Coast Guard removes protesters from vessel in Bellingham, Wash

Coast Guard removes protesters from vessel in Bellingham, Wash
SEATTLE — A Coast Guard boatcrew assisted Bellingham Police Department personnel in the removal of two activists who secured themselves to the chain of the barge American Trader in Bellingham, Friday morning. The protesters were taken to Coast Guard Station Bellingham at about 9:30 a.m., aboard a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium, where Bellingham Police officers placed them under arrest. Coast Guard...

Coast Guardsman sought in homicide investigation found dead

Coast Guardsman sought in homicide investigation found dead
ALAMEDA, Calif. – A Coast Guardsman being sought as a person of interest in the murder of a 59-year-old woman in Bellingham, Wash., was found dead from an apparent suicide in Show Low, Ariz., Sunday. Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael G. Arnold, 33, from Boise, Idaho, was located by a joint-law enforcement team after he was reported absent without leave from Coast Guard Base Seattle Friday. Arnold...