KOMO Crime Blotter

Charges: Man kept ex-girlfriend prisoner in Olympic National Forest

A 30-year-old Poulsbo man was arrested last week after holding a former girlfriend prisoner for several days, first in the Olympic National Forest then in a shed behind his parents' house, according to charges filed in Kitsap Superior Court. He is also accused of raping his older sister in a separate incident.

21 suspected murderers wanted in Washington state

21 suspected murderers wanted in Washington state
Alfonso Rangel Jr. has been wanted on suspicion of aggravated first-degree murder with a gun in Yakima County since April 2010.

These 21 men are wanted on suspicion of homicide by various law-enforcement agencies in Washington state.

Suspect makes ill-advised post-burglary stop at Redbox

Suspect makes ill-advised post-burglary stop at Redbox
This man is suspected of burglarizing an elderly Gig Harbor woman then using her credit cards to rent DVDs from Redbox. (Courtesy of Crime Stoppers of Tacoma/Pierce County)

The worst thing that could happen to most of us while renting a movie at Redbox is ending up with a copy of "The Nut Job." However, one man's hankering for convenient early morning DVDs could land him in jail.