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FBI seeks information on bank robber nicknamed the ‘Quick-Change Bandit’

Quick Change Bandit

The Seattle Safe Streets Task Force is seeking information about a bank robber nicknamed the “Quick-Change Bandit.” The unidentified bank robber is believed to have robbed at least two different banks within an hour on Monday, August 18 and changed

Shelton felon arrested for plotting to blow up store and gas station as bank robbery diversion

A recently released prison inmate was arrested on Monday for plotting to blow up a large store and gas station as part of his bank robbery scheme, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan. LARRY GILLETTE, 53, of Shelton, Washington, is

Skull found in Westport crab pot not missing McCleary girl

The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office confirmed today that the skull found by a crabber in Westport is not that of missing McCleary girl, Lindsey Baum. Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate tells us in February they responded to a report

Bogus email urges Grays Harbor residents to report to court

HOQUIAM, Wash. – Some Grays Harbor residents are getting hit with a new scam e-mail that says they have a court date in “the court of Washington” on January 17th. Hoquiam’s Municipal court reports the email usually has a subject

Cyber Monday Alert: “Spearfishing” Avoid counterfeit sites and products

Cyber Monday kicks off the online holiday shopping season, and federal law enforcement officials are warning about cyber scams that can wreck your holiday spirit.  U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan and Brad Bench, Special Agent in Charge of U.S. Immigration

Former Copalis Beach Woman Convicted of Embezzling Quinault Tribal Funds

QUINAULT, Wash. - A 48 year old Las Vegas woman was convicted yesterday of twenty counts of embezzling money from the Quinault Indian Nation. court documents state that Louise Ludwig, then a resident of Copalis Beach, Washington, was employed in

Tacoma Man Sentenced to 18 Years

A Federal Way, Washington man who previously served 14 years in prison for bank robbery was sentenced today to 18 years in prison for the March 10, 2010 robbery of a U.S. Bank branch in Tacoma, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny


            ART ARNOLD WELLER, 49, of Ocean Shores, Washington, pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to Receipt of Child Pornography.  WELLER