• Police seek help in identifying Bellingham rioters


    BELLINGHAM, Wash. - The Bellingham Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying people in the riot near the Western Washington University campus last weekend.

    On Thursday afternoon, police released a set of photos of suspected rioters involved in the incident.

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    Police said hundreds of college-age revelers threw projectiles at police ,who responded with pepper spray to disperse them late Saturday night. Three people were arrested during the melee.

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     Anyone who has information or can help identify the people is urged to contact Detective Gina Crosswhite at 360-778-8835.

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