Stories tagged: Assault
Mon., Jan. 27, 2014, 11:27 a.m.
Woman arrested with help from iPhone app strikes officer
Laci Anthony was arrested last month after a GPS-enabled application on alleged stolen Apple devices showed the victims her location. She’s back in jail Monday after police say she sped …
Wed., Jan. 22, 2014
Cheney reserve officer turns violent after arrest, police say
A recent graduate of the Cheney Police Department’s Reserve Police Academy grew violent after his arrest on suspicion of burglarizing an ex-girlfriend’s apartment, reaching for his training officer’s gun before …
Sat., Jan. 18, 2014
Bond set for substitute teacher Deryan, charged in alleged assaults at Trent Elementary
A cash bond of $20,000 was set Friday for a substitute teacher accused of assaulting several sixth-grade students at Trent Elementary School on Thursday. Matthew C. Deryan, 46, has also …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2014, 12:55 p.m.
No criminal charges to be filed in David Warner assault case
No criminal charges will be filed in the March 30 assault on David Warner, a Washington State University instructor who suffered a severe brain injury as a result of the …
Fri., Jan. 17, 2014, 7:49 a.m.
Substitute teacher faces assault charges
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said it arrested Matthew Deryan, a 46-year-old substitute teacher at Trent Elementary School accused of putting his hands on students. The East Valley School District …
Fri., Jan. 10, 2014
Man arrested in alleged drug-deal shooting
A 19-year-old man was arrested Thursday morning after police say he shot a woman last week during a drug deal gone bad. Jahvory Kinard was booked into Spokane County Jail …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 9, 2014, 3:19 p.m.
Suspect arrested in weekend shooting
Jahvory Kinard, 19, was arrested Thursday morning on suspicions he shot a woman in a fast-food restaurant parking lot Friday night. Kinard, the brother of murder suspect Kenan Adams-Kinard, faces …
Fri., Jan. 3, 2014, 2:54 p.m.
SWAT standoff ends in arrest for 70-year-old Deer Park man
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said Michael Martin, 70, was arrested after a Friday afternoon SWAT standoff in Deer Park. Neighbors reported Martin assaulted them with a baseball bat.
Thu., Dec. 26, 2013, 11:39 a.m.
Alleged Spokane kidnapping victim recants
Jason Hanson told a Superior Court judge earlier this week he lied to police when he said he was taken from a home in Sioux City, Iowa, against his will …
Tue., Dec. 24, 2013
Iowa man escapes kidnappers in Spokane, police say
A cross-country kidnapping unraveled Friday in Spokane when the victim escaped three men after a harrowing road trip from Iowa, according to police. Suspect George Rosenbaum, 34, is accused of …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 23, 2013, 3:56 p.m.
Man arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and robbery
Spokane police on Friday arrested a man suspected in an Iowa kidnapping. George E. Rosenbaum, 34, was booked into Spokane County Jail on suspicion of kidnapping and robbery, a news …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013
Idaho lawmaker Mark Patterson will resign House post
BOISE – Republican Rep. Mark Patterson said Wednesday he’ll resign from the Idaho Legislature after party colleagues from his Boise district urged him to quit amid revelations that he had …
Wed., Dec. 11, 2013, 11:43 a.m.
Suspect arrested in alleged downtown shooting attempt
Spokane Police said they arrested a 29-year-old man who fired a shotgun at two passengers in a car behind the Red Lion Tavern in downtown Spokane on Monday. The man …
Tue., Dec. 3, 2013, 12:28 p.m.
Woman accused of throwing cantaloupe-sized rock through neighbor’s window
A woman who allegedly heaved a cantaloupe-sized rock through a neighbor’s window was arrested early Monday on assault charges.
Tue., Dec. 3, 2013, 10:15 a.m.
Police: Drugs fuel assault by mother, son on deputies
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says a mother and her son assaulted deputies responding to an overnight domestic violence call after smoking meth.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 25, 2013, 5:40 p.m.
Man assaulted by three others in Spokane Valley
A random assault that left a black man in his fifties beaten and bruised Saturday afternoon has led Spokane County sheriff’s deputies to speculate that the attack might be a …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2013, 12:19 p.m.
Police: Va. senator in hospital after assault
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Virginia state Sen. R. Creigh Deeds, the Democrats’ gubernatorial nominee four years ago, was stabbed Tuesday in his head and chest at his home, and his son …
Mon., Nov. 18, 2013, 2:47 p.m.
George Zimmerman charged with assault, battery
APOPKA, Fla. — George Zimmerman was charged Monday with assault after deputies were called to the home where he lived with his girlfriend, who claimed he pointed a shotgun at …
Fri., Nov. 15, 2013, 11:47 a.m.
Father, son arrested after Spokane Valley SWAT standoff
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office took Jerry Everett, Jr., and Jerry Everett, III, into custody following a SWAT standoff early Friday. Both men have multiple outstanding warrants for their arrest, …
Fri., Nov. 15, 2013
Remains uncovered near Elk believe to be those of missing woman
A year ago Thursday, Ramona Childress was reported missing. Her family feared the worst, her brother Abe Carroll said. She left behind two young children, her studies at Spokane Community …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013, 1:47 p.m.
Police arrest suspect in October drive-by
The suspect in an October drive-by shooting was arrested in Riverside, Calif. on Thursday morning.
Tue., Oct. 22, 2013, 11:24 a.m.
Man arrested after overnight SWAT standoff
John Hartz, 52, was booked into jail 2 a.m. Tuesday after an hours-long standoff with law enforcement. Hartz faces assault and burglary charges stemming from a domestic violence dispute.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2013
Spokane man could get life sentence under three-strikes law
A spat over gang tattoos and ball caps could send a 21-year-old Spokane man to prison for the rest of his life. Cole M. Kendall, an ex-convict with a violent …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2013, 6:37 p.m.
Police: Man assaulted janitor, 71, with sharp putty knife
A 26-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after police say he robbed and beat an elderly janitor with a sharp putty knife at a grocery store.
Wed., Sept. 18, 2013, 1:42 p.m.
Teens arrested after police say they beat, threatened to eat woman
Two teenage boys were arrested early Tuesday morning after an alleged drug-fueled crime spree during which they assaulted one of the boys’ mothers with a sword and planned to eat …
Thu., July 11, 2013
Man pleads guilty in drug deal shooting
A former nightclub manager from Seattle pleaded guilty Wednesday to shooting a Spokane man in the buttocks to retrieve the $300 he previously gave the victim to purchase drugs in …
Sat., June 8, 2013
WSU names leader of safety task force
Responding to fears that Washington State University is dangerous for minorities after an assault on a faculty member, President Elson S. Floyd has named A.G. Rud to lead a commission …
Tue., June 4, 2013, 7:47 a.m.
Beaten WSU instructor recovering at home
SPOKANE — The family of Washington State University instructor David Warner who was beaten March 30 outside a Pullman bar says he is now recovering at home from a severe …
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2013, 5:33 p.m.
Pullman police say surveillance video released in error
A video containing excerpts of surveillance camera footage from the night a Washington State University instructor was assaulted was released to The Spokesman-Review by police and published on the news …
Sat., April 13, 2013
WSU professor assault suspects released from jail
A Whitman County judge on Friday released the remaining suspects in last month’s assault of a Washington State University instructor. Pullman police investigators are working to gather evidence from witnesses …