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Top local stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center happening later this morning and the city Leavenworth. Will celebrate the life of JBL. I'm soldier killed last month. Sergeant Leandro Joshu was killed during combat operations in Afghanistan. November twenty four he was on his third deployment Afghanistan after listing in the army drivers are being told to expect delays on highway two in that area as the procession will make its way from Eastwood naturally to the town of Leavenworth app. Recession starts about nine thirty. Joshua's funeral service will be held at eleven AM at cascade high school in the town of Leavenworth more. We're learning as police investigate that fight that broke out bar this weekend. According to the sheriff's office. It was a group of alleged white supremacists. Walked into the rec room bar and grill and attacked african-amer. Deejay. Patrick Quinn county sheriff's office told me they're not going as far as calling it a hate crime. But eight men were arrested for malicious harassment. I looked at the state law. Malicious harassment sounds very similar to a hate crime. It's a felony offense for threatening someone based on their race color, creed or religion. Komo was here. Police were investigating interrogating this group of alleged white supremacists. It all started just before one AM fifteen to twenty alleged white supremacists were harassing the Twenty-seven-year-old. Black Jay at the bar. According to witnesses, the group was yelling racial slurs at him. And a fight broke out. When deputies got here, the group of alleged white supremacists were fleeing the scene deputies pulled over one car that had six people inside they were all arrested when what Pini also pulled over another car with two inside. They and the driver was arrested for DUI. Now, I'm told the DJ was taken to the hospital with non serious injuries. He is expected to make it was. Is damage to have reached out to the bar owner. There was surveillance footage from inside. We're trying to get a look at that. I'm also told that investigators will pick up their work on Monday ause, we try to figure out exactly what happened here in the wee hours. Just after one am Patrick Quinn. Komo news. Car crashes left. The seatac city hall stunned and a south Seattle community in mourning today. A newly appointed she tax city council woman who died it was Saturday around one o'clock Ahmed that is Armenia Ahmed was killed in a head on collision on south one eight eight one eight eight street in seatac she lived in can county for the last twenty years as an immigrant. She was for immigrant and refugee rights ended October was appointed to the seatac city council. I mean as friends had planned, a meeting reach solar community could get to know, the new council member now that will still take place on December twenty first we're learning here, KOMO news. But instead it it'll be a time to honor the life of Amina Ahmed. Komo news time seven.

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