Stories tagged: Assault
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2013, 1:52 p.m.
Two more suspects in WSU assault arrested, released
Two more suspects in a May 30 assault on a Washington State University instructor were taken into custody today.
Thu., April 11, 2013
Two arrested in attack on WSU instructor
An anonymous tip is unraveling the mystery of a brutal attack that has left a Washington State University instructor in critical condition at a Spokane hospital. Pullman police Chief Gary …
Fri., March 29, 2013
Health worker protection bill fails
BOISE – Coeur d’Alene Rep. Luke Malek’s bill to make attacking a health care worker a felony – a measure requested in part by Kootenai Medical Center, which says violent …
Thu., March 28, 2013, 6:53 p.m.
Assault bill killed amid CdA lawmaker dispute
BOISE – Coeur d’Alene Rep. Luke Malek’s bill to make attacking a health care worker a felony — a measure requested in part by Kootenai Medical Center — was killed …
Fri., March 22, 2013, 12:52 p.m.
Assault victim accused of pointing gun at boy offering help
A domestic violence call in an Airway Heights trailer park this morning quickly turned into a brief hunt for a man and assault charges against a woman for pointing a …
Wed., March 20, 2013
In brief: Man found with critical injuries
Medical crews took a man to a local hospital Tuesday morning after he was found sitting in a parking lot on the lower South Hill with life-threatening injuries. A passing …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2013, 2:54 p.m.
Police investigating serious South Hill assault
Medical crews took a man to a local hospital this morning after he was found sitting in a parking lot on the lower South Hill with life-threatening injuries.
Thu., March 14, 2013
Alleged machete attack leads to standoff, man’s arrest
A standoff ended peacefully Wednesday morning after police say a man attacked his neighbor with a machete then holed himself up in a skate shop, at times using a mannequin …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2013, 12:41 p.m.
Spokane deputies investigating fatal assault
Spokane County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man involved in a fight outside a Spokane Valley restaurant that left one man dead.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013, 3:52 p.m.
Transient who stabbed man in camp may serve 20 years
A man who stabbed another man in a transient camp in Coeur d’Alene last summer has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2013, 6:42 p.m.
Mother: Slapped toddler was traumatized
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis woman says her 2-year-old son was traumatized by a man accused of slapping the boy and calling him a racial slur during an Atlanta-bound flight.
Wed., Jan. 30, 2013, 9 a.m.
Teen arrested in stabbing of mother
Spokane police arrested a 16-year-old boy Tuesday night after he stabbed his mother in the head multiple times. The boy’s 13-year-old brother was able to stop the assault and disarm …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2013, 8:28 p.m.
Spokane police accuse man of stabbing step-grandfather
Spokane police arrested a 21-year-old man for allegedly stabbing his step-grandfather Thursday night. Police say that just after 11:00 p.m., Joel M. Arevalo slashed the 56-year-old victim’s truck tires before …
Fri., Jan. 25, 2013
Jail ordered in assault case
A Spokane man accused of threatening to kill a woman and her baby pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree assault Thursday. A Spokane County Superior Court Judge sentenced 38-year-old …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2013, 7:46 a.m.
Woman fends off attacker in Coeur d’Alene
Coeur d’Alene police are looking for a man who tried to rape a woman near North Idaho College last weekend.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2013, 11:45 a.m.
Pullman man arrested for attempted rape
Pullman police arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of attempted rape early this morning.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2013
Sex offender re-arrested
Spokane police officers believe they nabbed a naked burglar. Trevor Lee Franklin, a 22-year-old registered sex offender, entered a stranger’s Browne’s Addition apartment and disrobed just before 11 p.m. Tuesday, …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2013, 8 p.m.
Man accused of ramming police vehicles
A 19-year-old man faces felony assault charges after allegedly ramming his car into two police vehicles while attempting to flee today.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2012, 2:10 p.m.
Three arrested in paintball gun shootings
Three teens face felony charges after going on a drive-by paintball shooting rampage Wednesday, according to Spokane police.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2012
STA Plaza suspect faces more charges
Police filed additional charges Friday of rape and kidnapping against a man accused of threatening to kill a woman and her baby at the Spokane Transit Authority Plaza downtown. Police …
Fri., Nov. 30, 2012
Police say man had knife at STA Plaza
A man is accused of threatening to kill a woman and her baby at the Spokane Transit Authority Plaza and lunging at them with a large knife. Police eventually deployed …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2012
Alleged shooter charged with attempted murder
A Spokane man faces a first-degree attempted murder charge for what detectives call a retaliatory shooting. Eugene “Low Key” McVay, 30, appeared in Spokane County Superior Court this week. McVay …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2012
Valley medical call turns into confrontation
A call to help a woman having a seizure Monday took a turn when an intoxicated man reportedly assaulted one of the paramedics treating her. A Spokane Valley Fire Department …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2012
Burglary, assault suspect arrested
Spokane police arrested a man suspected of throwing a 62-year-old woman down a flight of stairs during a burglary last month. The man, David J. Bassford, 38, was arrested in …
Wed., Oct. 3, 2012, 11:08 a.m.
Bonners Ferry man accused of groping cheerleaders
KENNEWICK, Wash. — A Bonner’s Ferry, Idaho, man is accused of groping cheerleaders at high school football games in the Tri-Cities.
Thu., Sept. 27, 2012, 4:12 p.m.
Accused killer pleads not guilty
Accused killer Avondre Graham pleaded not guilty today in Spokane County Superior Court to four charges stemming from attacks against three women. Graham is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree attempted …
Thu., Sept. 27, 2012
Spokane police probe reported kidnapping
The Spokane Police Department is investigating the reported abduction and kidnapping of a woman who said she was assaulted in Spokane and dumped in the woods in Stevens County, where …
Thu., Sept. 27, 2012
Teen admitted killing woman on trail, police say
A teenager Spokane police had long suspected in the May stabbing death of Sharlotte McGill admitted to killing her, court documents filed Wednesday revealed. While police suspected Avondre C. Graham, …
Sat., 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 …
Fri., 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 …