Tagged with 'shooting'

LISTEN: 911 call audio from homeowner who shot & killed burglar released

LISTEN: 911 call audio from homeowner who shot & killed burglar released

UPDATE April 30, 2019: The King County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, April 30 released 911 call audio from the homeowner who shot and killed a burglar at his White Center Home on April 22. Police... [Read more]

UPDATE: Homeowner shoots, kills intruder in White Center

UPDATE: Homeowner shoots, kills intruder in White Center

UPDATE Monday, April 22 3:45 p.m.: Early Monday morning (April 22), at around 2:40 a.m. near the 9800 block of 13th Ave SW in White Center (map below), a homeowner awoke to the sound of a window shattering... [Read more]

Victim shot in leg near Starbucks in White Center Saturday

Victim shot in leg near Starbucks in White Center Saturday

At around 12:35 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 23, the King County Sheriff’s Office received multiple calls stating that someone on a bike near a Starbucks at SW 100th Street & 16th Ave SW fired a gunshot,... [Read more]

White Center murder suspect Mical Roberts arrested Friday without incident

White Center murder suspect Mical Roberts arrested Friday without incident

On Friday, Mar. 1, 2019, the King County Sheriff’s Office arrested White Center murder suspect Mical Roberts without incident in Tacoma. Police say he was arrested just after 10 a.m. with the assistance... [Read more]

Gunshots fired at Taradise Café in White Center Friday night

Gunshots fired at Taradise Café in White Center Friday night

On Friday night, Feb. 22 at 9:30 p.m., the King County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a shooting at the Taradise Café, located in the 9800 block of 16th Ave SW in White Center (map below). Police... [Read more]

UPDATE: Man who barricaded self in Subway in White Center charged

UPDATE: Man who barricaded self in Subway in White Center charged

Charges have been filed by the King County Prosecutors Office of two counts of Assault 2 against suspect Walter C. Montoya for his assault against two King County Sheriff’s Deputies during a Feb.... [Read more]

Sheriff’s Office cracks 1995 cold case, arrests 2 for murder of Kenny Ruffer

Sheriff’s Office cracks 1995 cold case, arrests 2 for murder of Kenny Ruffer

On Wednesday, Feb. 13, the King County Sheriff’s Office announced that they had cracked a cold case from 1995, and had arrested two suspects for Murder 1 charges. Police say that on Nov. 27, 1995,... [Read more]

Armed suspect barricades self in Subway restaurant in White Center

Armed suspect barricades self in Subway restaurant in White Center

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post has been updated with new information from the King County Sheriff’s Office: On Monday, Feb. 4, at 4:15 p.m., King County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to... [Read more]

Online fundraisers started for teen blinded by shooting on SR 509

Online fundraisers started for teen blinded by shooting on SR 509

Online fundraisers have been started for Andy, a 14-year old student at Cascade Middle School who was blinded when a random bullet struck him in the head while traveling in a van with his family on SR... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help solving White Center homicide

Police seeking public’s help solving White Center homicide

The King County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help solving a recent homicide in White Center. Police say that on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at approximately 2:12 a.m., Mr. Martin... [Read more]

Police seeking info on SR 509 shooting near 1st Ave S. bridge that left teen blind

Police seeking info on SR 509 shooting near 1st Ave S. bridge that left teen blind

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) and King County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) are requesting assistance from the community in locating the individual responsible for a Dec. 20, 2018 shooting that hit a child... [Read more]

Man found shot dead in White Center early Wednesday morning

Man found shot dead in White Center early Wednesday morning

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a 51-year old man was found dead from a gunshot wound in the 10400 block of 15th Ave SW in White Center early Wednesday morning, Jan. 16. Police... [Read more]

26-year old man shot in hand in White Center Wednesday night

26-year old man shot in hand in White Center Wednesday night

The King County Sheriff’s Office reports that a 26-year old man was shot in in the 9600 block of 15th Ave SW of White Center on Wednesday night, Dec. 5. The victim suffered gunshot to his hand, and... [Read more]

Man shot, killed inside home near White Center Monday night

Man shot, killed inside home near White Center Monday night

The King County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the 10000 block of 1st Ave SW near White Center (map below). The male victim was apparently shot and killed inside a home. No... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

King County Sheriff’s Detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a man who is wanted for shooting and killing two men in White Center earlier this month. Police say that Merle Charles Buchanan,... [Read more]

If you heard gunshots early Thursday morning, here’s what happened

If you heard gunshots early Thursday morning, here’s what happened

If you heard gunshots in White Center around 2:30 a.m. early Thursday morning (Jan. 11), here’s what the King County Sheriff’s Office told The White Center Blog: Multiple neighbors in the 10400... [Read more]

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a shooting outside Club Taradise early Saturday (Jan. 6) has left one man dead and another injured. Police say that shortly after 1 a.m., King County... [Read more]

Arrest made in Friday’s fatal shooting of Burien man in White Center

Arrest made in Friday’s fatal shooting of Burien man in White Center

King County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a 27-year old Burien man that took place near SW 96th Street and 15th Ave. SW in White Center on Friday night... [Read more]

Shooting kills Burien man in White Center Friday night

Shooting kills Burien man in White Center Friday night

Photos by Aaron Wells As King County Sheriff’s Deputies were investigating a shooting in Burien Friday night (Nov. 10), a separate incident took place near the DSHS office at 15th Ave. SW and... [Read more]

Employee shot during robbery at Star 21 pot shop

Employee shot during robbery at Star 21 pot shop

A store employee was shot and wounded Tuesday night (Sept. 12) during a robbery at the Star 21 marijuana shop in the 11000 block of 1st Ave South (map below). The employee was shot in the shoulder and... [Read more]