Stories tagged: burglary
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
With $17,000 from a stolen safe, Spokane Valley burglar bought cars, drugs and a motorcycle, authorities say
Spokane Valley authorities say a 43-year-old man broke into a storage unit, stole a safe containing $17,000 and used the money to buy heroin, two cars and a motorcycle. Gordon …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Three men are suspected in a spree of overnight pot shop burglaries in the Spokane area.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 1:44 p.m.
Two men were arrested Saturday afternoon for assaulting and robbing a person on Spokane’s South Hill, including stealing the victim’s prosthetic leg.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Spokane police are looking for a 7-foot-tall 300 pound wooden statue of a Native American man that was stolen from the old McKinley High School last week.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
A man was brutally beaten in his living room Tuesday after a group of four men forced their way into his house.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
A Paris wine collector returned from holiday this week to a nasty surprise, finding a hole in his cellar and emptiness where his valuable collection of vintage wines had been.
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 3:08 p.m.
O.J. Simpson will plead for release from the Nevada prison where he’s spent more than eight years for armed robbery and assault with a weapon.
Wed., July 19, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
Authorities say officers arrested an alleged burglar after a homeowner hog-tied him alongside a road about 45 miles east of Chehalis.
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 4:51 p.m.
Three older teen males have been taken into custody on suspicion of vandalizing the newly-remodeled Salk Middle School on Monday night.
UPDATED: Mon., July 17, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Three teens were arrested early Monday morning following a burglary spree to several businesses in north Spokane Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
A consumer watchdog group has recommended security measures for anyone who may be affected by the recent theft of sensitive data from a Washington State University research center.
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Sunday’s fatal shooting of a pregnant mother, who police say was armed with two knives, illustrates the potential limits of crisis intervention training.
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
A resident in east Spokane awoke to find a stranger with a loaded handgun in his apartment Tuesday night, leading police on a manhunt that ended with an arrest.
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 8:23 p.m.
Seattle police are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman by two officers who responded to a burglary report at her apartment.
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Sensitive data on roughly 1 million people – including names, Social Security numbers and personal health information – were compromised in a burglary in Olympia earlier this year. Washington State …
UPDATED: Wed., June 14, 2017, 7:08 a.m.
Cheney police are looking for a man who broke into Cheney High School, leaving behind a trail of blood.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
Police arrested a naked man whose discarded clothing matched that of the suspect in a burglary west of Portland.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 12:09 p.m.
Police in southwest Idaho say an indoor pet, a squirrel named Joey, has thwarted a burglary attempt.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
A group of thieves has been arrested in connection to a number of high-end residential robberies that includes Mariners’ pitcher Felix Hernandez as a victim.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017
Stevens County man’s acquittal of hate crime after threatening Kettle Falls family surprises prosecutors
A jury recently acquitted a Stevens County man of burglary and malicious harassment charges he faced after he broke into the Kettle Falls Inn and threatened the manager and his …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 3:50 p.m.
Two cousins are in jail after the public identified them as the burglars who broke into a house where a young girl was home alone.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
Spokane’s SWAT team was used to arrest a convicted felon who police believed was armed in north Spokane Thursday evening.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 6:46 p.m.
Christopher Cannata, a prolific criminal who has racked up 43 felony convictions, was sentenced to 27-and-a-half years in prison Friday.
Tue., Aug. 16, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
A North Idaho man is facing charges of arson, burglary and theft for last year’s break-in and fire of a Hayden golf equipment manufacturer.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 11:41 a.m.
Deputies used a helicopter and night-vision technology to catch two 17-year-old boys who were up to no good on the roof of Spokane Valley’s University High School.
Fri., July 15, 2016, 2:29 p.m.
A Spokane family woke up Thursday morning to find a stranger sleeping on their living room couch despite their securely locked doors.
Mon., June 27, 2016, 1 p.m.
A burglar apparently wiggled through a doggy door to steal a well-stocked gun safe, Apple products, a TV, swords and “miscellaneous cutting instruments” from a north Spokane home, according to …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 3:05 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies recovered stolen property and arrested a man suspected of multiple burglaries after a traffic stop early Saturday morning.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 5:31 p.m.
A man was shot in his right thumb – the same thumb gripping a machete – early Wednesday morning, after confronting a pair of home invaders.
Thu., June 2, 2016, 4:50 p.m.
Police have confirmed a break-in at the marijuana store Royal’s Cannabis at 7115 N. Division Street early Thursday morning but are releasing few details.