Two Vancouver men with extensive criminal backgrounds were each sentenced Thursday to 38 years in prison for committing a home-invasion robbery Dec. 4 in an apartment in Vancouver's Sifton neighborhood. The two victims were tied up with cords and forced at gunpoint inside a bedroom closet.
A 27-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday to fatally stabbing a Vancouver woman, critically injuring a Woodland man and assaulting a police officer during a methamphetamine-fueled rampage in Vancouver's Sunnyside neighborhood last year.
The alleged gunman in a fatal shooting of a 43-year-old Hazel Dell man in 2012 is now accused of breaching a cooperation agreement with the Clark County Prosecuting Attorney's Office in which he would have received a sentence of 18 years in prison.
The sentence for Fred James Engh, who admitted to operating a multistate retail theft crime ring, was reduced Wednesday by two years because his attorney miscalculated the defendant's sentencing range.