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Sirens & Gavels Gordon Ennis archive

THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016


Officer typed message just before crash

A Spokane police officer who hit and killed an intoxicated pedestrian in his patrol car in January was typing a message into his onboard computer just before the crash. Officer Gordon Ennis (left) told investigators he sent the message to another officer just before he...

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MONDAY, FEB. 14, 2011

Probe continues into pedestrian crash

For a vehicular homicide charge to be filed against a Spokane police officer who hit and killed a pedestrian last month, investigators must show that he was intoxicated, driving recklessly or driving with a flagrant disregard for the safety of others, according to Washington law....

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THURSDAY, FEB. 3, 2011

Officer in fatal crash to return to patrol  

The Spokane police officer involved in fatal collision with a pedestrian Sunday is scheduled to return to full patrol duty. The officer, identified Wednesday as Gordon Ennis, an eight-year veteran, has been interviewed by investigators and is scheduled to return to full patrol duty. He...

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