Stories tagged: Assault
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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 …
Tue., July 22, 2014, midnight
Houseboat owner fined in dust-up with rangers
A Kettle Falls houseboat owner will pay a $100 fine for excessive noise as part of a deal to avoid another federal trial in a case where a National Park …
Thu., June 12, 2014, 3:01 p.m.
Businessman assaulted outside downtown bar
Two men were beaten after leaving a bar off Division Street early Thursday, Spokane police said. Investigators are looking for anyone with information about the alleged assailants.
Tue., June 3, 2014, midnight
Stiviano reports incident outside hotel
NEW YORK – The woman Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was talking to when he made racist remarks says she was assaulted by two men outside a New York …
Sat., May 31, 2014, midnight
Jury deadlock leads to mistrial in alleged assault of ranger
A federal jury deadlocked Friday on whether a Kettle Falls man assaulted a National Park Service ranger. A full day of deliberations ended in a mistrial for Michael Sublie, said …
Fri., May 30, 2014, 2:29 p.m.
Jury deadlocks in park ranger case
Jurors could not reach a consensus whether to convict Michael Sublie of assault and interference of a federal agent prior to an officer-involved shooting taking place in September.
Thu., May 29, 2014, midnight
Teen gets five days in jail for downtown Spokane beating
The teenager who beat a 56-year-old man outside a downtown Spokane restaurant in January received five days of jail time and six months’ probation after pleading guilty to fourth-degree assault, …
Sat., May 24, 2014, midnight
Houseboat owner’s trial to begin in incident with park rangers
A Kettle Falls houseboat owner is set to stand trial this week on accusations that he shoved a National Park Service ranger during a tense confrontation last September that included …
Wed., May 21, 2014, midnight
Rape charge filed against theft, assault suspect
A man already facing a litany of charges for allegedly assaulting and stealing from multiple women is now facing a charge of second-degree rape after the victim said she recognized …