KOMO Crime Blotter

Sheriff: Burglar hits same White Center business twice

Sheriff: Burglar hits same White Center business twice
This man is suspected of burglarizing a White Center business twice in the past few weeks. (Courtesy of King County Sheriff's Office)

The King County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man suspected of burglarizing the same White Center business twice in the past few weeks.

Charges: Man stole $100K of electronics from former employer

Thanks to an internal miscommunication, a former employee was able to use his ID badge to steal more than $100,000 worth of electronics from St. Joseph Hospital and other Franciscan Health System locations over the span of three months, according to charges filed Thursday in Pierce County Superior Court.

Everett firefighter arrested in underage prostitution sting

A 60-year-old Everett firefighter was arrested Wednesday afternoon in West Seattle on suspicion of trying to meet an underage prostitute as part of a Seattle Police Department sting targeting men seeking out sex with underage girls online.