Olympia Man Burgled When Asked For The Time

ABERDEEN, Wash. – A local transient is in custody this morning after attacking and robbing a 30 year old Olympia man on State street last night. Police say the victim was walking towards Safeway when approached by a man asking for the time, he was then knocked to the ground and robbed. Officers searched the area and the suspect, a 38 year old Aberdeen man was located by a State Patrol Officer. After a positive ID by the victim, the man was taken into custody and is expected to be charged with robbery and possession of methamphetamine charges.


News Director of Jodesha Broadcasting since October 2007. Dave Haviland moved to Grays Harbor in 1979 and graduated from Aberdeen High School in 1993.