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RPD looking for help identifying alleged shoplifters

RICHLAND - Police are asking for your help in identifying a man and a woman as they investigate an alleged shoplifting incident at the Richland Walmart.These are images from surveillance footage that Richland police posted on their Facebook page.If you…

Man shot by deputy in Burien was carrying pen, not knife

BURIEN, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a man who was fatally shot by a King County Sheriff's deputy in Burien was carrying a pen and not a knife as initially reported.The Seattle Times reports ( ) the sheriff's office originally said Tommy Le had what was believed to be a knife and advanced on two deputies around midnight June 13.

Lawsuit filed following police shooting in Washington state

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - A western Washington state woman shot by police in 2014 has filed a federal lawsuit contending her civil rights were violated.The Kitsap Sun reports ( in a story on Friday that Corinna McGregor, who also uses the last name McGregor-Barth, in the lawsuit says she was holding a 12-inch, pink vaping device and didn't pose a threat.

Ex-boyfriend kills new boyfriend and then himself

SEATAC, Wash. (AP) - A man shot and wounded another man then turned the gun on himself in SeaTac, Washington.Police received a report of a shooting at about 9:45 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found one man dead with a gunshot wound to the head and another shot with life threatening injuries.King County Sheriff's spokeswoman Cindi West says police were told that the woman who lives at the house had her 29 year old boyfriend over visiting.