Bill in Legislature targets squatters, gives power to property owners, law enforcement
OLYMPIA, Wash. – A Monroe woman says she’s at her wit's end with a property that she says has been taken over by squatters. Q13 News has shown you through the years, squatters are a problem all over Western Washington -- a problem that’s not easy to fix. “This is on the river and if the river comes up before all this is cleaned up, it’s all going to be washed down river and washed onto my property,” said Monroe homeowner Paula Peak.