6 hrs ago
Police confirm man at hospital is injured bank robbery suspect
Lakewood police say they're confident that the man who was dropped off at a local hospital with gunshot wounds on Monday is the same man who was shot while trying to rob a bank earlier in the day. Lt. Chris Lawler with the Lakewood Police Department said officers got word of a bank robbery in progress with shots fired just after 2 p.m. on Monday.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Police: Armed robber shot while holding up Lakewood bank
A Monday afternoon bank robbery went horrendously wrong for the robber when an armored car employee shot the man at least twice. Lt. Chris Lawler with the Lakewood Police Department said officers got word of a bank robbery in progress with shots fired just after 2 p.m. on Monday.
Police: Suspect shot in head in Lakewood attempted bank robbery
The suspect still managed to flee in a waiting car, but without any cash. They have notified area hospitals to be on the lookout for the man and officers are searching for the vehicle.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
1 person injured in Lakewood apartment fire
One person was burned and several others were evacuated after a Friday morning apartment fire in Lakewood, officials said. West Pierce Fire and Rescue crews responded to the scene, at McChord Drive SW and Chicago Avenue SW, at about 7:40 a.m. after receiving 911 calls about the blaze.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Man who asked to go to jail may spend the rest of his life there
A man in Lakewood went to great lengths to get himself thrown into jail last week, and prosecutors say his actions could keep him there for the rest of his life.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Ways to give: How to help groups working for the community
Arlington Kids' Kloset, 135 S. French St., Box C, Arlington, WA 98223, needs new or gently used clothing and coats in sizes for kids from age 4 through the teens.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Tesla proposes large sign outside Fremont compound
The electric car manufacturer wants to erect the towering, 6,300-square-foot advertising space outside its South Fremont compound, where it will promote its new vehicles.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The News Tribune
Free car washes at Brown Bear this Thursday
Brown Bear Car Wash will offer free washes Thursday at its "tunnel" locations, which include those in Tacoma, Lakewood and Puyallup.