KOMO Crime Blotter

Police: Sex offender arrested for nude assault on masseuse

A registered sex offender, completely naked except for the Department of Corrections monitoring bracelet on his leg, attacked a masseuse and tried force himself on her last Friday in Lakewood, according to the Lakewood Police Department.

Suspect runs off screaming for help when robbery backfires

Suspect runs off screaming for help when robbery backfires
The pellet gun a man reportedly used to threaten a bar employee Tuesday in downtown Olympia. (Courtesy of Olympia Police Department)

A 22-year-old would-be robber found himself running through the streets of downtown Olympia Tuesday night and screaming for help when his attempt to rob a woman at gunpoint didn't quite go as planned, according to the Olympia Police Department.

Man arrested in connection with threats against UW students

Detectives arrested a 32-year-old man Monday on the University of Washington campus in connection with online threats made against students over the weekend.

Homeowner arrested over underage drinking at Halloween party

Homeowner arrested over underage drinking at Halloween party »Play Video

As part of its ongoing effort to keep monster mashes from turning into graveyard smashes, the Party Intervention Patrol arrested a Lacey homeowner after 29 underage youths were found drinking at his Halloween gathering, according to the Thurston County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.

Sheriff: Shot fired as Pizza Time robber strikes again

Pizza Time managers will be meeting Monday to discuss how to handle the ongoing rash of armed robberies plaguing the restaurant chain after two more incidents were reported Saturday night.

Meet some of Washington's newest wanted robbery suspects

Meet some of Washington's newest wanted robbery suspects
Anthony Martinis is wanted by the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office in connection with a series of bank robberies in Washington and Oregon.

These 15 men and women are some of Washington state's newest wanted robbery suspects. Have you seen them?