La Center Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • County review of in-custody death ongoing

    Thursday Jul 12 | via The Columbian 

    The Clark County Prosecuting Attorney's Office's review into the death of a La Center man who died while in custody in mid-May is ongoing, as is the county medical examiner's investigation into the cause of his death. The man, identified as Travis Craig Avery, 36, died after Clark County sheriff's deputies took him into custody May 13. He was arrested that evening following a domestic violence call in the 8700 block of Sorenson Road, between Woodland and Amboy.


    Related Topix: Clark County, WA, La Center, WA, Woodland, WA, Amboy, WA

  • Hatchet attack in SW Washington the latest in Bellin...

    Thursday Jul 5 | via Bellingham Herald 

    Less than a month after he was released from jail while awaiting trial for allegedly threatening a Whatcom County judge, a former Bellingham man involved in a years-long, public child custody dispute allegedly drunkenly entered a residence in Southwest Washington, ran at the occupants with a hatchet and crawled into bed, nearly naked, with the homeowner. Cleve Allen Goheen-Rengo, 27, of La Center pleaded not guilty June 28 to first-degree burglary, second-degree assault and residential burglary in Clark County Superior Court for the alleged hatchet attack.


    Related Topix: Bellingham, WA, Whatcom County, WA, La Center, WA