The Seattle Times' Eastside section covers the news of Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, Woodinville, Issaquah, Sammamish, Mercer Island, Newcastle and other suburban cities in King County. Coverage areas include government, crime, community events and neighborhoods.

Man claims to be soldier about to be deployed, steals $100K diamond from Bellevue store

Fingerprints left on the glass door at Diamonds Inc. in Bellevue led police to a 26-year-old man who had posed as a newly engaged soldier about to be deployed. The 5.54-carat, marquise-cut diamond has not been found.

More Headlines