Stories tagged: Assault
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department fired an officer Thursday after concluding an internal affairs investigation of a domestic violence assault in 2017. Nicholas J. Spolski has been on paid administrative leave …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a babysitter Wednesday on suspicion of assaulting a child in her care.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
A 38-year-old man is in critical condition after Spokane police say he was stabbed multiple times after getting into an argument with a homeowner while he waited for a tow …
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019, 10:26 p.m.
A shooting near Orchard Prairie that left one man dead and another in critical condition was an attempted murder-suicide, deputies said Friday.
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
A man suspected of pointing a gun at another person during a road rage incident was arrested over the weekend
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 8:42 p.m.
Spokane police arrest man waving gun around, threatening to shoot people at his northeast Spokane home
A man waving a handgun at neighbors and officers was arrested Thursday night after a tense standoff with Spokane police.
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 7:34 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a man over the weekend accused of pointing a gun at his ex wife while he kidnapped their son.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
A man with a criminal history is being investigated in connection to a half dozen rapes and sexual assaults in the Spokane area, at least four of them dating back …
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
A man was arrested Friday morning under suspicion of cutting another man’s throat while on a Spokane Transit Authority bus in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
A man was shot with what police are describing as a rubber projectile after a fight broke out at a lower South Hill apartment complex early Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 8:15 p.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies say a man with active arrest warrants repeatedly stabbed himself in the chest with a large knife to escape from going back to jail.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Victor Hudak, the longtime co-owner of Pullman’s only musical instrument store, faces several accusations of groping or staring inappropriately at young girls while they shopped.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
North Idaho man recovering in hospital after reportedly being shot in the face during domestic dispute
A north Idaho man is recovering in the hospital after Shoshone County Sheriff’s deputies say he was shot in the face during a domestic violence incident.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Police and fire personnel spent several hours Monday evening unsuccessfully searching for people who reportedly jumped into the Spokane River after a large fight broke out near Minnehaha Park.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Men perform citizens’ arrest, punch man in courthouse after he allegedly grabbed, threatened 71-year old woman
Spokane police arrested a man who allegedly assaulted a 71-year-old woman in the Spokane County Courthouse on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:57 p.m.
A man was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening with life-threatening injuries after Spokane police say he was shot near North Central High School.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
A 40-year-old man was arrested Monday night after allegedly admitting to detectives he had stabbed his girlfriend in the leg during an argument at a home near Colbert. Aaron J. …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 8:24 p.m.
Spokane Valley Major Crimes detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect in a Monday night stabbing at a Spokane Valley apartment complex.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
A 24-year-old man was jailed early Monday on suspicion of abusing his 2-month-old baby and causing potentially life-threatening injuries, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Spokane Police are still searching for a man suspected of shooting another man in the Nevada/Lidgerwood neighborhood Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 2:41 p.m.
Investigation of attack on attorney intern in Public Safety Building continues; victim calls for better surveillance
Surveillance cameras in a lobby of the Public Safety Building were not working, preventing investigators from identifying a suspect.
Thu., March 7, 2019
A doctor at Eastern State Hospital says a man accused of randomly stabbing a young child understands the charges against him, but cannot assist in his own defense.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
A convicted sex offender pleaded guilty Friday to a vicious rape of a Spokane Valley gas station clerk who said she was abducted and choked to near unconsciousness several times …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
Victim of alleged assault in fight between Spokane neighbors over snow broke 2 ribs, bone in face, court records say
A man accused of attacking his neighbor over blowing snow into each others’ properties appeared Wednesday in Spokane County Superior Court where his bond was set at $2,000.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:14 p.m.
Two neighbors fighting over where to pile snow put one man in the hospital and another in jail.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
The safety officer and suspect were sent to the hospital with minor injuries and released.
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 7:11 a.m.
A woman in her 70s was stabbed late Wednesday at a grocery store in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 6:46 p.m.
A Spokane police officer accused in 2017 of hitting his girlfriend was found not guilty Monday of four counts of misdemeanor domestic assault.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Spokane police arrested two men accused of participating in a drive-by shooting early Sunday in north Spokane.
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5:16 p.m.
Police determined that a man was not attacked after he was found injured and halfway submerged in the Spokane River on Wednesday. Michele Anderson, spokesperson for the Spokane Police Department, …