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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Tag: crime

Fundraiser mounted for deceased Waterville woman’s family

WENATCHEE — Friends and relatives of the Waterville woman found dead near a Wenatchee hiking trail last week are working to raise...

20-month in East Wenatchee drug raid

WATERVILLE — An East Wenatchee woman arrested in a high-profile drug raid last year earned a sentence this week of 20 months...

Battery-theft suspect arrested after deputies’ sting

WENATCHEE — Sheriff's deputies say a Malaga man stole 14 expensive heavy-duty batteries from a construction site, then a few hours later...

Tonasket man arrested for first-degree murder in death of 57-year-old

One man is dead and another has been arrested for first-degree murder after an altercation at a Tonasket residence Saturday night. Okanogan...

Two arrested for graffiti spree that included newly renovated Methow Park

Wenatchee police have arrested two people in the graffiti defacement of Methow Park. Justino Omar Brito, 22, ...

Ringleader, accomplice enter pleas in illicit gambling case

WENATCHEE — The head of an illegal betting ring that gave odds on international soccer matches pleaded guilty Wednesday to money laundering and professional...

Harassment defendant pleads guilty to firearms offense

WATERVILLE — The Wenatchee man who was institutionalized for almost four years over a mass-shooting threat pleaded guilty Monday to illegally keeping...

DSHS: Cannabis grower tapped welfare aid without reporting income

WENATCHEE — A Chelan cannabis grower stands accused of defrauding state welfare agencies while bringing in more than a million dollars of...

Man wanted for attempted murder leads deputies on chase through Oroville

A man wanted for second-degree attempted murder led Okanogan County Sheriff’s deputies on a wild car and foot chase through Oroville Saturday...

Okanogan detectives investigating tips received after Pateros armed robbery

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating several tips they’ve received about an armed robbery Sunday in Pateros but have not yet made any...