Crime

Deal in works in child’s death; daughter would testify against mother in death of Isaac Ward

A plea agreement in the works that centers on the Nov. 11, 2016, child-abuse death of a 2½-year-old Forks boy and Quileute… Continue reading

Molestation trial set for Sequim man

A Sequim man charged with molesting a 14-year-old child and sending sexually explicit text messages to the girl has pleaded not guilty… Continue reading

Rape trial for Sequim man now scheduled for May

A Sequim man charged with raping four girls is now scheduled to go to trial next May. Nathan A. Chavez, 31, is… Continue reading

Jury selection to begin next week in knife attack trial

Jury selection is set to begin Monday in a case against a Port Angeles man accused of stabbing a roommate in the… Continue reading

Port Angeles man facing drug, weapons charges mulls plea offer

A Port Angeles man who is facing multiple drug and weapons charges is considering a plea offer. Gerald Neil Walkup on Friday… Continue reading

Seized pot not laced with fentanyl after all, Makah police chief says

Seized marijuana that was suspected of being laced with fentanyl did not contain the powerful synthetic opioid, Makah Public Safety Director and… Continue reading

Neah Bay man sentenced for sexual abuse of child

A 26-year-old Neah Bay man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl, the U.S.… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with third-degree child molestation

Michael Douglas Millsap has been charged with two counts of third-degree child molestation and two counts of communicating with a minor for… Continue reading

Sequim police led on high-speed chase

A woman driving with expired tabs led Sequim police on a brief high-speed chase on U.S. Highway 101 on Sunday, Detective Sgt. Sean… Continue reading

Trial dates set in Port Angeles child rape, molestation case

Donald William Kingsley has pleaded not guilty to first-degree child rape and first-degree child molestation. The 30-year-old Port Angeles man is charged… Continue reading

Makah police report possible fentanyl-laced marijuana

The Makah Tribal Police Department is warning the public that officers believe they found fentanyl-laced marijuana during a recent arrest. Jasper Bruner,… Continue reading

Man arrested in child porn investigation

A Port Angeles transient man was arrested in west Jefferson County on Tuesday for investigation of possession of child pornography. The Grays… Continue reading

Port Angeles man charged with allegedly raping, molesting 8-year-old girl

A 30-year-old Port Angeles man has been charged for allegedly raping and molesting an 8-year-old girl. Donald William Kingsley was charged Tuesday… Continue reading

Court orders involuntary medication for accused murderer

Accused murderer Benjamin George Bonner will receive involuntary medication to restore his competency to stand trial for the death of a 71-year-old… Continue reading

Port Angeles man, 65, charged after ATMs damaged

A Port Angeles man accused of putting super glue on several ATM machines on Labor Day weekend was charged Monday with four… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with child molestation pleads not guilty

A 47-year-old Sequim man has been charged with five counts of first-degree child molestation. Gerald “Jay” Brownfield pleaded not guilty to the… Continue reading

Suspect in ATM glue damage back in jail after theft

A 65-year-old Port Angeles man who could face charges for allegedly putting glue on several ATM machines last weekend was back in… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman jailed for investigation of assaulting two police officers

A 40-year-old Port Angeles woman was jailed over the weekend after she allegedly assaulted two city police officers. Alicia N. Hernandez was… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman arrested after alleged assault with firearm

A Port Angeles woman was booked into the Clallam County jail for investigation of second-degree assault-domestic violence after police said she confronted… Continue reading

Clallam County man charged after child rescued from hot car

A 33-year-old Clallam County man was charged Tuesday after deputies say they rescued his sleeping infant from a hot car he was… Continue reading