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Sirens & Gavels Hoopfest shooting archive

THURSDAY, FEB. 17, 2011

Hoopfest shooter faces 9 years in prison

The Hoopfest gunman who opened fire on rival gang members last year, injuring three bystanders in the downtown Spokane crowd, pleaded guilty today to assault charges. Miguel C. Garcia, 19, was originally charged with 10 counts of attempted first-degree murder but instead pleaded guilty to...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 11, 2011

3rd man in Hoopfest shooting sentenced

A teenager involved in a shooting at Hoopfest last summer was credited for time already served in jail after pleading guilty to two felony assault charges this week. Adam Doe, 19, remains in jail pending the resolution of riot and assault charges related to an...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 1, 2010

Deal gives Hoopfest suspect light sentence 17 

One of four men arrested after shots were fired at Hoopfest was given an exceptionally low sentence of six months in jail this week. Marquis D. Johnson, 22, pleaded guilty to second-degree assault in a plea deal that came nearly a month after prosecutors decided...

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MONDAY, SEPT. 13, 2010

Hoopfest suspect pleads to riot, gun charges

One of four men arrested after shots were fired at Hoopfest is expected to leave jail this week. Rashjel G. "Reggie" Cage, 24, pleaded guilty to felony riot and unlawful possession of a firearm today in a plea deal that dismissed about a dozen attempted...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 8, 2010

Murder charges dropped in Hoopfest case 

Spokane County prosecutors will not pursue the dozens of attempted murder charges filed against four men arrested after shots were fired at Hoopfest. Deputy Prosecutor Steve Garvin said in court documents filed this week that he will instead seek assault charges against the men, whose...

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FRIDAY, AUG. 6, 2010

Last Hoopfest suspect now in Spokane 

The last of four men charged with attempted murder for a shooting at Hoopfest has been transported to the Spokane County Jail. Marquis D. Johnson, 21, (right) appeared in Superior Court today on two counts of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, 10 counts of attempted...

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THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010

Hoopfest shooting brings 50+ felony charges

Four men arrested after a shooting at Hoopfest each have been charged with 12 murder-related felonies. Miguel C. Garcia, 19; Adam Doe, 19; Marquis D. Johnson, 21 (right); and Rashjel C. “Reggie” Cage, 23, (left) all are in custody. Garcia, Doe and Cage appeared in...

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 2010

2 more men charged in Hoopfest shooting 

UPDATE: Marquis Johnson is in the Benton County Jail.A $600,000 felony arrest warrant has been issued for a Spokane man in connection with a shooting at Hoopfest last month. Spokane County prosecutors have filed assault charges against Marquis D. Johnson, 21 (right); and Rashjel G....

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THURSDAY, JULY 8, 2010

Hoopfest suspect was on home detention

A teenager arrested in connection with a shooting at Hoopfest last month was prohibited from leaving his home unless he was at school or with his parents. That allegation from prosecutors gave Adam Doe, 19, his third felony charge related to the June 26 shooting...

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, 2010

More bail imposed on Hoopfest suspect

A teenager arrested in connection with a shooting at Hoopfest on Saturday will need to pay an additional $50,000 bond to get out of jail, and if he does get out, he'll be on home detention. Prosecutors requested the additional bond for Adam Doe for...

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TUESDAY, JUNE 29, 2010

Off-duty cop helped catch Hoopfest suspects

An off-duty Spokane police detective witnessed the Hoopfest shooting Saturday and helped investigators identify the suspects. Suspected gunman Miguel C. Garcia, 19, is to appear in Spokane County District Court today on assault charges. He remains in jail with 19-year-old Adam Doe, who’s accused of...

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MONDAY, JUNE 28, 2010

Shooting suspect charged in Oct. stabbing 

UPDATE: Court appearances were moved to Tuesday in District Court. A suspect arrested in shooting at Hoopfest on Saturday already is charged in a gang-related stabbing outside a downtown Spokane night club last fall. Adam Doe, 19, is due in Superior Court this afternoon on...

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