Sentenced: Army Ranger Beats Security Guard to Death in Tacoma Courtroom Drama

Tacoma, Washington – In a Pierce County courtroom, the family of Denise Smith gathered to witness the sentencing of the man responsible for her tragic death. 41-year-old Denise Smith, a security guard at a downtown building along Ninth Street, was brutally beaten to death in 2021 by 29-year-old Army Ranger Spc. Patrick Philip Byrne. Byrne … Read more

Teenage Victim Identified in Senseless Tacoma Violence: Official Report

Tacoma, Washington – A tragic incident has shaken the community of Tacoma, Washington, as a teenager lost their life due to what authorities are calling a “senseless, selfish act of violence.” The victim has been officially identified, sparking outrage and sadness among residents. The young individual, whose name has not been disclosed to the public, … Read more

**Attacks and Vehicle Thefts** Lead to Woman’s Arrest in Tacoma

Tacoma, Washington – A woman was arrested by Tacoma police late Friday night for allegedly attacking two men in separate incidents and stealing their vehicles. Both victims sustained serious injuries and were hospitalized as a result of the violent encounters. The first incident took place in the 1100 block of South Highland Avenue, around 3:30 … Read more

Snitch Murder Suspect Charged in Tacoma Woman’s Homicide

Tacoma, Washington – A development has arisen in the case of a Tacoma woman’s tragic death, as a second suspect has been charged in connection with the homicide. The victim, Ngaire Tusi, was allegedly killed for cooperating with law enforcement in providing information related to a rape suspect. Apelu Tauanuu, the newly charged suspect, pleaded … Read more

Deadly Incident in Tacoma Sparks Homicide Investigation by Police

Tacoma, Washington – Authorities are currently conducting a homicide investigation in Tacoma after the discovery of a deceased woman. The Tacoma Police Department responded to a call at 10:40 a.m. on March 27, 2024, in the 3000 block of Tacoma Avenue, where they found the body of a 38-year-old woman. The officers immediately initiated life-saving … Read more

Family Photos of 17-Year-Old Tacoma Shooting Victim Delayah Sims Released

Tacoma, Washington – The community of Tacoma, Washington is mourning the tragic loss of a 17-year-old girl who was shot and killed outside of her home in the Hilltop neighborhood. The victim, identified as Delayah Sims by her grieving family, was fatally wounded after an argument escalated into violence on a Saturday night outside the … Read more

Teenage Tragedy: Family Shares Photos of 17-Year-Old Girl Shot and Killed in Tacoma

Tacoma, Washington – A tragic incident unfolded in Tacoma over the weekend, resulting in the death of a 17-year-old girl in the Hilltop neighborhood. Witnesses reported that the young victim, identified as Delayah Sims, was shot following an argument involving her father and another individual on Saturday night outside the Midtown Apartment homes on South … Read more

Motive Remains Unknown: Tacoma Shooting Leaves 4 Dead in Mystery

Tacoma, Washington – While the passage of time usually sheds light on unanswered questions, the mystery surrounding a shooting that left four dead in Tacoma two years ago remains unresolved. Despite extensive investigations, authorities have yet to uncover a motive for the tragic incident that rattled the community in 2018. The incident took place on … Read more

Teen Arrested for Murder of Tacoma Business Owner in New Orleans

New Orleans, Lousiana (AP) – A 16-year-old is facing murder charges for the killing of a popular Tacoma, Washington business owner while visiting New Orleans earlier this month. The teenager was arrested on Friday, according to a news release from the NOPD. Jacob Carter, a College Station native, was fatally shot on January 5 at … Read more

Accused Tacoma Killer Deemed Mentally Competent: Trial Expected This Year

A man accused of killing four people in Tacoma, Washington has been found mentally competent to stand trial. The suspect’s competency evaluation was recently completed, raising the question of whether the trial will proceed this year. The accused individual’s mental state has been a point of concern since the tragic incident occurred, and the news … Read more