Stories tagged: Assault
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
Idaho man charged with federal hate crime in fatal beating
An Idaho man has been charged with a federal hate crime after prosecutors said he lured a gay man to a remote location and then beat him to death.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:43 a.m.
Man arrested for allegedly cutting son’s throat
A Moses Lake man died after his father allegedly cut his throat during a confrontation in Moses Lake over the weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Person seriously injured in shooting west of downtown Spokane
A person was shot and seriously injured early Tuesday in Spokane’s Browne’s Addition. Police were called to Horizon Apartments at 1712 W. Second Ave., about a block east of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Alt-right leader assaulted during TV interview
Richard Spencer, who emerged in 2016 as a leader of the pro-white “alt-right” movement, was assaulted three times during interviews after President Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremonies. Spencer, the president of …
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Woman attacked in Sprague Avenue parking lot
A woman was randomly attacked and nearly robbed in the parking lot of the Boost Mobile store on Sprague Avenue on Saturday.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Former EWU cornerback shot 11 times after dispute in Seattle’s Pioneer Square district
A former Eastern Washington University football player was shot 11 times early Monday after a dispute in Seattle’s Pioneer Square district.
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 8:25 a.m.
Billings man gets 40 years in prison for beating 4 women
A 31-year-old Billings man with a long history of violence against women has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 1:57 p.m.
Four suspects in beating of disabled man shown on Facebook appear in court
Four black people accused of beating a mentally disabled white man and broadcasting the attack on Facebook appeared Friday in court, where a judge asked them, “Where was your sense …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 12:52 p.m.
Salem man accused of attempted murder for driving into crowd
A Salem man has been charged with attempted murder for driving into a crowd of people early on New Year’s Day.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 12:21 p.m.
Man charged with assaulting Whitman County baby also faces charges of killing California baby
A man with ties to Whitman County is facing charges of killing an 8-month-old baby in Tehachapi, California two months after he was arrested for assaulting a child in Washington.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
Wisconsin man accused of locking woman in wooden box
Wisconsin authorities say a man locked a woman inside a wooden box with screws after using a stun gun to subdue her and forcing her to perform a sex act.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:14 a.m.
Man faces charges for beating debtor, leaving him naked
An Ada County magistrate judge has found probable cause to prosecute a Boise man who is accused of abducting a man who owed him money, beating him and leaving him …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
Witnesses: Men wearing Trump masks duked it out in Lowe’s
Police say shoppers were mystified and alarmed when two young men wearing Donald Trump masks began boxing one another inside a Virginia Lowe’s store on New Year’s Eve.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Woman who wanted to be arrested got her wish
A woman determined to be arrested had her wish granted after she allegedly shoved and assaulted a police officer Monday.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:46 a.m.
Inmate pleads guilty to beating Twin Falls murder suspect
A Buhl, Idaho, man has pleaded guilty to beating a Twin Falls murder suspect in the Twin Falls County Jail.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 7:22 a.m.
Germany: 7 suspected of trying to set fire to homeless man
German investigators are questioning seven young men who are suspected of trying to set a homeless man alight in a Berlin subway station over Christmas.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 8:07 p.m.
Shooting suspect arrested in Post Falls
Shooting suspect Chad E. Tipton was arrested in Post Falls Thursday afternoon after leading police on a brief chase.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
Adult punches 8th-grader during basketball altercation
An eighth-grade basketball player from southern Oregon needed 10 stitches after he was punched in the face by an adult during an altercation.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 8:43 a.m.
Man accused of beating debtor, leaving him naked on roadside
A Boise man has been accused of abducting a man who owed him money, beating him and leaving him on the side of the road in freezing temperatures wearing nothing …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Newsweek reporter seeks ID of Twitter user after seizure
Newsweek reporter who has epilepsy said he had a seizure after being sent a message on Twitter intended to trigger such an episode and is seeking information from the social …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 4:37 p.m.
Student, 19, pleads to lesser charge in assault of black teammate in rural Idaho
A white Idaho high school football player who was charged with sexually assaulting a black, mentally disabled teammate in October 2015 pleaded guilty Friday to a lesser felony charge, and …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 7:57 a.m.
Olympia mother sentenced to prison for cutting daughters’ throats
In the early hours of Jan. 25, 2015, Christina Booth called 911 and reported that her babies wouldn’t stop crying, and they needed medical attention.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 11:59 a.m.
Suspended sentence for man accused of assault at Trump rally
A man accused of hitting a protester at a Donald Trump rally in North Carolina has received a 30-day suspended sentence and 12 months of unsupervised probation.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 7:55 a.m.
Police officer convicted of assaulting man after car crash
An East Helena police officer accused of punching a 70-year-old man after a car crash has been convicted of misdemeanor assault.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Men arrested for murder, assault for two July shootings in West Central
Two men are in the Spokane County Jail facing murder and assault charges for two shootings on July 30 that left one man dead and two others wounded.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Mother accused of assaulting daughter over bad grade
A 44-year-old mother is accused of dousing her teen daughter in gasoline and threatening to light her on fire because of what the victim said was a bad test grade.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
Three charged in Gonzaga-area beatings and Taser assault
Charges have been filed against three men suspected of assaulting and robbing three people near Gonzaga University in July.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 2:05 p.m.
Man awakes to hatchet attack in apartment complex for sex offenders
A man sleeping in a downtown Spokane apartment woke up when he was struck in the head with a hatchet Monday evening, according to court documents.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
Man accosted by knife-wielding stranger on west end of downtown Spokane
A man was attacked and nearly robbed Wednesday by an apparent stranger while walking down the street in downtown Spokane.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 6 a.m.
Spokane fire captain contests discipline after incident with patient
A Spokane firefighter is contesting a three-shift suspension he received after being charged with assaulting a patient on a medical call.