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Council will hear about transition to fire authority

Renton's RFA will become effective July 1. City council will hear a special presentation on transition details May 16.

First Zika virus case reported in King County; no risk to public health

The illness was identified in a man in his 40s who had recently been in Colombia, a country that has Zika virus spreading actively and is on the list of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) travel advisories, according to Public Health.

Felon tries to prowl vehicle arrested for pot | POLICE BLOTTER

An 18-year-old convicted felon was arrested again on April 1 after he was identified as the man who tried to break into a parked car on Langston Road Southwest.

Renton man killed in plane crash in southwest Washington

Marc Messina, 56, died on April 21 when the light plane in which he was a passenger crashed at the Woodland State Airport.

Hazen boys soccer beats Highline | SPORTS ROUNDUP

Hazen boys soccer win at a 5-0 match and the girls tennis team beat Mouth Si.

Human remains found in wooded area off Hardie

Renton Police officers confirmed the remains were human and may have been on the location since sometime in 2015.

Fire damages house near downtown; couple displaced

A fire mid-morning on April 23 forced two adults from their two-story house near downtown. No one was home at the time of the fire.

Renton RFA’s winning lead grows slightly in Wednesday results

Wednesday’s results were 62.68 percent or 7,562 yes votes to 37.32 percent or 4,502 no notes. That’s a slight increase from the Tuesday night’s initial results, 62.64 percent or 7,198 yes votes to to 4,293 or 37.36 percent or 4,293 no votes.

John Charlton pleads not guilty in killing of Ingrid Lyne

John Robert Charlton pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of first-degree murder in the death of Ingrid Lyne, a Renton mother of three daughters.

Argument leads to pistol in woman’s ribs | POLICE BLOTTER

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

More remains found in Seattle believed those of Ingrid Lyne

Seattle Police detectives believe the human remains found Monday morning at a recycling center in south Seattle are those of Ingrid Maree Lyne of Renton, who died on April 8 or 9.

Renton woman steals beer, resists officers | POLICE BLOTTER

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

John Charlton charged with first-degree murder in death of Ingrid Lyne

If convicted, John Robert Charlton would face a prison term of 21 years to nearly 28 years in prison. Charlton is being held in the King County Jail in downtown Seattle on $2 million bail.

Renton woman’s murder stuns community

Hundreds turn our for candlelight vigil to remember Ingrid Lyne, who was murdered over the weekend.

Community vigil to remember murder victim Ingrid Lyne of Renton

A community vigil for Ingrid Lyne, organized by her friends, will begin at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 1700 Edmonds Ave. N.E., at 6:30 p.m. today (Tuesday)and end with a silent walking vigil to Lyne's residence nearby.

Metro bus shot at | POLICE BLOTTER

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

Eastern Washington man charged in fatal shooting of Tukwila man in Renton

A 24-year-old Eastern Washington man charged with second-degree murder Thursday in a fatal shooting at a Renton apartment complex March 26 is being held in the Yakima County jail on unrelated charges.

House raided on Wednesday has been visted by police 27 times in past three years

For more than a decade, Renton Police officers have found themselves – often daily – at a house on Earlington Avenue Southwest, investigating stolen cars, assaults and recently a drive-by shooting.

Swat pulls 23 people out of house during narcotics raid

One person was arrested on the narcotics warrant and five others were arrested on other charges, according to Renton Police Commander David Leibman.

Articulate 6-year-old reports kidnap attempt | POLICE BLOTTER

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