Stories tagged: Eric Johnston
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014, 11:27 a.m.
Police release video of officer-involved shooting in Coeur d’Alene
Coeur d’Alene Police Officer Spencer Mortensen ordered Eric Byron Johnston eight times to drop two knives before shooting him in a small apartment near downtown last summer, the officer’s body …
Fri., Jan. 3, 2014, 4:56 p.m.
No charges will be filed in Coeur d’Alene police shooting
No charges will be filed against a Coeur d’Alene police officer who shot and killed a man armed with two knives in August. Officer Spencer Mortensen shot Eric B. Johnston, …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2013, 12:23 p.m.
CdA officer involved in shooting identified
Coeur d’Alene Police Chief Wayne Longo said Thursday that Officer Spencer Mortensen, a six-year veteran of the force, is the officer who shot and killed Eric B. Johnston on Sunday.
Wed., Aug. 28, 2013
In brief: Police chief wants shooting inquiry
Coeur d’Alene police Chief Wayne Longo on Tuesday expressed sympathy to the family of the man shot and killed Sunday by one of his officers, and called for a thorough …
Tue., Aug. 27, 2013, 7:18 p.m.
CdA police chief offers sympathy in fatal shooting
Coeur d’Alene Police Chief Wayne Longo issued a statement Tuesday expressing sympathy to the family of the man shot and killed Sunday by one of his officers, and calling for …