Crime Section

Washington State Patrol seeking public’s help solving drive-by shooting on I-5

Washington State Patrol seeking public’s help solving drive-by shooting on I-5

The Washington State Patrol is seeking the public’s help for information about a drive-by shooting that injured a motorist on I-5 March 23, 2016 at approximately 12:51 a.m. According to the victim,... [Read more]

House fire in Tukwila Friday afternoon being investigated as arson

House fire in Tukwila Friday afternoon being investigated as arson

A house fire in the 5600 block of S. 150th Street in Tukwila (map below) Friday is being investigated as arson. Here are some relevant Tweets: Working Residential Fire : 5600 S 150 ST, Tukwila —... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time lapse video of demolition of the Spruce Motel

VIDEO: Time lapse video of demolition of the Spruce Motel

The City of Tukwila is in the process of demolishing four motels on Tukwila International Boulevard, and on Feb. 24 the Spruce Motel, located at 14442 Pacific Hwy S., bit the dust: Reports are that these... [Read more]

Bomb threat prompts Tukwila Police response to Showalter Middle School

Bomb threat prompts Tukwila Police response to Showalter Middle School

The Tukwila School District announced Wednesday, Jan. 13, that a bomb threat made against Showalter Middle School has promoted police to respond. The threat – made on Facebook – caused police to bring... [Read more]

Impaired driver strikes, kills pedestrian on Military Road Monday night

Impaired driver strikes, kills pedestrian on Military Road Monday night

An impaired drive struck and killed a pedestrian in the 15000 block of Military Road in Tukwila Monday night, Dec. 28, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. The tragic accident occurred... [Read more]

PODCAST: Apartment fire displaces 3 families; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

PODCAST: Apartment fire displaces 3 families; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

Here’s episode #27 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

PODCAST: Shooting in SeaTac kills 1; Jack Mayne Commentary; forecast, more

PODCAST: Shooting in SeaTac kills 1; Jack Mayne Commentary; forecast, more

Here’s episode #26 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burglary suspect dies in SeaTac; Jack Mayne Commentary & more

PODCAST: Burglary suspect dies in SeaTac; Jack Mayne Commentary & more

Here’s episode #24 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Do our Cops get a Bum Rap? Police Officer Recognition Day is Sept. 12

Do our Cops get a Bum Rap? Police Officer Recognition Day is Sept. 12

by Michael J. West If you think our police are being maligned and disrespected, here’s an opportunity to show your support and recognize an Outstanding Police Officer at ‘Police Officer Recognition... [Read more]

Police seeking suspect with ‘HATRED’ tattoo on face in Tukwila shooting

Police seeking suspect with ‘HATRED’ tattoo on face in Tukwila shooting

Police are seeking Kevin M. Vaughn, a suspect in the Thursday morning shooting in Tukwila. He has the word “HATRED” tattooed above his forehead. Two men on motorcycles shot at police as they... [Read more]