Stories tagged: armed robbery
Fri., Dec. 30, 2011, 5:38 p.m.
Deer Park pharmacy robbed twice this month
A Deer Park pharmacy was robbed today for the second time this month. A man, who vaguely resembled the person who robbed the pharmacy Dec. 5, walked into the Medicine …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2011, 7:53 p.m.
Armed robber makes off with prescription pills
Spokane police are looking for a man who robbed a pharmacy packed with customers at gunpoint today. The man entered the Spokane Falls Clinic at 120 W. Mission Avenue, brandished …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2011, 7:47 p.m.
Witness with gun intervenes in armed robbery
Authorities are offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of a man responsible for an armed robbery in Coeur d’Alene.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2011, 9:36 p.m.
Two men rob Spokane liquor store at gunpoint
Spokane police are looking for two men who robbed a liquor store at 8:32 p.m. Wednesday. Police say the two entered the store on W. Third Avenue and demanded cash …
Mon., Nov. 14, 2011, 12:51 p.m.
Man with knife robs north Spokane store
A man armed with a knife robbed a north Spokane convenience store on Sunday.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2011, 8:27 a.m.
Standoff leads to arrest of armed robbery suspect
Spokane police arrested a 24-year-old man early today in a standoff that occurred following an armed robbery of two female pedestrians on North Nevada Street.
Thu., July 28, 2011, 7:58 a.m.
Three men tracked down in North Spokane robbery
Three men were arrested in a northeast Spokane neighborhood on Wednesday night after a resident of the area was robbed of his prescription medication in an incident involving gunfire.
Mon., June 13, 2011, 7:54 a.m.
Police follow up leads to armed robbery arrest
Follow-up work by a Spokane police patrol officer led to the arrest early today of a man suspected in a weekend robbery of a convenience store in Hillyard.
Mon., March 28, 2011, 7:48 a.m.
Zip Trip clerk robbed at gunpoint
A clerk at a Zip Trip store at 2005 N. Hamilton St. was robbed at gunpoint on Sunday.
Mon., Feb. 28, 2011, 2:33 p.m.
Police nab robbery suspect within 20 minutes
Police today arrested a robbery suspect less than 20 minutes after a heist at a Spokane Valley convenience store.
Wed., Feb. 9, 2011, 8:28 p.m.
Armed robber steals from Valley Dollar Tree
Spokane Valley police are looking for a man in his 20s who robbed the Dollar Tree store on East Montgomery Avenue about 7:20 this evening.
Mon., Feb. 7, 2011, 2:22 p.m.
Robbery suspect wanted after ditching drug rehab
A robbery suspect allowed to leave jail for drug rehabilitation is wanted by police for escape.
Thu., Jan. 20, 2011, 12:20 p.m.
Gunman robs North Spokane motel
A gunman robbed a Spokane motel Wednesday night.
Wed., Jan. 19, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Days Inn in Spokane robbed at gunpoint
A downtown Spokane motel was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night by a man who initially asked for change before pulling a handgun, police said.
Sun., Jan. 9, 2011, 10:31 p.m.
Armed robber hits ice cream parlor in arctic chill
The Baskin-Robbins store at 1230 S. Grand was robbed at gunpoint Sunday night by a man wearing a red ski mask and black hoodie, Officer Brian Eckersley said.
Fri., Dec. 17, 2010, 4:35 p.m.
Convenience store robbed at knifepoint
A man with a knife robbed a downtown Spokane convenience store this afternoon.
Mon., Nov. 29, 2010, 12:52 p.m.
Masked man robs Valley store of cash, cigs
A man in a black ski mask robbed a Spokane Valley convenience store Sunday night.
Fri., Nov. 12, 2010, 8:06 a.m.
Hillyard Qwik Stop robbed at gunpoint
A Qwik Stop convenience store a Wellesley Avenue and Market Street was robbed at gunpoint this morning by a man who pulled a scarf over his face, Spokane police said.
Wed., Oct. 13, 2010
Felonies garner 14-year sentence
A Spokane man pleaded guilty Tuesday to 17 felony charges and received more than 14 years in prison. Shawn Michael Westlie, 45, pleaded guilty to seven counts of first-degree robbery, …
Thu., July 29, 2010, 8:40 a.m.
Armed robbers bind Burger King employee, assault another
Employees of a Burger King on North Division were confronted by three armed robbers at closing time early today with one employee being bound by duct tape and another assaulted.
Tue., July 20, 2010, 8:18 a.m.
Armed man robs Sprint Store employee
An employee of a Sprint Store, 170 S. Division St., was robbed at gunpoint Monday night, Spokane police report.
Fri., June 25, 2010
Armed clerk thwarts robbery
An armed robber was turned away at a north Spokane pizza shop Wednesday night when the clerk pulled his own handgun and told the robber to drop his weapon.
Thu., June 24, 2010, 7:57 a.m.
Armed robber turns away when clerk pulls own gun
An armed robber was turned away at a North Spokane pizza shop Thursday night when the clerk pulled his own handgun and told the robber to drop his weapon.
Thu., June 10, 2010
Gunman takes cash at Empire Foods
A robber wearing a mask and armed with a handgun took money from a clerk about 10 p.m. Tuesday at Empire Foods, 5434 N. Nevada St., Spokane police said. The …
Wed., June 9, 2010, 8:05 a.m.
Empire Foods armed robber wore mask
A robber wearing a mask and armed with a handgun took money from a clerk about 10 p.m. Tuesday at Empire Foods, 5434 N. Nevada St., Spokane police said.
Wed., May 19, 2010
Suspect sought in bank robbery
Authorities were searching Tuesday for a man who robbed a south Spokane bank, holding a bank employee to the ground at gunpoint. The man walked into the Chase Bank branch …
Mon., May 17, 2010
Police team up to catch suspect
A suspected robber is in jail after Moscow and Pullman police worked together Saturday to apprehend him in connection with a gunpoint holdup earlier in the week.
Fri., Jan. 15, 2010, 6:20 p.m.
Suspected robber arrested after standoff
A man police believe robbed a coffee stand was arrested Friday after a SWAT team standoff.
Wed., Jan. 13, 2010, 7:30 a.m.
Deputies searching for armed North Side robber
Spokane sheriff’s deputies searched this morning for an armed robber who attempted to hold up a fast-food restaurant at Division Street and Hawthorne Road about 7 a.m.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2009, 7:47 a.m.
Armed robber holds up Spokane espresso shop
An armed robber made off with an undisclosed amount of money today in a holdup of an espresso business on Spokane’s North Side.