Stories tagged: Cynthia Imbrogno
Thu., Aug. 15, 2013, 5:10 p.m.
Magistrate judge who broke glass ceiling to retire
A federal magistrate judge who came under fire after a man she had released to a drug treatment facility escaped and shot two sheriff’s deputies is retiring this month.
Wed., June 19, 2013
Two men sentenced in busted heroin ring
Two criminal associates of Charles R. Wallace, the outlaw who shot two Spokane County sheriff’s deputies, pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court one day shy of the one-year anniversary of …
Thu., June 13, 2013
Man charged with bilking investors out of $1.5M
A former Spokane man persuaded 50 investors to pay about $1.5 million to build an ethanol plant on the West Plains that never materialized, according to an indictment unsealed in …
Sat., May 25, 2013
GU office raided in porn inquiry
Federal agents seized dozens of DVDs and other videos from a Gonzaga University faculty office and apartment as part of an ongoing child pornography investigation, newly unsealed documents show. The …
Fri., May 24, 2013, 5:39 p.m.
Child porn investigation prompts raid at Gonzaga
Federal agents seized dozens of DVDs and other videos from a Gonzaga University faculty office and apartment as part of an ongoing child pornography investigation, newly unsealed documents show.
Wed., March 20, 2013
Feds cite Jeffreys’ Mexico connection
Possible connections to someone he called a Mexican drug lord could thwart Gregory D. Jeffreys’ efforts to get out of jail. Jeffreys, a Spokane real estate developer, is awaiting trial …
Tue., March 19, 2013, 12:23 p.m.
Plea deals near for associates of man who shot deputies
Heroin ring suspects associated with Charles R. Wallace, the man who shot two Spokane deputies and later killed himself after a high-speed chase, are closing in on plea deals with …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2013
Judge Imbrogno accused of being too tough
After being called out last summer by Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich for freeing the suspected heroin trafficker who later shot two deputies, the same federal judge is now under fire for …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2012, 12:21 p.m.
Ex-Shock player moved from jail to mental hospital
A former pro football player arrested for arson in June has been moved from jail to Eastern State Hospital to undergo mental health treatment.
Thu., May 19, 2011
Tribe’s ex-ambulance director faces theft charges
The former longtime director of the Spokane Tribe’s ambulance service faces federal charges of embezzling funds from the organization. Jack L. LeBret, 60, who was director of the Spokane Tribal …
Thu., March 24, 2011
Suspected would-be bomber pleads not guilty
Kevin W. Harpham pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that he left a bomb that investigators say could have caused multiple casualties along the planned route of a Unity March …
Fri., Sept. 3, 2010
Detention sought in federal weapons case
An alleged identity theft scheme by a white supremacist who federal prosecutors describe as a “perpetual criminal” was dismantled this week across the Spokane area. Wayde Lynn Kurt, 52, is …
Wed., Sept. 1, 2010
Felon with supremacist ties charged
A felon who attracted federal attention for his contact with a jailed white supremacist leader is part of an ongoing investigation that includes a series of raids at Spokane County …
Wed., Nov. 18, 2009
Inmate granted holiday wish
Apparently even the federal government is feeling generous this time of year. A Spokane-area drug dealer who has failed to show up for court 75 times and is awaiting sentencing …