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  1. Sheriff: Deputy's car was rammed when partner shot teenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The King County Sheriff's Office says a deputy was trapped between two patrol vehicles when his partner shot and wounded a 17-year-old suspected of stealing a car. Sgt. Stan Seo says the deputies had pursued the car, a Lexus reported stolen from Federal Way, into a dead end at an apartment complex in SeaTac Thursday night.

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  2. Thaddeus 'Thad' Bowman, 41, Bonney Lake, Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... E. Bowman and Martha McCartney (Rambo), he was a resident of Washington State for 12 years. Thad was employed at King County, Washington Division of Refuse, where he worked as a heavy equipment operator. He retired in 2003 from the U.S. Army Corps ...

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  3. Teen shot by police in SeaTac remains hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    The 17-year-old boy shot in the head by a King County sheriff's deputy in SeaTac on Thursday night remained hospitalized Friday, while the deputy was placed on administrative leave. The 17-year-old boy shot in the head by a King County sheriff's deputy in SeaTac on Thursday night remained hospitalized Friday, while the deputy was placed on administrative leave.

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  4. City of SeaTac issues statement on Thursday night's officer-involved shootingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The SeaTac Blog

    ... thankful that no one else, including any other members of the public or our officers, were injured. We know the King County Sheriff's Office will keep us and our community informed of the results of their review and we have called upon them as our ...

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  5. Sheriff: Deputy's car was rammed when partner shot teenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The King County Sheriff's Office says a deputy was trapped in a shrinking space between two patrol vehicles when his partner shot and wounded a 17-year-old suspected of stealing a car. Sgt. Stan Seo said Friday that the deputies had pursed the car, a Lexus reported stolen from Federal Way, into a dead end at an apartment complex Thursday night.

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  6. Deputy shoots 17-year-old suspected car thief in SeatacRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... a stolen car with his partner. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1HSZGLs SEATAC, Wash. -- A King County sheriff's spokesman said a 17-year-old boy is at Harborview after being shot in the head by a King County Sheriff Deputy. The ...

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  7. King County sheriff's spokesman: Deputy shoots, wounds teen in SeaTacRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Authorities say a King County sheriff's deputy shot and wounded a 17-year-old boy Thursday night in SeaTac, south of Seattle, after a brief chase involving a stolen car. KOMO-TV reported the teen was shot in the head and taken to Harborview Medical Center.

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  8. City teams up with agencies to restore Bear CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Redmond Reporter

    ... teamed up with the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), King Conservation District (KCD) and King County Flood Control District (KCFCD) to create a more fish-friendly environment and earlier this month, that work was completed. ...

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  9. Deputies shoot 17-year-old after car chase in SeaTacRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    A 17-year-old boy was shot in the head by a King County sheriff's deputy Thursday evening after he allegedly tried to ram his car into an officer during a stolen-vehicle pursuit. The teen was spotted in what King County sheriff's deputies believe was a stolen vehicle on International Boulevard around 8:20 p.m., according to sheriff's spokesman Sgt.

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  10. Examiner's Office: Woman found dead in Bellevue apartment was strangledRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellevue Reporter

    A dead woman found by maintenance workers in a Bellevue apartment unit under construction back in February was strangled, according to the King County Medical Examiner's Office. Bellevue Police declined to release much information following the discovery of 29-year-old Annelise Harrison on Feb. 7, three days after she was allegedly killed inside an empty Ridgedale Apartment unit along 141st Court Southeast.

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  11. Check This OutRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Real Change

    ... described how he travels around the county to get access to the Internet: Chris will travel to Kent to use the King County Library System's Internet access for two hours, then go to Southcenter Mall to use the free Wi-Fi there for an hour and a ...

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  12. Seal the deal: New law gives youths a breakRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Real Change

    When University of Washington law student Thomas O'Ban worked as an intern for the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, one thing that struck him was the immense amount of money youth in the juvenile justice system had to pay to have their criminal records sealed - sometimes tens of thousands in court fines, fees and restitution to victims. "It just struck me how completely unobtainable that would be for me, unless I had parents to pay for it," O'Ban said, "that their shot at a second chance seemed to depend on what kind of family they had."

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  13. Snoqualmie Trail to close for erosion protection workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    ... public safety and a nearby fiber optic cable line. Ongoing bank erosion and settling has repeatedly required King County Parks to close this portion of the Snoqualmie Valley Trail on short notice for emergency repairs in the past; this repair should ...

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  14. Blotter | Three bears visit Snoqualmie; Police encounter several intoxicated driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    ... Police took the driver into custody. She was too intoxicated to go to the Issaquah Jail and was taken to King County. Suspicious: At 3:03 p.m., employees of a business in the 110 block of East 4th Street, North Bend, called the police after an ...

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  15. Cities, Not States, To Foot Incarceration CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Center for Policy Analysis

    ... more than three times what they held in 1983. The larger the jail, the more ancillary or marginal costs to foot. King County, Washington, ends up eating about 21.5 percent of costs for its Seattle jails that fall outside of the jail budget, while ...

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  16. Deputy shoots teen after brief car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A brief Thursday night police chase in SeaTac ended with a King County sheriff's deputy shooting a 17-year-old theft suspect in the head. The incident started at about 8:20 p.m. when a deputy spotted a stolen car on Highway 99, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Police round up marijuana grow robbers | Charges say former employee easily linked to crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellevue Reporter

    ... Bellevue Police quickly tied 25-year-old employee Isaac Pollard to the crime, according to charging documents in King County Superior Court. Two men entered Origins through an unlocked door, one carrying what appeared to be a semiautomatic handgun, ...

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  18. King County sheriff: Person who fired at deputies is woundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A King County sheriff's spokesman says a person who fired at deputies Thursday night has been shot and wounded. The spokesman says the shooting happened in SeaTac, south of Seattle, during what started as a stolen vehicle recovery operation.

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  19. Officer-involved shooting reported in SeaTacRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    One person was shot and wounded by a law-enforcement officer in SeaTac after he opened fire during a stolen-vehicle pursuit Thursday evening. The incident began when deputies tried to recover a vehicle that had been stolen around 8:20 p.m., according to the King County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. King County sheriff: Person who fired at deputies is woundedRead the original story

    Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A King County sheriff's spokesman says a person who fired at deputies Thursday night has been shot and wounded. The spokesman says the shooting happened in SeaTac, south of Seattle, during what started as a stolen vehicle recovery operation.

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