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Sirens & Gavels Tacoma Police Department archive

THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2012

Charges filed in boy's shooting death

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A mother who authorities say left her 3-year-old son unrestrained in a car after she placed a pistol under the driver's seat has been charged with manslaughter in the death of the boy, who shot himself in the head while the...

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THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2012

The vehicle where a 3-year-old boy fatally shot himself with a gun is seen behind police tape and parked at a gas station early Wednesday, March 14, 2012, in Tacoma, Wash. Police said the boy fatally shot himself with a gun he found in the vehicle after the father put his pistol under the seat and got out to pump gas while the mother went inside the convenience store. It was western Washington's third recent shooting by a child. (AP photo/komonews.com) ((AP photo/komonews.com))

Boy's death 3rd gun accident in 3 weeks 

The vehicle where a 3-year-old boy fatally shot himself with a gun is seen behind police tape and parked at a gas station early Wednesday in Tacoma. (AP photo/komonews.com) By DONNA BLANKINSHIP and DOUG ESSER,Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — A 3-year-old scrambled out of his...

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011

Tacoma Police detective Brian Vold starts a second hole during the search for the remains of Wallace Guidroz along Ruston Way in Tacoma, Wash., on Tuesday, June 7, 2011. Police in Washington state believe Guidroz's father Stanley Guidroz, who was indicted June 2 in Louisiana in the death of his wife, was also involved in the disappearance of his young son 28 years ago.  ( (AP Photo/The News Tribune, Joe Barrentine))

Arrest in La. leads to break in cold case

Tacoma Police detective Brian Vold starts a second hole during the search for the remains of Wallace Guidroz along Ruston Way in Tacoma on Tuesday. (AP Photo/The News Tribune, Joe Barrentine) TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Police in Washington state believe a man arrested in Louisiana...

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