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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 girl. Hana Williams... 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 weeks ago. Sergeant... Read more »
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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 Friday to 28... Read more »
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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 the victims were... Read more »
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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 police he bought... Read more »
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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 to his family... 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’ 13-year-old daughter Hanna,... 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 found dead in... Read more »
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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. G-Sellassie is accused... Read more »
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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 4th District Court... Read more »