Stories tagged: Assault
Thu., April 9, 2015, 8:54 a.m.
Detectives seek naked man who assaulted elderly women in Deer Park
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking public help to locate a naked man who assaulted two elderly women in their residence north of Deer Park.
Sat., March 21, 2015, 2:38 p.m.
Assault charges filed after missing woman found
Assault charges have been filed against a man who allegedly carried his unconscious girlfriend out of their South Hill home and placed her into a car Thursday evening.
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015, 4 p.m.
Woman convicted in Fred Meyer robbery accused of assaulting witness
A Spokane woman who pleaded guilty to robbery and assault in December now faces additional charges for allegedly attacking a witness.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2015
Police report says officers didn’t mistreat transgender victim
Spokane police say they found no evidence to support allegations that officers behaved improperly when responding to the assault of a transgender woman at Boots Bakery on Jan. 30. The …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 17, 2015, 4:40 p.m.
Spokane Valley woman accused of assaulting autistic son
A Spokane Valley woman faces assault charges after allegedly telling a dispatcher she cut her autistic son’s throat with a knife because she was “desperate for help.”
Mon., Feb. 9, 2015, 3:19 p.m.
Suspect in SWAT standoff found with open gas tanks
The Spokane Valley man arrested Sunday after a four-hour standoff with a Spokane County SWAT team barricaded himself in a shop with open acetylene tanks, court documents said today.
Mon., Feb. 9, 2015, 2:59 p.m.
Man dressed as ‘ninja’ suspected in restaurant assault
A man witnesses said wore a “ninja mask” is accused of assaulting the owner of a Spokane Italian restaurant with a baseball bat.
Fri., Feb. 6, 2015, 10:23 a.m.
Police: Primary suspect in Safeway shooting still at large
Police have arrested two teenagers in connection with a shooting at a North Spokane Safeway, but are still seeking an additional suspect.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 6, 2015, 2:40 p.m.
Mother of stabbing suspect told police he wants to be a serial killer
The mother of downtown stabbing suspect Daniel G. Spain, 25, told police that her son’s goal in life is to become a serial killer, said prosecuting attorney Kyle Treece.
Thu., Feb. 5, 2015
Two men deny accusations in assault of transgender woman
The two men accused of assaulting a transgender woman Friday after she spat in one of their faces outside a downtown bakery and bar are denying they taunted her or …
Wed., Feb. 4, 2015, 3:54 p.m.
Men deny assaulting transgender woman
The two men accused of assaulting a transgender woman Friday after she spat in one’s face outside a downtown bakery and bar are denying that they taunted her or hit …
Wed., Feb. 4, 2015
Two men arrested in beating of transgender woman
Two men suspected of beating a transgender woman in downtown Spokane were arrested Tuesday, eight hours after police sought the public’s help to identify the attackers. The victim of the …
Tue., Feb. 3, 2015, 8:14 a.m.
Police release suspect photos for assault at bakery
Spokane police are seeking help from the public to identify two men suspected of assaulting a transgender woman at Boots Bakery last week.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 2, 2015, 9:22 p.m.
Assault of transgender woman sparks call for action at City Council
A transgender woman who was assaulted at Boots Bakery last week says Spokane police need better training on treating transgender people with respect.
Tue., Jan. 13, 2015, 3:44 p.m.
Charges dropped against Seattle soccer star Hope Solo
KIRKLAND, Wash. — A judge near Seattle on Tuesday dismissed domestic violence assault charges against soccer superstar Hope Solo, a week before the case was set for trial.
Tue., Nov. 18, 2014, 1:24 p.m.
Road rage incident leads to attack with metal mace
A dispute over a stop sign in Spokane Valley Monday ended with two men wrestling over a metal mace.
Wed., Nov. 12, 2014
Spokane man found dead days after assault by acquaintance
A Spokane man was found dead in his home eight days after he was assaulted by an acquaintance, but officials have not determined a cause of death. Edward E. Weed, …
Mon., Oct. 27, 2014, 12:19 p.m.
Two men jailed in reported Riverfront Park robbery attempt
Two men are in custody of the Spokane County Jail after allegedly assaulting and robbing a man walking home from work in Riverfront Park late Sunday.
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014
Police investigate attacks on Spokane’s homeless
William Faust was asleep when the beating began. A rock cracked down on his skull once, then again. The attacker kept hitting, not letting up until most of Faust’s clothing …
Sat., Oct. 25, 2014
Spokane doctor Craig Morgenstern faces federal charges
A Spokane doctor accused of drugging and raping a teen last weekend at his Nine Mile Falls home now faces federal charges after authorities say he took young boys on …
Sun., Oct. 12, 2014
Spokane police surround house after stabbing
Spokane police late Saturday were surrounding a home in southwest Spokane where they believed a man who stabbed another was hiding. Police were called to the 2000 block of West …
Sat., Oct. 11, 2014, 8:19 p.m.
Suspected stabber surrounded in southwest Spokane
Spokane Police have surrounded a home in southwest Spokane where they suspect a man who stabbed another is hiding.
Thu., Sept. 25, 2014
Man pleads guilty to robbery in drug deal
The brother of a teen accused of murder pleaded guilty this week to a charge stemming from a drug deal robbery that ended in a shooting in January. Jahvory Kinard, …
Tue., Sept. 16, 2014, 11:44 a.m.
Police: Man stabbed in apparent overnight robbery
A man was stabbed in an apparent robbery late Monday, Spokane police said.
Fri., Sept. 12, 2014
Woman, 70, allegedly assaulted, held captive
A 31-year-old Loon Lake man is behind bars accused of assaulting with a machete a 70-year-old woman and holding her against her will after she refused to give him prescription …
Thu., Sept. 11, 2014, 11:12 a.m.
Loon Lake man arrested on suspicions of beating 70-year-old woman
Deputies arrested a Loon Lake man suspected of kidnapping a 70-year-old woman for five days and beating her with the blunt side of a machete after she refused to give …
Mon., Sept. 8, 2014, 8:09 a.m.
Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release
BALTIMORE (AP) — A new video that appears to show Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee in an elevator last February has been released on a website.
Sat., Aug. 23, 2014
Man sentenced to 10 years for throwing mortal punch
A raucous party two years ago in north Spokane County has earned a 21-year-old man a decade in prison after he pleaded guilty this week to manslaughter for throwing a …
Sat., Aug. 9, 2014
Bathroom ruse used in hospital escape try, records say
The inmate shot at by a corrections officer during an alleged attempt to flee custody last month at Deaconess Hospital escaped after asking to use the bathroom, according to court …
Fri., Aug. 1, 2014
Stabbing defendant pleads not guilty by reason of insanity
An 18-year-old who stabbed another man in the head repeatedly outside a downtown homeless shelter in August pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity on Thursday. David N. Vincent, who …