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  • THURSDAY, MAY 13, 2010

    Spokane County officials looking for owner of seized wire

    Detectives are trying to locate the owner of a large amount of copper and aluminum wire seized from a longtime felon last week. Metal has been increasingly targeted by thieves …

  • WEDNESDAY, MAY 5, 2010

    Idaho man pleads guilty to burglary

    A 21-year-old Eastport, Idaho, man pleaded guilty to burglary just before his trial was set to begin last month on charges he ransacked and burglarized a Boundary County vacation home.

  • FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2010

    K-9 helps catch burglary suspects

    A police dog helped catch two teenagers accused of burglarizing a Spokane building supply store this morning.

  • FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2010

    Judge imposes stricter punishment

    A Spokane County Superior Court judge rejected a sentencing proposal for a man who returned to jail just weeks after promising to “make better decisions.”

  • TUESDAY, APRIL 13, 2010

    Jury convicts man in shooting incident

    A Stevens County man faces about 7 years in prison for a dispute with a neighbor that erupted in gunfire last May. A jury on Friday convicted John Lewis Eberly …

  • FRIDAY, APRIL 2, 2010

    Trio suspected in Spokane County burglary string

    Three people arrested for burglaries in early February are believed to be responsible for a string of break-ins throughout Spokane County that began in November. Detectives are recommending 30 felony …

  • FRIDAY, FEB. 12, 2010, 9:12 A.M.

    Police: Homeowner helped apprehend burglars in progress

    A cool-headed homeowner is being credited with helping police apprehend two burglary suspects in Spokane.

  • WEDNESDAY, FEB. 10, 2010, 7:44 A.M.

    Burglary, fight lead to Spokane stabbing

    Spokane police this morning said resentments stemming from a fight last week may have been the spark that led to a melee at a residence in northeast Spokane early today …

  • TUESDAY, FEB. 2, 2010, 10:27 A.M.

    Teen startles leotard-wearing burglar, police say

    A burglar dressed in skin-tight leotards and a red bandana went screaming from a Spokane Valley home this morning after being surprised by a 14-year-old occupant, police said.

  • FRIDAY, JAN. 22, 2010, 11:03 A.M.

    Men accused of smash-and-grab burglaries

    Two men have been accused of burglaries last month in which vehicles stolen from Spokane Community College smashed through storefronts.

  • THURSDAY, JAN. 21, 2010, 8:52 A.M.

    Deputies searching for guns, stolen items in raids

    Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies, including the SWAT team, raided two homes this morning searching for guns and other items stolen from a collector who was away on vacation.

  • FRIDAY, JAN. 15, 2010, 6:20 P.M.

    Suspected robber arrested after standoff

    A man police believe robbed a coffee stand was arrested Friday after a SWAT team standoff.

  • WEDNESDAY, DEC. 30, 2009

    Thief stabs man in arm

    A man who surprised a burglar in his garage suffered minor injuries Tuesday evening when the thief stabbed him with a tool, the victim’s girlfriend said. Spokane police Officer Brian …

  • TUESDAY, DEC. 29, 2009, 10:03 P.M.

    Man stabbed as he surprises burglar in North Spokane

    A man who surprised a burglar in his garage suffered minor injuries Tuesday evening when the thief stabbed the resident with a tool, the victim’s long time girlfriend said. Spokane …

  • MONDAY, DEC. 7, 2009, 10:44 A.M.

    Two burglaries today used vehicles to smash into buildings

    Spokane police today are investigating two burglaries this morning that involved the use of vehicles to smash into businesses.

  • WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25, 2009, 12:02 P.M.

    Glass shards connect burglary suspect

    An 18-year-old man is in Spokane County Jail for allegedly burglarizing a downtown credit union overnight.

  • THURSDAY, OCT. 29, 2009

    Thieves smash, grab ATMs

    Brazen thieves are targeting cash machines at Spokane-area convenience stores, using stolen vehicles to bash through locked doors and storefronts to grab and loot the secured ATMs. The series of …

  • WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28, 2009, 9:21 A.M.

    Burglars smash into Tesoro, steal ATM machine

    For the second time in less than a week, burglars this morning used a vehicle to smash into a convenience market to steal an ATM.

  • WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21, 2009, 8:17 A.M.

    Burglars try to yank out convenience store ATM

    A gasoline and convenience market just south of Whitworth College was damaged early today by burglars who broke out the front doors and tried to yank out an ATM from …

  • FRIDAY, OCT. 9, 2009, 8:39 A.M.

    Two men arrested following audio store burglary

    Spokane police have arrested two men following a burglary of Kelly’s Custom Car Audio overnight Wednesday that included loss of a large amount of stereo equipment.

  • THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2009, 11:07 A.M.

    Driver smashes through store for cigarettes

    A man backed a pickup through the doors of a West Plains convenience store this morning and stole money and more than 100 packs of cigarettes.

  • TUESDAY, SEPT. 15, 2009, 8:45 A.M.

    Clerk endures persistent convenience store attack

    A group of men persistently attacked a North Monroe Street convenience store Monday evening before being stopped by police and citizens.

  • MONDAY, AUG. 17, 2009, 2:32 P.M.

    18th birthday party ends in arrests

    An 18th birthday bash ended in the arrest of four men suspected of burglarizing a Spokane Valley business early Monday.

  • SUNDAY, JULY 26, 2009

    Alarm, police disrupt high school burglary

    A large police response at University High School netted a teen burglar early Saturday, and a parent turned in two more suspected burglars after they returned home. Spokane Valley Police, …

  • FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2009, 12:39 P.M.

    Beer burglars smash down Valley store door

    Two men smashed through the door of a Spokane convenience store today, stealing beer and cigarettes and leaving blood on the broken glass and floor.

  • THURSDAY, JULY 9, 2009, 2:01 P.M.

    Court: Partial fence not enough for burglary

    A man suspected of stealing aluminum auto wheels from a rural business wasn’t guilty of a criminal break-in because the property wasn’t fenced on all sides, the state Supreme Court …

  • WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2009, 10:34 A.M.

    CdA burglary suspect surrenders to police

    A Coeur d’Alene teenager involved in an attempted burglary in which his accomplice was shot turned himself in Tuesday night, police said.

  • FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2009, 5:27 P.M.

    Watchful reader helps nab escapee

    A newspaper reader helped nab a Montana Department of Corrections escapee accused of a Spokane Valley burglary, according to Crime Stoppers.

  • FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2009

    Escapee suspected in store burglary

    An escapee from Montana with a 30-year local criminal history has been named as a suspect in a daytime burglary caught on video at a Spokane Valley convenience store last …

  • THURSDAY, MAY 28, 2009, 10:35 A.M.

    Montana escapee suspected in burglary

    An escapee from Montana with a 30-year local criminal history has been named as a suspect in a daytime burglary at a Spokane Valley convenience store last month.



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