KOMO Crime Blotter

Family of five victimized in armed home-invasion robbery

Up to a half-dozen masked men broke into a Beacon Hill home early Tuesday , forcing a family of five -- including children -- into a bedroom at gunpoint and stealing jewelry, according to the Seattle Police Department.

Pregnant woman attacked in Seattle park

An eight-months-pregnant woman was jumped by two women late Monday night in Seattle's Cowen Park, leaving her with injuries to her head and face, according to the Seattle Police Department.

Police: Father on meth dangles baby out window

Police: Father on meth dangles baby out window
Photo shows the window where a man dangled his 6-month-old baby during a confrontation with police.

A 43-year-old man high on meth repeatedly dangled his 6-month-old baby out a broken second-floor window after barricading himself in his apartment early Saturday in Bremerton, according to the Bremerton Police Department.

Police: Bait bike proves too tempting for easy-to-catch thieves

Police: Bait bike proves too tempting for easy-to-catch thieves
Jonathon Whitney, Michael Bebich and Eric Palladino were arrested Saturday in a bicycle-theft sting. (Courtesy of Olympia Police Department)

If there's two things the Olympia Police Department learned Saturday night after arresting three men in connection with bicycle theft, it's that bicycle thieves are apparently very easy to catch in a sting and already having a bicycle won't stop a bicycle thief from stealing a second bicycle.

Sheriff: Wanted man found in crawl space after 3-hour standoff

Sheriff: Wanted man found in crawl space after 3-hour standoff
The SWAT team responds to a standoff with a wanted suspect Sunday afternoon in Shelton. (Courtesy of Mason County Sheriff's Office)

A 45-year-old man wanted on a handful of warrants was arrested peacefully Sunday afternoon following a three-hour standoff at at a house in Shelton, according to the Mason County Sheriff's Office.