KOMO Crime Blotter

Police recover bikes, gear stolen from cross-continent cyclists

Police recover bikes, gear stolen from cross-continent cyclists
Billy Barnetson and Anna Suthers are riding from Alaska to South America. Police have recovered their bikes and gear two months after it was stolen outside a Mount Vernon restaurant.

Two months after a pair of Australian cyclists riding from Alaska to South America had their bikes and gear stolen from outside a Mount Vernon restaurant, police have arrested a married couple suspected to be responsible.

Police: Shotgun-toting man steals wine from neighbors' party

Police: Shotgun-toting man steals wine from neighbors' party
Officers arrest a 27-year-old South Lake Union resident who reportedly threatened neighbors with a shotgun after stealing their wine Sunday evening.

Victims armed themselves with sticks to reclaim several bottles of wine stolen from their party by a neighbor Sunday night, according to the Seattle Police Department. Unfortunately for them, their neighbor was reportedly defending his ill-gotten wine with a shotgun.

 

Meet 18 of Yakima County's newest wanted suspects

Meet 18 of Yakima County's newest wanted suspects
Aaron Ruiz-Ortega has been wanted on suspicion of domestic-violence assault since February 2014.

These 18 men and women, suspected of everything from burglary to drug possession to failing to appear in court, are the newest additions to the Yakima County Crime Stoppers' most-wanted list.

Minor traffic infraction leads to 3 arrests, seized gun

A car driving with its headlights off early Friday in Yesler Terrace may have been hard for other motorists to spot but definitely drew the attention of officers, who arrested three of its occupants and seized a gun found inside, according to the Seattle Police Department.

Sheriff: Bloody, naked man steals bike, fights with deputies

Sheriff: Bloody, naked man steals bike, fights with deputies »Play Video
Deputies arrested a naked man who reportedly entered this garage, confronted the homeowner and stole a bicycle Tuesday in Thurston County.

 A naked and bloody man claiming to be "Joseph from the Bible" was arrested Tuesday afternoon after stealing a bicycle and fighting with deputies, according to the Thurston County Sheriff's Office.