Stories tagged: child luring
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Alert neighbor thwarts attempted child luring in Spokane Valley
A man came within arms reach of a young girl during an attempted child luring in Spokane Valley Tuesday before an alert neighbor scared him off.
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Man arrested for child luring at Horizon Middle School
A man was arrested Tuesday evening after he apparently tried to lure a young girl away from a softball game at Horizon Middle School in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., May 5, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Police report attempted child luring on South Hill
An attempted child luring was reported on the lower South Hill Friday morning, according to the Spokane Police Department.
Thu., Oct. 23, 2014, 1:04 p.m.
Second kidnapping charge added for child luring suspect
A man arrested Friday in connection with several child luring incidents has been charged with kidnapping after another victim came forward.
Mon., Oct. 20, 2014, 2:09 p.m.
Detectives searching for more victims in child luring case
Spokane County sheriff’s detectives are hoping to identify additional victims of a man arrested Friday for child luring and kidnapping.
Sat., Oct. 18, 2014
Detectives rush kidnap charge to keep suspect in jail
Spokane County sheriff’s detectives rushed to keep a man behind bars on Friday after a prosecutor earlier in the day decided to let him go, citing a lack of evidence …
Wed., July 23, 2014, 8:22 a.m.
Child enticing reported in Post Falls
Authorities are looking for a man in his 50s, driving a black compact with a bad muffler, who they say may have attempted to lure a 6-year-old away from a …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013
Facebook spreads word on luring in Liberty Lake
Liberty Lake Police Chief Brian Asmus learned last week that social media can be the police department’s best friend – or its worst enemy. His department used Facebook to spread …
Wed., Sept. 25, 2013, 3:42 p.m.
Police respond to child lurings; ask community to watch for offenders
The Spokane Police Department has responded to four incidents of child luring in the last week, all near schools or parks. It is unknown if the incidents are related.
Thu., Feb. 28, 2013, 7:33 a.m.
Possible connection in 2 Spokane child lurings
SPOKANE — Spokane police detectives say they’re looking into a possible connection between two child-luring attempts that occurred near the same elementary school.
Fri., June 29, 2012, 5:30 p.m.
Man arrested for child luring in north Spokane
Police say a man tried to lure a 12-year-old boy into a motor home in the parking lot of a north Spokane store on Thursday.
Thu., March 29, 2012, 10:56 a.m.
Child luring incidents reported in Country Homes area
Deputies are investigating two possible child luring calls in the Country Homes area, but they don’t believe either are related.
Thu., March 22, 2012, 2:32 p.m.
Attempted child luring reported in Stevens County
Authorities are investigating a reported child luring incident in south Stevens County Wednesday.
Thu., March 1, 2012, 5:58 p.m.
Attemped child luring reported in Spokane Valley
Police are investigating reports that a man tried to get a 5th grade girl to get into his car this morning near Pierce Road and Valleyway Avenue.
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010
Girls report being followed
Coeur d’Alene School District officials warned parents Wednesday of a man possibly targeting children after a 12-year-old girl said she was followed home from school on Tuesday. The girl said …
Wed., Dec. 1, 2010, 11:45 a.m.
Two child luring cases reported in North Idaho
Coeur d’Alene police are investigating a possible child enticement case after a 12-year-old girl said she was followed home from school on Tuesday by a man driving a van.
Fri., Oct. 22, 2010
Girlfriend insists man is innocent
The girlfriend of a Spokane Valley man accused of trying to lure teenage girls while masturbating in his car says he’s wrongly accused.