Ocean Shores Man And Woman Jailed After Baby Found Dead - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Ocean Shores Man And Woman Jailed After Baby Found Dead

UPDATE:

MONTESANO, Wash. (AP) - An Ocean Shores couple accused of killing a newborn baby are jailed for investigation of assault and manslaughter.
    
Brittany Taylor and Patrick Parnel appeared in court Monday in Montesano where bail was set at $250,000.
    
KOMO reports the two 21-year-olds will be back in Grays Harbor County Superior Court on Wednesday to face possible charges.
    
Court documents say they didn't want anyone to know of the birth so they went to an Ocean Shores motel where the baby was born last Wednesday. They are accused of killing the baby girl and leaving it in a wooded area a few miles away were it was found Friday by a woman walking her dog.
    
The coroner said the baby died from head trauma.

PREVIOUS COVERAGE:

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. (AP) - A 21-year-old Grays Harbor woman and her boyfriend are in custody for investigation of the death of her newborn baby in Ocean Shores.
    
An autopsy Sunday found the baby died of skull fractures and brain injuries. Deputy Coroner Lane Youmans told KOMO the death was a homicide.
    
The body was found in an empty lot Friday evening by a woman walking her dog.
    
Tips led police to the mother and her boyfriend at the Oasis Motel in Ocean Shores, where they believe the baby was born.
    
KXRO reports both were booked into the Grays Harbor County Jail.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Police impersonator attempts to pull over Spokane woman

    Police impersonator attempts to pull over Spokane woman

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:45:37 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - "He told me to pull over, and my jaw just dropped," a Spokane woman, who says a fake police officer tried to pull her over, doesn't want to be named. In fear, this could happen again. "It really scared me and kind of threw me off that night. I don't even want to drive by myself anymore," she said. She tells me that she was driving around North Spokane at night on her way home from work. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - "He told me to pull over, and my jaw just dropped," a Spokane woman, who says a fake police officer tried to pull her over, doesn't want to be named. In fear, this could happen again. "It really scared me and kind of threw me off that night. I don't even want to drive by myself anymore," she said. She tells me that she was driving around North Spokane at night on her way home from work. 

    >>
  • Report: Olympia woman refuses to pull over for WSP trooper because she drives a Prius

    Report: Olympia woman refuses to pull over for WSP trooper because she drives a Prius

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:45:44 GMT

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. - An Olympia woman wouldn't pull over for a Washington State Patrol trooper because she drives a Prius, according to an arrest report.

    >>

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. - An Olympia woman wouldn't pull over for a Washington State Patrol trooper because she drives a Prius, according to an arrest report.

    >>
  • Police: Man killed by Cheney officers planned death

    Police: Man killed by Cheney officers planned death

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:27:11 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Court documents indicate that a man who was killed by Cheney police officers earlier this month had reported himself to police the evening of the shooting. The Spokesman-Review reports 40-year-old Steve Anderson was shot by three officers in a grocery store parking lot after police say he was wielding a knife and moved toward officers. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Court documents indicate that a man who was killed by Cheney police officers earlier this month had reported himself to police the evening of the shooting. The Spokesman-Review reports 40-year-old Steve Anderson was shot by three officers in a grocery store parking lot after police say he was wielding a knife and moved toward officers. 

    >>
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Cop, firefighter among 24 charged in child luring sting in New Jersey

    Cop, firefighter among 24 charged in child luring sting in New Jersey

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:42:14 GMT

    New Jersey authorities say a police officer and a firefighter were among 24 men who tried to lure teenagers for sexual activity.    Attorney General Gurbir Grewal says the men charged in the statewide sting used social media and chat apps to communicate with people they thought were teenage boys and girls. But they were actually talking with undercover officers.   

    >>

    New Jersey authorities say a police officer and a firefighter were among 24 men who tried to lure teenagers for sexual activity.    Attorney General Gurbir Grewal says the men charged in the statewide sting used social media and chat apps to communicate with people they thought were teenage boys and girls. But they were actually talking with undercover officers.   

    >>
  • Middle schoolers hospitalized after being exposed to drugs on the playground in California

    Middle schoolers hospitalized after being exposed to drugs on the playground in California

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:34:18 GMT

    Police say a 13-year-old boy brought two balloons filled with cocaine to his school in Terra Bella, California.  Two students found the balloons and immediately notified teachers once seeing they contained a white powdery substance. Police responded to the scene determining the balloons were filled with cocaine.  A total of 13 kids were evaluated for exposure to the drug.  

    >>

    Police say a 13-year-old boy brought two balloons filled with cocaine to his school in Terra Bella, California.  Two students found the balloons and immediately notified teachers once seeing they contained a white powdery substance. Police responded to the scene determining the balloons were filled with cocaine.  A total of 13 kids were evaluated for exposure to the drug.  

    >>
  • Arizona police seize 225 pounds of meth during traffic stops

    Arizona police seize 225 pounds of meth during traffic stops

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:01:19 GMT

    Three major traffic stops in Arizona lead to a drug bust of over 200 pounds of meth.  Arizona's Governor Doug Doucy announced the seizure of more then $10 million worth of methamphetamine in just one week.  The Arizona border strike force arrested three men on separate occasions.  Police also found one pound of Fentanyl.  

    >>

    Three major traffic stops in Arizona lead to a drug bust of over 200 pounds of meth.  Arizona's Governor Doug Doucy announced the seizure of more then $10 million worth of methamphetamine in just one week.  The Arizona border strike force arrested three men on separate occasions.  Police also found one pound of Fentanyl.  

    >>