Stories tagged: burglary
Fri., Feb. 6, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Mrs. Frank Pingree, of Lewiston, had the scare of a lifetime in the middle of the night.
Fri., Jan. 16, 2015
A thwarted break-in at the Washington State Patrol’s impound lot early Wednesday may have been targeting a car containing a pound of methamphetamine and other drugs. Investigators are seeking a …
Thu., Jan. 8, 2015, 4:17 p.m.
A Spokane homeowner successfully detained a would-be thief after a fight earlier this week, leading to the arrest of Jeffrey E. Krell on assault and burglary charges.
Thu., Dec. 25, 2014
The grainy security camera video shows a man behind the bar at Flamin’ Joe’s on East Sprague Avenue. He grabs a stack of promotional stickers and patches them all over …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
From our archives, 100 years ago Gottlieb Wierzbiski, 52, a tailor, was arrested for burglary and while in jail he evidently “lost his reason.”
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014
Four juveniles accused of beating a homeowner, breaking his windows and stealing a space heater off his kitchen counter have been charged as adults. A fifth person accused in the …
Mon., Nov. 17, 2014, 1:55 p.m.
A woman was arrested for burglary after she allegedly entered a secure apartment building, kicked in a tenant’s door and stabbed the apartment manager’s husband with a syringe while fleeing …
Sun., Nov. 2, 2014
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane police nabbed two men suspected of 16 armed robberies and burglaries over a two-week period. One suspect, Charles Rowe, 21, bragged that he …
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014
Two 21-year-olds were accused Thursday in a string of 40 Green Bluff burglaries. Trever J. Burzic and Damian A. Zowal face 201 felonies after sheriff’s officials say they broke into …
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014
From our archives, 100 years ago Miss Edith Cosgrove was outside her parent’s home on West Sixth Avenue when she looked up at the second floor porch and saw a …
Wed., Oct. 15, 2014
Spokane police arrested six people last weekend suspected in a string of South Hill home break-ins and garage burglaries. The announcement came a day after Spokane County filed paperwork laying …
Wed., Sept. 17, 2014, 10:49 a.m.
A citizen’s tip landed a suspected burglar in jail on Sunday in Spokane Valley.
Fri., Aug. 15, 2014
A man arrested Wednesday after allegedly pointing a fake assault rifle and claiming he was a police officer also allegedly bragged about shooting another man at the Howard Johnson hotel …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 14, 2014, 12:59 p.m.
An 18-year-old was arrested after police said he told residents in North Spokane he was a police officer and allegedly threatened a woman’s life with a replica rifle.
Thu., July 31, 2014, 8:10 a.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies call off a search for a second suspect in a shots-fired burglary call after investigation reveals only one man was involved in incident.
Tue., July 15, 2014, 11:36 a.m.
SPOKANE — A legal marijuana grower says robust security measures required by the Washington state helped foil an early morning burglary.
Fri., July 11, 2014, 12:12 p.m.
Police say a man wearing a costume took money from the Coeur d’Alene Resort’s cash room between 2:30 and 3:30 a.m. Monday morning.
UPDATED: Mon., July 7, 2014, 12:24 p.m.
Police arrested a 29-year-old man overnight on suspicions he burglarized a north Spokane home and raped a woman there.
Fri., May 9, 2014, 5:51 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department is asking for help identifying a suspect in a stabbing that took place in the 1500 block of West Jackson on April 7. A homeowner reportedly …
Tue., April 22, 2014, 1:17 p.m.
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.
Wed., April 16, 2014, 11:55 a.m.
A man was arrested on Tuesday afternoon in Spokane when police officers found him riding a small bike with a full-size shotgun sticking out of his backpack.
Wed., April 9, 2014, 2:24 p.m.
A teenager suspected in a Spokane Valley burglary early Tuesday was confronted at the scene by a resident armed with a shotgun. The teen was armed with a machete but …
Mon., April 7, 2014, 8:30 p.m.
A pit bull attacked a police dog chasing a burglary suspect Monday evening, sending the K9 to a emergency veterinarian.
Mon., April 7, 2014, 11:36 a.m.
A man was stabbed in his home Monday morning after interrupting what appeared to be a burglary in progress.
Wed., March 12, 2014
A resurrected program has allowed nearly a dozen teens accused of burglarizing a north Spokane taxidermy business last summer to come out of the experience without criminal records. Dave Drury, …
Fri., March 7, 2014, 12:14 p.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a link between a commercial burglary at an Elk, Wash., medical marijuana dispensary and a THC-infused candy bar at Riverside High School.
Fri., Feb. 28, 2014
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.
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.
Tue., Feb. 4, 2014, 10:54 a.m.
Someone stole $1,000 in cash donated to the Spokane Valley Habitat for Humanity store sometime between Saturday night and Monday morning.
Mon., Feb. 3, 2014, 12:25 p.m.
Spokane police have arrested a suspect in the burglary of a downtown athletic apparel store and recovered more than $1,000 worth of merchandise.