Stories tagged: felon
Wed., March 29, 2017, 1:08 p.m.
Teen suspected of trying to shoot Sheriff’s deputy already a convicted felon
The 17-year-old accused of attempting to shoot a Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy is already a convicted felon, court records show.
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
Convicted felons arrested after police find stolen guns and 10,000 rounds of ammunition in motel room
Police arrested two convicted felons after finding six stolen guns and 10,000 rounds of ammunition in a downtown Spokane motel room.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 5:43 p.m.
Wanted felon tied to nine guns, nearly a pound of heroin
A wanted felon was arrested recently after police found him in a car sitting next to a backpack that held three handguns and heroin.
Mon., May 2, 2016, 9:30 a.m.
Virginia GOP lawmakers to sue over felons’ voting rights
Republican lawmakers in Virginia will file a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s decision to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in November, GOP leaders said Monday.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 7:52 a.m.
Chief says dead intruder may be escaped murder suspect
Police say they’re investigating whether a man shot and killed by a Mississippi homeowner is an escaped murder suspect.
Wed., Feb. 19, 2014, 12:34 p.m.
FBI still seeking fugitive who may be in Spokane
Kevin Anthony Briggs, 28, has been on the run from federal authorities since Feb. 1. He is thought to have bought a one-way bus ticket to Spokane. Authorities are seeking …
Fri., April 12, 2013, 7:08 a.m.
Spokane police catch felon ditching 3 guns
SPOKANE — Spokane police said a felon gang member was caught early this morning after tossing three guns while being chased by officers.
Fri., July 1, 2011
Police cordon futile; suspect wasn’t home
Spokane Valley police and the SWAT team surrounded a Spokane Valley home for several hours Thursday hoping to apprehend a suspected thief with a long rap sheet. Turns out he …
Tue., March 18, 2008
Bill curbs felons’ rights, but runs afoul of law
BOISE – There was just one thing wrong with Idaho legislation to ban felons from running for sheriff – according to the Idaho Attorney General’s office, it was unconstitutional. The …
Thu., Feb. 14, 2008
Bill bars felon sheriff hopefuls
BOISE – Idaho currently allows felons to run for sheriff and serve – even though sheriffs are the chief law enforcement officers for their counties and none of their deputies …