Stories tagged: Assault
SATURDAY, SEPT. 22, 2012, 3:21 P.M.
Suspect in CdA machete attacks arrested
A man wielding a machete attacked several people Friday night in Coeur d’Alene, police say. Police responded to a 10:30 p.m. report of a fight involving a machete at 710 …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2012
Graham to face murder charge
Spokane police say they’ve caught a killer responsible for several violent attacks against women. Major crimes detectives requested prosecutors charge 17-year-old Avondre C. Graham with second-degree murder for the brutal …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 18, 2012, 4:31 P.M.
Spokane police seek victims of unprovoked attacks
Spokane police are looking for victims of unprovoked assaults similar to one along the Centennial Trial last week.
UPDATED: MONDAY, SEPT. 17, 2012, 7:44 P.M.
Assault suspect appears in court
A teenager accused of attacking a woman walking on the Centennial trail near Mission Park was charged in Spokane County Superior Court today.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 15, 2012
Assault, killing link probed
A bizarre mallet attack along the Centennial Trail might help Spokane police crack a homicide case that’s gone unsolved since May. A teenager arrested Thursday in what appears to be …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, SEPT. 14, 2012, 3:50 P.M.
Ties between assault and homicide probed
A teenager arrested Thursday in an assault along the Centennial Trail may be connected to a May 3 homicide, police said Friday.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 9, 2012
Two men stabbed; suspect in custody
Two people were stabbed at a Spokane tavern early Saturday during an argument in the parking lot. Spokane police responded to the Special K Tavern on North Market Street about …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 8, 2012, 5:35 P.M.
Cab driver comes prepared to handle assailant
A man pulled a gun on the wrong cab driver late Friday night, police say.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 8, 2012, 4:31 P.M.
Two stabbed outside Spokane bar
Two people were stabbed at a Spokane tavern early this morning after an argument in the parking lot.
FRIDAY, AUG. 31, 2012
Felony charges sought in skateboard attack
Police are recommending felony assault charges be filed against two 12-year-old boys for an attack on a 13-year-old at the Hillyard Skate Park. Spokane police Sgt. Jason Hartman did not …
THURSDAY, AUG. 23, 2012
Man hit by attacker swinging sword
Spokane Valley police need help locating a sword-wielding attacker who reportedly beat a bystander over the head Monday night, fracturing the man’s skull. The victim, described only as a 41-year-old …
MONDAY, JULY 30, 2012, 6:22 A.M.
Woman assaulted with pepper spray at Home Depot
A woman upset over an elderly couple’s driving pepper sprayed a 72-year-old disabled woman at a north Spokane Home Depot on Sunday.
MONDAY, JULY 30, 2012
Stabbing suspect turns himself in
The suspect in a stabbing early Saturday morning was arrested later that day when he surrendered to police. The stabbing was reported in the 400 block of South Fiske Street …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2012
Council addresses recent downtown assaults
An ordinance that bans sitting or lying on downtown Spokane sidewalks during a 14-hour period of the day could be expanded to include more hours after a surge of assaults …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2012, 12:05 P.M.
Woman assaulted in Spokane Valley by naked man
A naked man assaulted a woman who was walking in a residential area in southeast Spokane Valley early today.
TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2012, 7:45 P.M.
Man stabbed in throat in east Spokane
A man was stabbed in his throat during a fight outside a bar today in east Spokane.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JULY 5, 2012, 8:32 P.M.
Standoff ends without injury in West Central
Several blocks of West Broadway are blocked off as police try to make contact with a man wanted for 2nd degree assault. The man, who police are not naming, is …
THURSDAY, JULY 5, 2012
In brief: Three arrested after breaking into home
Three people were arrested on burglary charges Tuesday after police reportedly found them ransacking a home in the Five Mile neighborhood. Police responded to an audible alarm in the 2300 …
MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2012, 8:37 P.M.
N. Idaho highway closed as police search for assailant
A stretch of U.S. Highway 95 is closed in North Idaho tonight as police look for an armed assailant.
SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2012
Shooter’s alleged helper will remain behind bars
A Spokane man accused of helping the fugitive who shot two deputies will remain jailed on $100,000 bond. Robert Lee “Bo” Ruth, 42, has seven felony convictions, 15 misdemeanor convictions …
FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 2012
Task force directed deputies to stop SUV
A Spokane man shot in the leg during a home-invasion robbery last month was with a fugitive just before he opened fire on two sheriff’s deputies Tuesday. That information, contained …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2012, 8:29 P.M.
Man arrested for helping alleged cop shooter
A Spokane man shot in the leg during a home-invasion robbery last month was with a fugitive just before he opened fire on two sheriff’s deputies Tuesday.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012
Tire-iron assailant found guilty
A jury of seven men and five women convicted a Spokane man Tuesday of attacking an Iraqi refugee with a tire iron and leaving him with severe head injuries. Sentencing …
TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2012, 12:54 P.M.
Spokane man guilty of tire iron attack
A jury of seven men and five women today found a Spokane man guilty of attacking a refugee from Iraq with a tire iron during a gruesome attack that left …
FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2012
Man sentenced for killing dog with hammer
A Post Falls man who beat his dog with a hammer as his neighbor watched in horror has been sentenced to six months in jail. Calvin Franklin Palmer, 53, who …
THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2012
Wenatchee man admits to killing teen
WENATCHEE – A Wenatchee man accused of killing a beauty school classmate has been sentenced to a little more than 14 years in prison under a plea deal. Thirty-one-year-old Christopher …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MAY 23, 2012, 3:38 P.M.
Witnesses in murder case said suspect was unstable
Acquaintances of a man arrested for the shooting death of another suspected methamphetamine user told detectives he was dangerously unstable and often accused people at gunpoint of things they did …
TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012, 10:01 A.M.
Man accused of hitting noisy kid at theater
KENT, Wash. — An Auburn man accused of hitting a noisy 10-year-old in a Kent theater has been charged with assault.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012, 12:10 P.M.
2 Spokane officers injured arresting DUI suspect
Two Spokane police officers suffered minor injuries Monday night in a chase with a suspected drunken driver.
MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012, NOON
Tribal member pleads guilty to brutal assault
A member of the Colville Confederated Tribes pleaded guilty today in federal court to brutally beating and kidnapping his wife earlier this year. The beating left his 37-year-old wife seriously …