Body Found in Yakima River ID’d as Missing Man
YAKIMA (AP) — Officials have identified a body found in the Yakima River in southern Washington as a 25-year-old man who had been missing for several months. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports Skyler Pourier's body was found Sunday. He is believed to have died around the time he was reported missing in September...
Woman Dead, 2 Others Escape Sudden Valley House Fire
SUDDEN VALLEY (AP) — Authorities in northwestern Washington state say a 58-year-old woman is dead following a house fire in Sudden Valley. Authorities say an autopsy showed that Elizabeth Wilkenson suffocated in the fire on Saturday. Whatcom County Sheriff Bill Elfo tells The Bellingham Herald that two others in the house escaped the fire and were taken to a hospital to be treated for smoke inhala
Investigation Probes Death of Man, 19, at Benton County Jail
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Officials say an autopsy to determine the cause of death of a 19-year-old mentally ill man who died at the Benton County jail did not reveal a cause. The Tri-City Herald reports further testing is needed to determine how Marc Anthony Moreno died in his single-person cell Friday, about a week after his arrest on misdemeanor warrants. ...