Crime Section

SeaTac man arrested in connection with Burien teen’s death in White Center

SeaTac man arrested in connection with Burien teen’s death in White Center

Friday afternoon (March 21), King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives arrested an 18-year old SeaTac man in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year old Burien boy in White Center... [Read more]

17-year old shot and killed in White Center Wednesday night

17-year old shot and killed in White Center Wednesday night

A 17-year old was shot and killed in White Center Wednesday night (March 19) around 10 p.m., according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. “From what we can gather, there was some type of... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help finding missing purse from White Center attack

Police seeking public’s help finding missing purse from White Center attack

King County Sheriff’s detectives are trying to locate a purse (same as the one pictured above) that was stolen from a woman who was attacked and sexually assaulted near White Center earlier this month. Just... [Read more]

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

by Jack Mayne O’Reilly Auto Parts – which runs four auto parts stores in South King County – is being investigated by the Washington State Attorney General’s Office to determine if the company... [Read more]

UPDATE: Stolen 1993 Honda Accord found!

UPDATE: Stolen 1993 Honda Accord found!

UPDATE Jan. 8, 2014: WCB Reader Charmaine Slaven just sent us this update about her 1993 Honda Accord, which was stolen from her White Center driveway Tuesday: The car was found late last night! King Co.... [Read more]

Deadly shooting in White Center Wednesday morning

Deadly shooting in White Center Wednesday morning

King County Sheriff’s Officers have been searching for two suspects after a deadly shooting in White Center Wednesday morning (Nov. 27) around 2:15 a.m. Deputies arrived at the scene – near SW... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch police chase, stop car on SR-509 near White Center

VIDEO: Watch police chase, stop car on SR-509 near White Center

On Saturday night (Oct. 26), King County Sheriff’s deputies chased – and successfully stopped – a car on SR-509 after witnessing it traveling too slow and weaving across the roadway. “Believing... [Read more]

STOLEN: Blue 2010 Infiniti car from home in Shorewood neighborhood

STOLEN: Blue 2010 Infiniti car from home in Shorewood neighborhood

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: Tuan Tran reports that his blue Infiniti G37x was stolen from his Shorewood-area home sometime between Oct. 20 and Oct. 21: “The burglars broke into our home,... [Read more]

STOLEN: 1995 Acura Integra, last seen near Roxbury and 7th

STOLEN: 1995 Acura Integra, last seen near Roxbury and 7th

WCB Reader Ashley Makela wants everyone to be on the lookout for her stolen 1995 Acura Integra, which went missing last Wed. evening, Sept. 18 near Roxbury and 7th near the dog park (photos are not of... [Read more]

Recognize this man? He robbed the Key Bank in White Center

Recognize this man? He robbed the Key Bank in White Center

The King County Sheriff’s Office wants our Readers to be on the lookout for this man, who they say robbed the Key Bank on 17th Ave SW in White Center (map below) Friday just before 3 p.m. (click... [Read more]

Cu Van Truong sentenced to 50 years in prison for White Center Bakery murder

Cu Van Truong sentenced to 50 years in prison for White Center Bakery murder

The King County Prosecutor’s Office announced that Cu Van Truong was sentenced to 50 years in prison last Friday (Aug. 23) by Judge Katherine Shaffer for the 2011 murder of Jason Saechao in front... [Read more]