Stories tagged: Assault
Fri., April 29, 2016, 7:11 a.m.
Police: 1 of 2 boys badly beaten at Ohio motel dies
Police in Ohio say one of two young brothers found badly beaten at a motel has died. The police chief in the city of Middletown confirmed the 5-year-old’s death to …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
Police suspect boyfriend of assaulting woman found dead
Spokane police arrested the boyfriend of a woman found dead in a North Spokane home last week, but have not charged him with murder.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 2:16 p.m.
Girls involved in fatal fight at Delaware school suspended
Three students involved in a fight that ended in a teenager’s death at a Delaware school have been suspended, a school district spokeswoman said.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
Details of sex abuse could mean prison time for Hastert
When Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty last year to breaking banking laws, sentencing guidelines suggested that the former House speaker would probably serve no more than six months in prison for …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 10:48 a.m.
Catholic Diocese of Yakima won’t list names of abusers on website
The Lay Advisory Board of the Catholic Diocese of Yakima will not be listing the names of local clergy on its website who have had credible claims of sexual abuse …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 8:56 a.m.
Johnny Manziel indicted in alleged attack on ex-girlfriend
A Texas grand jury has indicted ex-Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel on an assault charge after his ex-girlfriend accused him of domestic violence.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 8:22 a.m.
Charges expected in Delaware student’s death
A police chief in Delaware says charges will be filed by the end of the week in connection to the death of a 16-year-old high school student.
Mon., April 25, 2016, 1:46 p.m.
Spokane woman accused of slashing man’s chest
A Spokane woman is accused of slashing a man across the chest with a box cutter after he sprayed her with a garden hose to get her off his property.
Mon., April 25, 2016, 9:39 a.m.
Johnny Manziel announcement regarding indictment to come Tuesday, prosecutor says
Prosecutors in Dallas say they will make an announcement Tuesday regarding whether Johnny Manziel has been indicted on allegations that he attacked his ex-girlfriend in January.
Thu., April 21, 2016, 3:50 p.m.
Observers do nothing to help dying man in Chicago street
Surveillance video shows more than a dozen people doing nothing to help a Chicago bartender as he is attacked, left unconscious on the street and accidentally run over by a …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
Judge to decide where man accused of attempted murder will be locked up
During closing arguments, attorneys for Avery Latham say the 24-year-old should be found not guilty of attempted murder by reason of insanity.
Thu., April 21, 2016, 11:20 a.m.
16-year-old girl dead after fight at high school, police say
A 16-year-old sophomore died Thursday following a fight in a Delaware high school girl’s restroom, city officials said.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 11:51 a.m.
Filipino presidential candidate apologizes over rape comment
The front-runner in the Philippine presidential race apologized Tuesday for a campaign rally remark about wanting to rape an Australian missionary who was assaulted and killed by prisoners during a …
Tue., April 19, 2016, 10:05 a.m.
Oregon dad accused of assaulting son over baseball game
Police arrested a Roseburg father accused of assaulting his son after the boy didn’t pitch well in a baseball game.
Thu., April 14, 2016, 11:17 a.m.
Trump campaign manager won’t face battery charge
Donald Trump’s campaign manager will not be prosecuted on a misdemeanor battery charge after prosecutors determined there wasn’t enough evidence to convict him of forcibly grabbing a female reporter, according …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
Spokane parking officer reports assault after putting parking boot on SUV
A Spokane parking enforcement officer reported being assaulted Tuesday after he and his partner put a parking boot on an SUV parked in the 100 block of East Sinto.
Mon., April 11, 2016, 3:43 p.m.
Plea change set in Coeur d’Alene kidnapping case
A Coeur d’Alene sex offender accused of assaulting and trying to kidnap a woman he worked with last fall may plead guilty next week. Jason A. Edwards, 45, who worked …
Mon., April 11, 2016, 3:12 p.m.
Felon released from jail two weeks ago suspected in stabbing
A convicted felon released from jail two weeks ago is now suspected of stabbing a West Central man.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:38 a.m.
Man accused of assault at Trump rally appears in court
The white Donald Trump supporter accused of punching a black man being escorted from a Trump rally in North Carolina by sheriff’s deputies has had his case continued.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Sacred Heart nurse assaulted by a patient
A nurse at Sacred Heart Medical Center was assaulted Thursday by a patient.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 5:26 p.m.
Rock wielding vandal chases deputy
A man was arrested for allegedly throwing a garden gnome through a window and then chasing a police officer with a large rock, early Thursday morning.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 3:35 p.m.
Girl at Trump rally who was pepper-sprayed may face charges
JANESVILLE, Wis. – Investigators said Thursday that they’re recommending a disorderly conduct charge be filed against a 15-year-old girl who was pepper-sprayed after she punched a man at a rally …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Katt Williams arrested after fight with Georgia teen
Police say actor Katt Williams has turned himself in at a Georgia jail to face charges following a fight with a teenager.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 12:17 p.m.
Teen pepper-sprayed as Donald Trump protesters, supporters clash
Police are looking for a man who pepper-sprayed a 15-year-old girl as opponents and supporters of Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump clashed outside a Wisconsin rally.
Fri., March 25, 2016, 5:29 p.m.
Head of Spokane detox services arrested in Montana; plea deal in jeopardy
The head of the former Community Detox Services has placed himself on voluntary medical leave after a recent arrest in Montana has put a February plea deal in jeopardy.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
Shadle Park High School teen expelled for aggressive behavior with multiple girls
Police have arrested a 17-year-old Shadle Park High School student suspected of being sexually aggressive with several girls on school property.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 9:33 a.m.
Police investigate suspicious East Central death
Spokane police are investigating a suspicious death at an East Central home.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 9:12 a.m.
Breitbart reporter involved in Donald Trump incident resigns
The Breitbart News reporter allegedly roughed up last week at a Donald Trump press conference has resigned from the conservative website, saying that she can’t work for an organization that …
Fri., March 11, 2016, 12:16 p.m.
Reporter tells police she was battered at Trump event
A reporter for a conservative news website has filed a police report alleging that she was battered at a Donald Trump press conference in Florida.
Tue., March 8, 2016
100 years ago in Soap Lake: Landlord shoots baker who wanted to keep his oven
From our archives, 100 years ago M.H. Sorrell, a prominent Soap Lake businessman and landlord, evicted Norman Barrett from his bakery shop for failure to pay rent.