Michael Harthorne

KOMO News Crime Reporter

Michael Harthorne
Michael Harthorne
KOMO News Crime Reporter
Michael was born and raised in Seattle before graduating from Western Washington University in 2008 with a degree in journalism.

Before joining KOMO News in 2010 as a community reporter, Michael worked as a reporter, editor and photographer for the Ballard News-Tribune. He switched to full-time crime reporting in 2013.

Recent stories by Michael Harthorne

Crime Road-rage suspect charged with putting gun to woman's head
"I should blow your [expletive] brains out...I'm a [expletive] drug dealer. You can't be [expletive] with me." Those were the words a woman heard right before a man who clipped her car Saturday in Sumner put a gun to her head, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.