injured during a shooting on a Seattle beach that was over fireworks, police said. A teen suspect is in custody.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Texas man arrested after sexually abusing children for more than three decades, cops say

    Aaron Von Blackwolf, 46, has been arrested and linked to five child sexual abuse cases in Irving, Texas, and dozens more nationwide. Police say the abuse spans decades.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Seattle man stole cop's car after she was killed helping at a wreck scene, officials say

    A Washington man is accused of stealing the car of an off-duty cop who stopped to help at a car crash, according to officials. The officer worked for Seattle police.
    By Nate Homan
  • reservation
    NEWS

    Man murders person he thought snitched on his crimes, leaves her on Indian reservation

    A man in Washington was convicted of murdering a Native American woman he thought witnessed an assault. The victim was shot in the head and left on a reservation.
    By Becca Horowitz
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