Tag Archive for Pierce County

Cold case homicide victim from 1998 is identified

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Thurston County sheriff’s detectives have identified a cold case homicide victim from 1998 as a missing Pierce County, Washington, man…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Man who attempted to flee courtroom sentenced

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A man who attempted to flee a Pierce County courtroom on Valentine’s Day has been sentenced to 26 years in prison…. …read more

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3 charged with murder in car theft vigilantism

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist says a man was killed for allegedly stealing a car in a case of what he calls “vigilante justice run amuk.”… …read more

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New trial for convicted Pierce County judge

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A state Court of Appeals has ordered a new trial for former Pierce County Superior Court Judge Michael Hecht who was convicted in 2009 of felony harassment and patronizing a prostitute…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Missing: NOREYNA ROGOWAY (WA)

NOREYNA ROGOWAY, Age Now: 16, Missing: 01/31/2014. Missing From PUYALLUP, WA. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Pierce County Sheriff’s Office (Washington) 1-253-798-4721. …read more

From: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children – WA

Wash. man gets 16 1/2 years for shaking infant son

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County, Wash., prosecutor says a 19-year-old man has been sentenced to 16 1/2 years in prison for violently shaking his 7-day-old son, severely injuring the boy…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

3rd trial: man gets 74 years in Wash. murder case

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — After three trials, a Pierce County, Wash., man convicted of killing one woman, paralyzing another and killing her unborn baby in 1991 has been sentenced to 74 years in prison…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Defendant tries to flee Pierce Co. courtroom

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A man convicted of attempted murder tried to flee a Pierce County courtroom Friday, making it to the door before corrections deputies took him down…. …read more

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Tacoma man charged with killing daughter, 2

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County prosecutor says a Tacoma man squeezed his 2-year-old daughter to death to punish his wife for separating…. …read more

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Tacoma-area man suspected of killing daughter

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County sheriff’s office says a man killed his 2-year-old daughter at a Tacoma-area apartment…. …read more

From: AP Washington News