Ethiopian girl was abused, tortured before her death: Documents

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Documents released Wednesday to KOMO News from Child Protective Services paint a disturbing picture of torture and starvation that led to the death of a 13-year-old... Read more »

Missing Young Ethiopian Man Dead Body Found

The body of Yelekal “Kal” Alemu, a 23-year-old former University student, was found yesterday in the area south of the Wakarusa River where his abandoned car was found several... Read more »

Ethiopian Refugee Gets 28 Years for Sex Assault of MN Blind Man, 84

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) — An Ethiopian refugee convicted of sexually assaulting a blind 84-year-old Minnesota man has been sentenced to nearly 29 years in prison. Ahmed Sule was sentenced... Read more »

Ethiopian man escaped from carjack robber. Man arrested ( VIDEO )

WHEATON, Md. – The man accused of three violent carjacking robberies which started near a mall in Wheaton, has now been accused of two more violent robberies. Nearly all... Read more »

Woman Says Stolen Lottery Ticket from Ethiopian Man Was Payment For Sex

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City Police arrested a woman accused of stealing a lottery ticket, but she insisted she received it as payment for sex. Alemayehu Yitayew, 43, told... Read more »

Ethiopian gas station clerk killed in Washington D.C.

Mohammed Abduselam finished his day shift at King Gas Convenience about 8 p.m. Monday, but he hung around to restock bags of chips and help the night cashier, according... Read more »

Couple in abuse death of Ethiopian teen Hanna make first appearance

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. — A Skagit County couple made their first court appearances on charges they abused their daughter to death at their home in Sedro-Woolley.Larry and Carri Williams’... Read more »

Ethiopian adoptee girl starved dead in WA home

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. — The parents of 13-year-old Hanna Williams were taken into custody Thursday evening accused of starving their daughter and keeping her locked outside. Hanna Williams was... Read more »

Man Accused In ATM Scam Arrested In South Seattle

Beneyam Asrat G-Sellassie, 22, was arrested Tuesday afternoon on charges related to a skimming operation run in Washington, Oregon, California and Nevada, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Seattle said.... Read more »

Village of Hope co-founder Lon Harvey Kennard pleads guilty to child sex abuse

A Wasatch County man accused of sexually abusing three of his adopted Ethiopian children pleaded guilty Wednesday to reduced charges. Lon Harvey Kennard Sr., 69, was initially charged in... Read more »