Don Alderson, who was killed Saturday, Oct. 6, in a crime spree in Bellingham, WA, was known for his wood working and sense of humor. He rebuilt a home that burned in the Whatcom Creek pipeline explosion.
Charges were filed Tuesday in Whatcom County Superior Court against the man suspected of stabbing a 71-year-old Bellingham man to death and assaulting two others in Puget neighborhood Saturday morning.
Two Lynnwood residents were arrested Sunday night after they allegedly broke into a Whatcom County storage facility, stole welding equipment and led police on a high-speed chase down I5 into Skagit County.
Bail was set at $1 million Monday in Whatcom County Superior Court for Jesse Reyes, who is suspected in the stabbing death of a 71-year-old man and two assaults Saturday in Bellingham’s Puget neighborhood.
Gerritt Jefferson was arrested Thursday after he allegedly stole a 1½ -year-old female yellow lab named Clover from the public library in downtown Bellingham. Jefferson is likely to face a felony theft charge.
Nearly 6,500 sexual-assault evidence kits – some of them decades old – are currently sitting untested in law-enforcement storage facilities across Washington, according to a new inventory by the state Attorney General’s Office.
The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man suspected in a crime spree in Maple Falls and Sumas last week that included the theft of at least one car, some power tools and a wallet from four locations.
A Maple Falls, WA, landlord was arrested Saturday, Sept. 29, after he went hiking and drinking in late August with two adult male tenants and allegedly raped one and groped the intimate areas of a second.
The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man who allegedly attempted to pawn one of two stolen tricycles primarily used for therapy of special needs and autistic children and valued at $1,500 apiece.
Bellingham Police are investigating to see if a pair of catalytic converter thefts that were reported Saturday afternoon in the Irongate neighborhood are the beginnings of a trend or just a one-day spree.
A 35-year-old man was arrested Thursday, Sept. 27, after he allegedly shoved a Bellingham, WA, police officer investigating an accident after an 18-foot boat detached from a trailer he was towing in Fairhaven.
Hannah Moen of Bellingham, WA, will spend the next two years in prison for hitting a 5-year-old boy in the head with a hammer in early February. Moen is prohibited from seeing the boy for the following decade.
Five voyeurism cases have been reported to Bellingham, WA, Police since Sept. 9, and detectives are asking for help identifying a sketch of the subject developed from a description in a recent incident.
Bellingham, WA, Police arrested a 20-year-old man who reportedly fled early Sunday, Sept. 23, from Bloedel Donovan Park in a stolen SUV, leading police on a pursuit before crashing and being tracked by a K-9.