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Kent man pleads not guilty in fatal shooting at Renton apartment.

A 32-year-old Kent man pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to second-degree murder in the shooting death March 20 of a West Seattle man at a Renton apartment complex.

Homeless man again cited for arson fires

Jacob Marshall Sherman, 33, admitted to a detective on March 24 that he started a fire in a men’s restroom March 13 in a building near the Renton Community Center, according to the Renton Police Department.

Tukwila man shot to death Saturday at Renton apartment complex

A 24-year-old Tukwila man was found dead of an apparent gunshot wound Saturday afternoon at an Renton apartment complex, according to the Renton Police Department.

Courtroom defendant faces escape charge | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

Vantage Glen community marks 30th anniversary

Award-winning manufactured housing community celebrated its 30th anniversary this month.

Pounding on door, then silence, then gunfire; murder charges filed in Renton shooting

Brandon Lamar Green was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder in the death of Michael Flowers, which was ruled a homicide by the King County Medical Examiner’s Office. Flowers died at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle of his injuries.

70-year-old woman threatened with gun while at stoplight | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

PDC fines Monson for reporting violations

Recently sworn-in Public Hospital District No. 1 commissioner Dr. Chris Monson was fined $450 Tuesday by the Public Disclosure Commission for campaign reporting violations.

Jewelry store robbed | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

Shots fired at teen’s birthday party | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

Sketch released of suspect in stabbing of Lake Kathleen teen Tuesday

King County Sheriff’s detectives have released a sketch of the suspect who assaulted a 16- year-old girl at her home near Lake Kathleen on Tuesday east of Renton.

79-year-old woman critically injured when hit by Metro bus on Rainier

A 79-year-old woman, possibly from Portland, Ore., received life-threatening injuries early Wednesday evening when she was hit by a Metro bus, according to the Renton Police Department.

Girl, 16, stabbed Tuesday as she walks from home near Lake Kathleen

A 16-year-old girl was stabbed in the stomach with an “exacto” knife Tuesday as she left a shop at her house near Lake Kathleen east of Renton, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office.

Legendary Renton High basketball coach Irv Leifer dies at 93

A memorial service for Irv Leifer is 1 p.m. Sunday, March 20, at the Roberts Campus Center, Building I, Renton Technical College, 3000 N.E. Fourth St., Renton.

Needed that nap earlier | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

Phone charging burglar recognized by his shorts | POLICE BLOTTER

The following was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

Woman groped, suspect later found on PCP | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compile from Renton Police Department incident reports.

Police investigating arson near Lindbergh High School

Arsonists destroyed two school vans valued at $14,000 in the early morning hours of Jan. 29 at Lindbergh High School.

Newcastle man pleads not guilty in shooting at Renton movie theater

Dane E. Gallion pleaded not guilty Thursday to third-degree assault in a shooting Jan. 22 at Regal Cinemas at The Landing in Renton that wounded a movie-goer in the shoulder.

Dr. Tamara Sleeter replaces Dr. Joos as president of hospital district board

In a 3-2 vote by fellow commissioners, Dr. Paul Joos was replaced Monday night by Dr. Tamara Sleeter as president of the Public Hospital District No. 1 commission. At the crux of the matter is the strategic alliance between UW Medicine and the hospital district that oversees the operations of Valley Medical Center. For years, the alliance has sharply divided the commission.