Custer Crime

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  • He a showed his hands and then decided to drive forw...

    Wednesday Jul 25 | via Bellingham Herald 

    A Whatcom County man hit a deputy's car and later drove into a blueberry field early Tuesday near Custer after he was stopped for his suspected role in a string of stolen firearms, according to the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office. John Casey Rasset, 34, is being held in Whatcom County Jail on $75,000 bail on suspicion of hit and run of an attended vehicle, attempting to elude a police vehicle, second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful firearms, first-degree burglary, second-degree theft, possession of a stolen firearm and resisting arrest.


    Related Topix: Whatcom County, WA, Custer, WA

  • DUI suspected in Mount Baker Highway wreck that kill...

    Jul 11, 2018 | via Bellingham Herald 

    A 20-year-old Custer man was arrested early Wednesday morning on suspicion of vehicular homicide and driving under the influence after the 18-year-old passenger in the car he was driving was killed in a single-car wreck on Mount Baker Highway near Deming. According to a Washington State Patrol release on the accident that occurred at 12:23 a.m., Cybil Hatcher from Blaine was killed when a white 1999 Volkswagen Beetle driven by Christopher Alex Lundquist-Gust traveling westbound on State Route 542 near Marshall Hill Road struck the guardrail, spun into the eastbound lane and struck another guardrail.


    Related Topix: Custer, WA, Deming, WA, Blaine, WA