Stories tagged: homicide
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 10:56 a.m.
Oregon man sentenced to death for jailhouse killing
A white supremacist gang member has been sentenced to death for the fatal stabbing of an inmate at the Marion County Jail.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 1:05 p.m.
Hutto charged with first-degree murder, kidnapping, arson in Bo Kirk case
New charges were filed Thursday against the man accused of killing William “Bo” Kirk in North Idaho last month.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 4:50 p.m.
Blood found in Newman Lake workshop belongs to missing Spokane Valley man
Traces of blood found in a workshop in Newman Lake belong to a 32-year-old Spokane Valley man who has been missing for almost a year, according to new DNA tests.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 3:07 p.m.
Fugitive Mexican murder suspect deported after capture near Othello
A Mexican man arrested near Othello in August who was wanted for a homicide in his native country has been deported.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
Court testimony: Hutto admitted being present at Kirk homicide
David E. Hutto admitted to investigators he was present when William “Bo” Kirk was killed on Oct. 22, according to court testimony unsealed by a judge Monday.
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
Cluster of domestic violence homicides rocks Yakima County
Yakima County experienced four homicides within a week that authorities say stemmed in some way from domestic violence.
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 3:55 p.m.
Judge sends convicted Spokane Valley killer to prison for 82 years
Two years after Christopher Ramirez shot his uncles dead at a Spokane Valley apartment complex, a judge last week sent him to prison for 82 years. A jury convicted Ramirez, …
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
Body found where woman was found chained up ‘like a dog’
Investigators found a body Friday during a search of land in South Carolina where a missing woman was discovered “chained up like a dog” in a large storage container, and …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 1:24 p.m.
Body found buried next to California university parking lot
A body was found in a shallow grave next to a parking lot on the campus of Sonoma State University in Northern California, authorities said Thursday.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 12:01 p.m.
Sheriff: Girl’s remains found in concrete-filled storage bin
Snohomish County sheriff’s detectives say a young girl who disappeared several years ago died under mysterious circumstances – and they believe they’ve found her remains encased in concrete inside a …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 5:17 p.m.
Hayden man arrested on gun charge lived in same house as Bo Kirk’s alleged killer
A Hayden man in federal custody on a weapons violation resides at the home searched by police Friday in connection with the William “Bo” Kirk homicide, records show.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
Chicago on pace to have its deadliest year in two decades
As a brutal year continues in Chicago, the city’s spiking homicide numbers have resulted in a series of grim milestones and headlines. It took only until the end of Labor …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 10 a.m.
Prosecutor: No grounds for Lee to withdraw guilty pleas
Prosecutors are arguing that there is “no legal or factual basis” for a convicted triple murderer to withdraw his guilty pleas.
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 1:35 p.m.
Prosecutors: Coeur d’Alene’s ‘Bo’ Kirk abducted and shot in road rage killing
William “Bo” Kirk was kidnapped, bound and shot to death in a road-rage incident in Coeur d’Alene, prosecutors alleged in court Monday afternoon.
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 1:01 p.m.
Chicago has deadliest weekend with 17 killed
Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson repeated his call for a crackdown on repeat gun offenders after weekend violence marked the deadliest so far in what has been the city’s most …
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 8:56 a.m.
3 people found shot to death outside Kansas home
HESSTON, Kan. – Authorities say investigators found three people shot to death outside a rural home in central Kansas, and an unharmed 18-month-old child was found inside. Sheriff Townsend Walton …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 4:15 p.m.
Hayden man suspected in ‘Bo’ Kirk’s death booked into jail
Officials arrested 44-year-old David E. Hutto for second-degree murder Friday evening in connection with the death of Coeur d’Alene resident William “Bo” Kirk.
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 10:36 p.m.
Arrests made in death of Coeur d’Alene man Bo Kirk
Two men were arrested Friday for the slaying of Coeur d’Alene resident William “Bo” Kirk, but the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office did not release their names or any details about …
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 9:11 p.m.
Woman found dead near Yakima County waterfall; husband arrested
Authorities have arrested a Tacoma man after his wife’s body was found near Clear Creek Falls in Yakima County.
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 5:23 p.m.
Detectives seek witnesses, video footage in probe of N. Idaho homicide
Detectives investigating the killing of William “Bo” Kirk, a Coeur d’Alene man who went missing Saturday night, are putting out an appeal to witnesses of any unusual activity in several …
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 4:09 p.m.
Moscow, Idaho, triple murderer wants to take back pleas
A Moscow man convicted of killing three people last year is asking to withdraw his guilty pleas. John Lee, 31, filed a two-page handwritten motion Monday arguing he was “not …
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 3:47 p.m.
Gary Condit to discuss Chandra Levy case on ‘Dr. Phil’
Former congressman Gary Condit is set to discuss the 2001 disappearance and death of Washington intern Chandra Levy on the “Dr. Phil” show.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 7:10 a.m.
Fatal shooting in Spokane Valley
A resident in a home in Spokane Valley shot and killed a man who was pounding on the side of his house and front door Sunday night.
Thu., Oct. 20, 2016, 11:07 a.m.
New York police find remains of a fifth Long Island teenager
New York police have discovered the remains of a fifth teenager from a Long Island community.
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Bonner County woman arrested in boyfriend’s death
A Bonner County woman was arrested Saturday after deputies found her boyfriend dead in their home.
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 10:05 a.m.
Spokane Valley woman jailed after allegedly plotting to hire man to kill husband
A Spokane Valley woman is in jail after allegedly trying to pay a high school friend to shoot her husband, who she said was abusive.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016
100 years ago in North Idaho: Jury finds former Wallace mayor not guilty of murder
A Wallace, Idaho, jury deliberated for less than an hour before finding Herman J. Rossi, former Wallace mayor, not guilty of murder.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 5 a.m.
100 years ago in North Idaho: Former Wallace mayor re-enacts shooting in dramatic detail, but tells jury he can’t recall pulling trigger
From our archives, 100 years ago Herman J. Rossi, former mayor of Wallace, Idaho, admitted to a jury — “with eyes flashing with excitement” — that he did indeed confront …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016
100 years ago in North Idaho: Former Wallace mayor on trial for murder says he tried to save wife from alcohol
From our archives, 100 years ago Herman J. Rossi, former mayor of Wallace, Idaho, tearfully took the stand at his own trial for the murder of Clarence Dahlquist.
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016
100 years ago in Montana: Spokane journalist accused of killing lawyer says she asked to be treated ‘for insanity’
From our archives, 100 years ago A coroner’s jury in Thompson Falls, Montana, ordered Edith Colby, the reporter who shot Republican official A.C. Thomas, to be held for trial on …