Stories tagged: homicide
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 8:56 P.M.
Investigators: $60,000 in cash, pot plants at site of quadruple homicide
Investigators say they found about $60,000 in cash and 33 mature marijuana plants at a Kitsap County property where three victims of a quadruple homicide were found in a burning …
UPDATED: MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 1 P.M.
Police arrest suspect accused of killing man on north Spokane sidewalk
Darrell T. Tucker, 30, faces a second-degree murder charge in connection with the shooting death of Brandon M. Bushy, 31, whose body was found Jan. 24 on the sidewalk in …
MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 8:08 A.M.
Detectives find truck connected to triple homicide
Detectives in western Washington have found a missing truck connected to a triple homicide and house fire.
FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: Girlfriend defends convicted murderer; police suggest she may face ‘unlawful cohabitation’ charge
Convicted murderer Robert A. Hood and his live-in girlfriend, Vivian “Alaska Vivian” Tozier, issued separate statements forcefully denying that Hood was guilty of murdering Margaret Braun. “I never knew anything …
THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 12:53 P.M.
Bails set in Jill Sundberg murder case
Bails for the five men who were arrested in connection with the December murder of Jill Sundberg have been set.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 9:54 P.M.
Murder charge refiled against psychiatric hospital escapee Anthony Garver
Prosecutors have filed another murder charge against a man who broke out of Washington state’s largest mental hospital last year after an initial murder charge was dropped when doctors determined …
THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 8:43 A.M.
Complaint alleges Montana man ran over wife, killing her
A 61-year-old Browning man is in federal custody on suspicion of killing his wife by running her over with a pickup truck near U.S. Highway 2 between Browning and Cut …
THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 8:34 A.M.
Chicago man gets 30 years for I-90 murder
A Chicago man will spend 30 years in prison for murdering his girlfriend in front of their young son while high on drugs.
THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 7:08 A.M.
Federal judge rejects Ohio’s new lethal injection process
A federal judge on Thursday declared Ohio’s new lethal injection process unconstitutional and delayed three executions, including one scheduled next month. The ruling by Magistrate Judge Michael Merz in Dayton …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 3:24 P.M.
Man found dead on sidewalk identified
The man found dead on a sidewalk in the 500 block of East Crown Street Tuesday morning has been identified as 31-year-old Brandon Michael Bushy.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 7:48 A.M.
Moses Lake man charged with cutting son’s throat
A Moses Lake man was charged for cutting his son’s throat during a confrontation in Moses Lake over the weekend. The son died from the injury on Monday.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: Defense of man accused of murdering hotel landlady raises suspicions about hotel tenant
Gawkers filled the courtroom to capacity for the murder trial of Robert A. Hood, accused of murdering hotel landlady Margaret Braun — and were rewarded with plenty of sensational testimony. …
TUESDAY, JAN. 24, 2017, 3:55 P.M.
5 arrested in shooting death near George
Police say five arrests have been made in connection with the shooting death of a 31-year-old woman whose body was found near George.
TUESDAY, JAN. 24, 2017, 7:49 A.M.
Idaho man charged with federal hate crime in fatal beating
An Idaho man has been charged with a federal hate crime after prosecutors said he lured a gay man to a remote location and then beat him to death.
THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 1:24 P.M.
Chicago policeman charged with murder released from jail
A judge has ordered that a Chicago police officer be released from jail after he promised to appear in court on charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death of …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18, 2017, 4:35 P.M.
Man shot and killed by Spokane police early Sunday morning identified
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SUNDAY, JAN. 15, 2017, 4:48 P.M.
Oregon mother facing murder charge after 12-year-old boy found dead
Police say a 12-year-old western Oregon boy is dead and his mother has been taken into custody on suspicion of aggravated murder.
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 10:32 A.M.
Feds say fugitive lived in Oregon under crash victim’s name
Federal authorities say a man charged in the 1999 abduction and sexual assault of a southern Indiana girl assumed the identity of a car crash victim as he avoided arrest …
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 12:33 P.M.
Man who killed 3 at party near Seattle gets life in prison
A man accused of shooting and killing three people at a house party in July near Seattle has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 8:29 P.M.
Triple murderer Roy Murry gets three life sentences plus 35 years for killing family
Convicted killer Roy H. Murry provided no explanation Thursday as to why he gunned down three members of his ex-wife’s family and set fire to their bodies, an attack that …
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 10:58 A.M.
Passing driver kills man who shot Arizona officer in ambush
An Arizona state trooper stopped to help at a car wreck along a remote highway Thursday when he was shot and wounded in an ambush by a man who was …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 7:30 A.M.
Dakota Runge, the teen shot Monday in east Spokane, battles for life
Dakota Runge turned 17 years old in his hospital bed Wednesday, hooked up to machines as doctors treat him for a gunshot wound to the back of the head.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 9:33 A.M.
12-year-old arrested in mom’s death, sister’s stabbing
A 12-year-old boy is suspected of fatally stabbing his mother and wounding his sister.
MONDAY, JAN. 9, 2017, 8:57 P.M.
Authorities identify woman found slain in car trunk
Authorities have identified a body found inside the trunk of a vehicle last week and say the woman was slain.
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 12:11 P.M.
Secretly recorded phone call led deputies to suspected killer of Robert Tester
A recorded phone message, detailing a grisly killing, led police to John A. Radavich for the alleged killing of Bob Tester, according to court documents.
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 6:36 P.M.
Man arrested for homicide witnessed by 8-year-old
An arrest has been made for a September murder in southwest Spokane County that was witnessed by the victim’s 8-year-old daughter.
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 12:52 P.M.
Salem man accused of attempted murder for driving into crowd
A Salem man has been charged with attempted murder for driving into a crowd of people early on New Year’s Day.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 11:33 A.M.
Roof to jurors: ‘Nothing wrong with me psychologically’
Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof spoke to the jury for the first time at his death penalty trial Wednesday, telling them there’s nothing wrong with him psychologically and that …
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 12:35 P.M.
20 years later, few answers in the killing of JonBenet Ramsey
This week marks 20 years since JonBenet Ramsey, a 6-year-old beauty queen, was brutally murdered in her family’s sprawling home in Boulder, Colo.
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 10:22 A.M.
Panel delays decision on whether to release Manson follower
A two-member parole panel delayed making a decision Thursday on whether to release an accomplice of cult killer Charles Manson who is the longest-serving female inmate in California.