Posts Tagged ‘Wenatchee Police Department’

Wenatchee PD Preparing for Busy Apple Blossom Weekend

Wenatchee Police Chief Steve Crown joins Chris Hansen in the KOHO studio to talk about law enforcement over the busier Apple Blossom weekend. Traffic impacts abound in downtown Wenatchee, Orondo Ave., and the Tumwater Canyon US 2 ¬†from the Grand Parade and Tour de Bloom bike race. Chief Crown also talks about upcoming events next…

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Retired Wenatchee Police Officer Killed in Single-Car Accident

A retired Wenatchee Police officer died in a single vehicle accident outside of Rock Island Friday morning. 70-year-old Kenneth R. Manke of East Wenatchee was pronounced dead at the scene of the roll-over about 9 a.m. Friday. Douglas County Deputies responded to Batterman Road to find a 2015 GMC Sierra about 20 feet off the…

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Latest Gas Tank Burglary Leaves Alleged Thief With Severe Burns

A recent string of gas thefts from vehicles in Wenatchee and Douglas County may or may not be tied to a car fire in the Wenatchee Grocery Outlet parking lot Wednesday night. Chelan County Fire District #1 and Wenatchee Police responded to the store at 10 p.m. Wednesday, to what Police Captain Edgar Reinfeld called…

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