KOMO Crime Blotter

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.

Charges: Drunk driver hits officer with truck, wants beer

A 26-year-old hunter who was kicked out of a Ruston bar early Sunday hit an officer with his truck before leading police on a chase around his neighborhood, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court. His first words upon being arrested? "I want to drink some beer."