KOMO Crime Blotter

Three arrested in black-market baby formula scheme

Three arrested in black-market baby formula scheme
More than 200 cans of stolen baby formula were recovered Thursday. (Courtesy of Renton Police Department)

Police arrested three people Thursday in connection with a scheme to sell stolen baby formula in the Vietnamese black market and recovered $5,400 worth of stolen formula.

Police: Suspects rob high-school vending machines at gunpoint

Police: Suspects rob high-school vending machines at gunpoint
Surveillance video shows suspects who reportedly broke into Olympia High School to steal from vending machines multiple times. (Courtesy of Olympia Police Department)

Three people were arrested Tuesday for repeatedly burglarizing Olympia High School's vending machines over the course of five or six nights, according to the Olympia Police Department. It was a crime that apparently required knives, masks and (probably fake) guns to successfully pull off.

FBI suspects 'Quick-Change Bandit' of robbing three banks

FBI suspects 'Quick-Change Bandit' of robbing three banks
The FBI suspects this man, dubbed the "Quick-Change Bandit" of robbing up to three Puget Sound banks this month. (Courtesy of FBI)

The FBI and Seattle Safe Streets Task Force is searching for a man they are calling the "Quick-Change Bandit" and who they believe is responsible for three Puget Sound bank robberies this month.

Police: Woman suffers head injuries in random downtown assault

A woman suffered head injuries and memory loss in a random assault at a busy downtown intersection Saturday afternoon near Pike Place Market, according to the Seattle Police Department.

Do you recognize this suspected jewelry thief?

Do you recognize this suspected jewelry thief?
This man is suspected of stealing an expensive ring from a Northgate Mall jewelry store Aug. 9. (Courtesy of Seattle Police Department)

The Seattle Police Department is looking for a man suspected of stealing an expensive ring from a jewelry store in Northgate Mall earlier this month.

28 people wanted on suspicion of domestic violence in Washington

28 people wanted on suspicion of domestic violence in Washington
Andrea Harris is wanted by the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office on suspicion of domestic-violence assault.

The following men and women are wanted on suspicion of various domestic-violence-related crimes in Washington state.

Woman stabbed while waiting for bus early Friday morning

A woman was stabbed in the face, shoulders and hands while waiting at a bus stop early Friday morning in South Park, according to the Seattle Police Department.