Crime

Forks man jailed following theft from Sequim Walmart, pursuit

A Forks man who deputies say walked out of the Sequim Walmart with nearly $1,000 in merchandise, fled police and attempted to steal… Continue reading

Mistrial denied, evaluation ordered for convicted stabber

A Clallam County judge has denied John Greystoke’s motion for a mistrial and ordered a presentencing investigation for the convicted stabber. Greystoke,… Continue reading

State rejects plea offer in Port Angeles man’s drugs, weapons case

The state has rejected a plea offer in the case of a Port Angeles man charged in April after deputies found the… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman charged with embezzling from Sequim VFW back in jail

A 30-year-old Port Angeles woman charged with embezzling nearly $10,000 from the Sequim Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4760 is back in… Continue reading

Alleged gunman in shootout with law enforcement returns to Clallam County

James Edward Sweet is back in the Clallam County jail on charges stemming from an alleged shootout with law enforcement officers 17… Continue reading

Arraignment continued in vehicular homicide case for possible guilty plea

An arraignment for Vance Mitchell Mattix was continued Friday for a possible guilty plea. Mattix, 50, of Joyce is charged with vehicular… Continue reading

Clallam County sheriff warns of check scam

Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict is warning residents of a check scam circulating in the county. Deputy Michael Leiter has taken reports… Continue reading

Law enforcement investigating report of kidnapping, sexual assault

Officials are seeking information about a person of interest in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 39-year-old Port Angeles woman in… Continue reading

Joyce man charged with vehicular homicide after fatal wreck near Sequim

A Joyce man who allegedly caused a fatal wreck near Sequim has been charged with vehicular homicide. Vance Mitchell Mattix, 50, was… Continue reading

Port Angeles man’s child rape trial moved to January

A trial for alleged child rapist Donald William Kingsley has been moved to January. Kingsley, 30, of Port Angeles is charged with… Continue reading

Clallam aims to bring back man who allegedly shot at officers

An arrest warrant has been issued for a man who allegedly shot at four law enforcement officers at a busy Port Angeles… Continue reading

Port Angeles police investigate pot shop break-in, residential burglaries; two suspects arrested

City police Monday were investigating a break-in at Mister Buds marijuana shop and two residential burglaries that might have been related. Isaiah… Continue reading

Status hearing in child rape case moved to Friday

A status hearing for Donald William Kingsley has been continued to give him time to review a plea offer, Clallam County Superior… Continue reading

Young woman missing from Port Angeles contacts Spokane Police Department on 18th birthday

Hannah Hendrickson of Port Angeles, who was 17 when she went missing in January, walked into the Spokane Police Department on Thursday and… Continue reading

Port Angeles man found guilty of stabbing roommate

A Clallam County jury has convicted John Greystoke of first-degree assault with a deadly weapon for stabbing a roommate in the abdomen,… Continue reading

Three family members arrested after burglary

A Sequim couple and their nephew were arrested after an alleged burglary near Port Angeles, the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office announced. Ronald… Continue reading

Forks man to be arraigned on second-degree assault

A Forks man charged with hitting a man in the face, causing him to be airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, will… Continue reading

Sequim-area man accused of child molestation, held on fugitive charge

A Sequim-area construction worker accused of molesting a 13-year-old girl refused Monday in Clallam County Superior Court to be extradited to Marion… Continue reading

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