Stories tagged: Aaron D. Johnson
Tue., May 10, 2016, 4:49 p.m.
Shootings prompt call by police to boost mental health funding
Aaron D. Johnson, like many others in the state, was cycled through jail and hospitals before being shot by police for a second time this month. Lawmakers say more money …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 12:31 p.m.
Parents of man shot by Spokane police feel helpless in getting mental health assistance for son
Investigators found a fake handgun near where Aaron D. Johnson was shot by police at the West Wynn Motel on Sunset Boulevard on Monday.
Mon., May 2, 2016, 5:04 p.m.
Mentally ill man shot by police outside motel was also shot by police in 2014
A man was shot Monday afternoon at the West Wynn Motel in west Spokane. Anthony Altizer, maintence worker at motel, said the man was shot by a police officer.
Tue., May 12, 2015
Spokane police officers won’t face charges in 2014 shooting
After an investigation lasting more than 15 months, the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office announced Monday it would not seek charges against two police officers who shot a knife-wielding Aaron D. …
Thu., Jan. 23, 2014
Spokane police shooting investigation slowed
The outside investigation into a Spokane police shooting behind Truth Ministries last week has been slowed as the lead detective stayed home sick with the flu for several days. As …