Crime

Man flees courtroom, leads law enforcement on chase

Police follow Denver L. Shoop from Port Townsend to Chimacum

Clallam deputies seek two people with state warrants

Sheriff’s Office: Todd Winger and Michelle Vargo have extensive drug-related criminal histories

Sequim man accused of child rape, molestation

Lynn G. Johnson, a registered sex offender, has $350,000 set for bail

Sharp object used in killing of Sequim woman, prosecuting attorney says

No suspects yet in January death of Valerie Claplanhoo

Port Angeles School District reports more attempted luring

The Port Angeles School District reported today two child luring attempts — the third and fourth stranger encounters since Jan. 9 —… Continue reading

Bail set at $3 million for third suspect in Port Angeles triple homicide

Bail of $3 million was set Thursday in Clallam County Superior Court for the third of three people accused in the Dec.… Continue reading

Sequim homeowner holds alleged burglar at gunpoint, deputies say

A homeowner detained a burglary suspect at gunpoint after firing a shot into the ground while the man was allegedly running away, authorities… Continue reading

Letellier charged with first-degree murder in triple slaying

She will plead not guilty, attorney says

Meth use alleged at site of 3 homicides; $3.5 million bail set

A Port Angeles man jailed last week on $3.5 million bail in connection with a Dec. 26 triple homicide was allegedly tangled… Continue reading

Charges ramped up on Port Angeles triple homicide suspect

Authorities work to solidify cases against three accused

Bail set at $20,000 for Neah Bay man suspected of raping two young girls

A Neah Bay man has been charged with raping and molesting two girls between 2009 and 2015 while he babysat them. The girls,… Continue reading

Port Angeles man pleads down alleged rape

A lifelong Port Angeles resident pleaded guilty last week to felony indecent liberties with forcible compulsion, resolving a second-degree rape case against… Continue reading

Man arrested on warrant

U.S. Marshals Service deputies arrested a man at Lower Elwha Food and Fuel at gunpoint for a warrant out of Snohomish County.… Continue reading

Sequim man jailed, accused of breaking into church

Sequim Police have arrested a 47-year-old man for allegedly stealing a truck and breaking into a church outbuilding Monday, Jan. 14. William McKinley… Continue reading

Port Angeles man charged with killing father awaits psychiatrist report

Shay C. Darrow, a Port Angeles man charged with killing his father more than two years ago, will soon find out whether… Continue reading

Man accused of robbery in Port Angeles

Police have arrested a man for investigation of second-degree robbery, saying it was apparently prompted by a disagreement. Gordon Terrence Peters, 32,… Continue reading

Beating death case ‘inching toward resolution’

A murder case involving the beating death of a 71-year-old Sequim woman is “inching toward a resolution,” Benjamin G. Bonner’s attorney said.… Continue reading

Forks drug dealer gets 5.5 years in federal prison

A Forks man convicted of drug dealing, who was once accused of hiding methamphetamine in a baby’s diaper was sentenced this week to… Continue reading