Crime

Kennewick firefighters extinguish 'suspicious' fire

KENNEWICK, Wash. - Kennewick firefighters extinguished a 'suspicious' fire on Tuesday night. Around 10:15 p.m., first responders were alerted to the fire near E Albany Avenue and N Date Street. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire, which police say appear to…

At least 8 inmates escape Yakima County jail, officials say

UPDATE: 14 inmates broke fire door to escape Yakima County jail, sparked by fears of COVID-19, officials say --- YAKIMA, Wash. — Officials say multiple inmates at the Yakima County jail escaped about 7:10 p.m. Monday. https://www.facebook.com/KAPPKVEW/posts/10159634381409746 Eight of the…

Pasco man arrested for abusing infant, breaking multiple bones

WARNING: This story contains disturbing details. PASCO, Wash. – Police arrested a 20-year-old man for abusing an infant so badly that they suffered multiple broken bones and substantial bruising. According to the Pasco Police Department, someone called Child Protective Services…

WSP trooper arrests driver speeding 132 mph in Kennewick

KENNEWICK, Wash. - A driver was arrested for speeding 132 mph in Kennewick on Friday morning. According to Trooper Chris Thorson, he had just started his shift when he caught the driver who was headed from Kent to Louisiana. https://twitter.com/wspd3pio/status/1241014958344695810