KOMO Crime Blotter

Woman sentenced to 15 years in 'nauseating' death of her child

Woman sentenced to 15 years in 'nauseating' death of her child
Christina Carlson (right), shrouded in a red blanket, is comforted by her attorney during an earlier court hearing.

A 38-year-old woman was sentenced to 15 years in prison Monday for severely neglecting her two young children, resulting in the death of the youngest, two years ago, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Meet some of Washington's most-wanted burglars

Meet some of Washington's most-wanted burglars
Alan Salsman, aka Alan Stubbs, is wanted by the Clark County Sheriff's Office for investigation of violating his burglary sentence.

These 38 men and women are wanted by law-enforcement agencies around Washington state in connection with residential and commercial burglaries.

Police: Robber armed with pepper spray terrorizing NW Seattle

A robber armed with pepper spray and aided by a getaway driver terrorized pedestrians and cyclists in the greater Ballard area early Sunday morning, according to the Seattle Police Department.

Man suspected of robbing pharmacy with his iPhone

Man suspected of robbing pharmacy with his iPhone
Police are looking for this man suspected of robbing a Kent pharmacy using a note on his iPhone. (Courtesy of Kent Police Department)

The Kent Police Department is looking for a man suspected of robbing a Rite Aid pharmacy of a large amount of Oxycodone using nothing but his iPhone.

Police: Suspects open fire after robbing light-rail passengers

Police: Suspects open fire after robbing light-rail passengers
Police investigate reports of three armed robberies and shots fired Tuesday night near the Columbia City Light Rail Station.

The Seattle Police Department is looking for two men suspected of firing shots into the air after robbing multiple light-rail passengers -- one a 13-year-old girl -- at gunpoint Tuesday night.