Stories tagged: Assault
Fri., May 9, 2014, 1:50 p.m.
Spokane police consultant thrown out of downtown hotel
A consultant hired by the Spokane Police Department told people in the Davenport Tower Safari Lounge on Sunday that he was with the department, and repeatedly called a woman a …
Mon., April 28, 2014, 3:16 p.m.
Shot bar bouncer identifies suspect on Facebook
A bouncer at a downtown bar identified his suspected shooter using a Facebook profile picture, according to court documetns. Andre Hallman, 23, faces two counts of first-degree assault after he …
Tue., April 22, 2014, 1:17 p.m.
Nine arrested in Spokane Valley raid: assaulted 12-year-old found
Spokane Valley Police arrested nine people in a raid of two Spokane Valley homes Tuesday and found a 12-year-old boy who had been assaulted several times.
Thu., April 17, 2014, 11:57 a.m.
Man arrested in stabbing outside downtown Spokane apartment
A 26-year-old man was arrested after police say he attacked another man with knives outside a downtown Spokane apartment complex Monday. Edward Donoian faces a first-degree assault with a deadly …
Tue., April 15, 2014, 9:52 a.m.
Deputies looking for suspect in assault of Athol partygoers
Kootenai County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man who allegedly hit four people with a handgun during a large outdoor party south of Athol on Saturday.
Fri., April 11, 2014, 10:22 a.m.
Police arrest suspect in early April shooting
Troy Pasina, 36, was arrested Thursday on suspicions he fired a single bullet at another man during a dispute last week.
Tue., April 1, 2014, 12:53 p.m.
Court documents: Park ranger fired on boat because he heard gunfire
Federal court documents indicate National Park Service Ranger Matthew Phillipson fired his gun during a September excessive noise call on a houseboat in Stevens County because he thought he heard …
Mon., March 31, 2014, 11:23 a.m.
Spokane Valley man arrested for pointing gun at woman, son
Robert Weathermon, 24, was arrested on suspicions of attempted first-degree assault with a firearm Friday. Investigators say he pointed a shotgun at a woman he thought was a friend attempting …
Sat., March 15, 2014
Downtown shooting suspect also charged in drug ring
One of 39 suspects indicted Thursday on federal drug charges now faces allegations of attempted murder in a gang-related shooting that briefly closed a downtown Spokane music venue in February …
Sun., March 9, 2014
No charges filed yet in January assault by Steam Plant
Prosecutors have not yet filed charges in the January assault of a man leaving a downtown restaurant with his wife who said they were attacked by a group of teenagers. …
Fri., Feb. 28, 2014
Extended sentence sought for teen, 14, for sword attack
Prosecutors are asking for an extended sentence for one of two teenage boys involved in an apparent drug-fueled sword attack in Spokane Valley in September. The 14-year-old, who was 13 …
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014, 12:27 p.m.
Police: Shooting suspect leaves jail, assaults store clerk
Jayme Rodgers, 22, was free for less than a week on a drive-by shooting charge before he was re-arrested after allegedly assaulting a convenience store clerk Friday.
Fri., Feb. 7, 2014
Pot extraction method using butane poses hazard
A surge in the production of concentrated marijuana extract is thought to have caused at least three dangerous fires in Spokane County and has local, state and federal officials paying …
Thu., Feb. 6, 2014, 3:18 p.m.
73-year-old man accused of pointing gun at real estate agent
A 73-year-old man arrested Wednesday for allegedly pointing a gun at a real estate agent was released from jail today on his own recognizance. Patrick D. Porter faces a charge …
Fri., Jan. 31, 2014
Family wants action to address violent incidents downtown
Sporting bruises around his eyes, Bruce Palmer gripped the hand of his wife, Billie, at his home Thursday, three days after the couple said they were attacked in downtown Spokane. …
Thu., Jan. 30, 2014
Downtown Spokane violence ‘an epidemic,’ man’s family says
The family of a man whose nose was broken during an assault outside a downtown restaurant Monday night plans to appeal to the city to address what his son calls …
Wed., Jan. 29, 2014
Spokane police stress downtown still safe after Monday fight
Spokane police are insisting downtown remains safe in the aftermath of a fight sparked Monday night by loitering teenagers. Officers jailed a 17-year-old suspected of instigating the violence against a …
Tue., Jan. 28, 2014, 11:59 a.m.
Teenager arrested after downtown altercation Monday night
A 17-year-old was arrested after 8 p.m. Monday when he struck a man following an argument outside the Steam Plant restaurant downtown. Police say the random occurrence is an anomaly …
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 …