Stories tagged: Assault
Wed., Oct. 6, 2010
Vestal: Parenting programs imperative
A baby cries. A kid can’t handle it. A baby dies. Change the names and dates. Replace one city with another. The template just repeats and repeats. Young dudes with …
Wed., Oct. 6, 2010
Charges mount for suspect in baby’s death
A man accused of beating to death his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son has been charged with a previous assault on another child. James R. “J.R.” Cooley, 22, already jailed on $1 …
Tue., Oct. 5, 2010, 1:08 p.m.
Suspect in baby’s death faces more charges
A man accused of beating to death his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son has been charged with a previous assault on another child.
Sun., Oct. 3, 2010
Sex with minor nets at least 8-year term
A Coeur d’Alene man will spend at least eight years in prison for five counts of lewd and lascivious conduct with a 14-year-old girl.
Thu., Sept. 30, 2010, 5:58 a.m.
Spokane store clerk stabbed in beer battle
A Spokane convenience store clerk was stabbed when he tried to stop a man from walking away with an 18-pack of beer.
Thu., Sept. 30, 2010
Boyfriend arrested after baby found dead
A 22-year-old Spokane man already under investigation for abusing a baby girl was arrested late Tuesday after his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son was found beaten to death in their Hillyard apartment. …
Wed., Sept. 29, 2010
Driver accused of ramming vehicle, pointing rifle at man
Spokane police arrested a 59-year-old man Tuesday after he allegedly rammed another vehicle and pointed a rifle at the driver who followed him. Ramsay A. Munden was booked into Spokane …
Fri., Sept. 24, 2010
Deputies no longer assert that suspect fired first
Deputies who initially said an armed assault suspect fired on them before they shot back, wounding him last week, now say they’re unsure if the man shot at them at …
Fri., Sept. 17, 2010
Man faces life sentence with ‘third strike’ over drive-by shooting
A Spokane man faces life in prison under the state’s “three-strikes” law after a jury convicted him in connection with a July 2009 shooting that injured two women. Jurors were …
Fri., Sept. 3, 2010, 7:41 p.m.
Jewelry used in rap video led to assault, robbery
An $18,000 piece of jewelry worn during the filming of a rap music video led to a robbery and assault that included theft of the victim’s pants, according to court …
Thu., Aug. 26, 2010
Gang member guilty of assault, not attempted murder
A jury convicted a gang member Wednesday of using his car to try to run over a bodybuilder – described by one attorney as a “moose of a man” – …
Mon., Aug. 23, 2010, 8:12 a.m.
Doctors removing knife plunged in man’s head
A 19-year-old man in Spokane underwent surgery this morning to remove a knife that was lodged in his head following a stabbing about 2 a.m. in the downtown area.
Thu., Aug. 19, 2010
Shooting suspect arrested; companion, weapon sought
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested a suspect in a July 30 shooting that left a man with a gunshot wound to the head. Christopher T. Jackson, 24, was …
Thu., Aug. 12, 2010, 7:49 a.m.
Intruder knocks down woman, 80, then flees
An 80-year-old woman living on the 10th floor of a senior living complex in downtown Spokane was knocked to the floor of her apartment today by a man who entered …
Thu., Aug. 12, 2010
Suspect, witness don’t testify in murder trial
COLVILLE – Spokane County prosecutors ended their first-degree murder case against Christopher H. Devlin without calling the only person they believe witnessed the killing. Defense attorneys Mark Vovos and Roger …
Tue., Aug. 10, 2010
Injured police officer released, recovering
A Spokane police officer injured while driving to a robbery and stabbing was released from a hospital Monday and is recovering at home. Officer Rhian Wilkinson fractured a bone in …
Tue., July 13, 2010, 11:10 a.m.
Religious discussion leads to stabbing in Spokane
A religious discussion turned bloody this morning after Spokane police say an 18-year-old man brandished a knife.
Thu., July 8, 2010
Convicted teen arrested again
A teenager convicted of assault for his role in a fatal stabbing last year is back behind bars after his second felony arrest in a week. Christopher E. Hooper, 19, …
Tue., June 29, 2010, 6:35 p.m.
Hoopfest shooting suspects remain jailed after court
A Spokane police officer pulled his gun on a suspect in Saturday’s shooting at Hoopfest but didn’t fire because of the large crowd, leading to what he described in court …
Fri., June 25, 2010
Murder witness makes plea deal
A witness in a gang-related murder pleaded guilty to two felonies Thursday in a sealed agreement with prosecutors.
Tue., June 22, 2010
Two arrested after man, girl attacked
Spokane Valley police arrested two young men after a man was stabbed in the shoulder and a teen girl was hit in the neck with the handle of a hammer.
Thu., June 17, 2010
Man in custody, accused of threats
A Spokane County man was booked into jail early Wednesday after he allegedly made death threats and attempted to head-butt a Spokane sheriff’s deputy.
Thu., June 17, 2010
Girl’s hair on fire leads to arrest
A student set another student’s hair on fire with a cigarette lighter at East Valley High School on Tuesday, police said Wednesday. The 17-year-old suspect was arrested after staff called …
Wed., June 16, 2010, 11:23 a.m.
Police: Student lit girl’s hair on fire
A student set another student’s hair on fire with a cigarette lighter at East Valley High School on Tuesday, police said.
Sat., June 5, 2010
Fired deputy faces charge
A former Spokane County Jail deputy fighting his dismissal over use of force has been charged with misdemeanor assault in the same incident. Wayne S. Green is accused of grabbing …
Fri., June 4, 2010, 8:48 p.m.
Ex-deputy charged in jail assault
A former Spokane County Jail deputy fighting his dismissal over use of force has been charged with misdemeanor assault. Wayne S. Green is accused of grabbing an inmate by the …
Thu., May 27, 2010, 1:33 p.m.
Man accused of pepper-spraying couple, 3-year-old
A 31-year-old Medical Lake man is accused of assaulting a family with pepper spray in a dispute over a tricycle.
Wed., May 26, 2010
Identity of attackers in Blue Spark assualt sought
Spokane police are looking for help identifying two men who attacked a man early Saturday outside the Blue Spark, 15 S. Howard St.
Thu., May 20, 2010
Man pleads guilty to three felonies
A Spokane man who prosecutors say helped a mother and daughter beat and rob a man last fall pleaded guilty to three felonies Tuesday but was given an extra week …
Wed., May 19, 2010
Man pleads guilty to molestation
A Spokane Valley transient pleaded guilty Tuesday to molesting a 12-year-old boy over a five-month period last year. Sean M. Hofer, 27, faces up to three years in prison at …