Stories tagged: homicide
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, AUG. 28, 2013, 5:18 P.M.
Dead man found in Spokane Valley identified
A dead man was found on the shoulder of the road at 4414 E. Buckeye Ave. early this morning.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, AUG. 27, 2013, 6:17 P.M.
Murder suspect claims 88-year-old victim shorted him in drug deal
The beating death of a decorated World War II veteran took a bizarre twist today in court. Prosecutors said one of the two suspects has suggested that the victim, 88-year-old …
UPDATED: MONDAY, AUG. 26, 2013, 5:37 P.M.
Second teenager arrested in Delbert Belton case
The father of one of the teens implicated in last week’s beating death of a decorated World War II veteran thanked God for his son’s peaceful capture, saying the family …
SATURDAY, AUG. 24, 2013
Teens face murder charge in beating death of Delbert Belton
The nation’s eyes have turned to Spokane and the two teenagers accused of murdering an 88-year-old World War II veteran. Police say two 16-year-olds beat Delbert “Shorty” Belton to death …
FRIDAY, AUG. 23, 2013
Police seek teens in death of World War II veteran
An 88-year-old man who survived the Battle of Okinawa in World War II died Thursday after police say two teenagers beat him and left him for dead in his parked …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, AUG. 22, 2013, 5:04 P.M.
World War II veteran dies after North Spokane attack
An 88-year-old man is dead after he was attacked Wednesday night in North Spokane.
TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013
Spokane mobile home fire a homicide, police believe
Early Monday morning, neighbors gathered in the street at the Cascade Mobile Home Community to mourn the loss of beloved friends killed in a fire. They were to wed on …
FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2013, 10:53 A.M.
Police seeking information in Williams homicide
Spokane police investigators are seeking information about a distinctive orange sleeping bag found near the scene of a homicide that occurred more than a year ago.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2013, 11:12 A.M.
Arrest made in Othello double homicide
The Adams County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 31-year-old man in connection with a double homicide in an Othello orchard earlier this week.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 2013, 11:02 A.M.
Two men found dead in Othello orchard
Two men were found shot to death in an orchard in Adams County this morning.
SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2013
Suspects in killing thought victim was child molester
One of two men accused of killing a homeless man and dumping his body in the Spokane River told investigators they plotted to kill him because they thought he was …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013, 2:44 P.M.
Two charged with murder after body found in river
Two men with no prior arrest records have been arrested on first-degree murder charges in connection with a body found in the Spokane River on Thursday, police said.
SUNDAY, JUNE 23, 2013, 9:28 P.M.
One man killed in Colville homicide
A man was killed near Colville on Sunday morning, and the death is considered a homicide.
FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2013, 10:35 A.M.
Medical examiner says homicide victim was strangled
Regan Jolley, 33, was strangled, according to the official cause of death.
THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013
Man charged with murder of girlfriend
Regan Jolley and her accused murderer Jason Hart had barely been living together three weeks when a roommate had to break up a fight between them. The roommate said Hart …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013, 2:37 P.M.
Tub where body found contained weak acid, police say
A woman whose body was found by police Tuesday in a tub filled with a mild acid has been identified in court today as Regan Jolley. That information came out …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013
Deputies arrest man after body found in toxic liquid
A homicide investigation turned into a hazardous materials scene in Nine Mile Falls on Tuesday morning as a woman’s body was found in a tub of toxic liquid. Spokane County …
MONDAY, JUNE 3, 2013, 5:31 P.M.
Lawyers give closing arguments in Starbuck trial
Clay Starbuck, 48, was a jealous, controlling, obsessed, greedy and angry man who finally took out his frustrations against the woman with whom he shared two marriages and several children, …
SUNDAY, MAY 12, 2013
Sons criticize investigation of mother’s homicide
The lives of a Deer Park family are about to be thrust salaciously into the public spotlight. Clay D. Starbuck, a former pipeline worker with no criminal record, is fighting …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013, 2:18 P.M.
Shooting suspect caught in north Spokane
A man accused of killing another at a north Spokane home last week is in Spokane Police custody.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013
Probe of Spokane Valley death includes homicide
A man’s death in a Spokane Valley motor home is being investigated as a possible homicide by Spokane County sheriff’s detectives. A friend of the man stopped by 58-year-old Timothy …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, MAY 7, 2013, 4:29 P.M.
Man found dead in Spokane Valley trailer
A man’s death in a Spokane Valley motor home is being investigated as a possible homicide by Spokane County Sheriff’s Office detectives.
UPDATED: MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013, 1:58 P.M.
Arrest warrant issued in Spokane homicide; victim ID’d
Spokane police have issued an arrest warrant for Joshua J. Tillery on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with a homicide Friday night.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2013, 8:52 A.M.
Two sought for questioning in North Spokane homicide
A man and woman are being sought for questioning in connection with Friday’s shooting death inside a North Spokane home.
MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013, 11:38 A.M.
Man charged in Okanogan stabbing and shooting death
A man is being charged with first-degree murder in Okanogan County after a shooting and stabbing over a stolen clutch.
SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2013
Man arrested in toddler death
Spokane police arrested 23-year-old Joshua Burnett on Friday on suspicion that he killed his girlfriend’s toddler last month. Rylee Castner, 18 months, died March 31 from blunt force trauma to …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 2013, 2:18 P.M.
Mother’s boyfriend arrested in baby’s death
Spokane Police have arrested 23-year-old Joshua Burnett on a charge of second-degree murder in the death of a Spokane toddler last month.
TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2013
Toddler’s death declared a homicide
The death of a toddler last week has been ruled a homicide. Rylee J. Castner, an 18-month-old boy, died March 31 of blunt force trauma to the head, according to …
UPDATED: MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2013, 3:01 P.M.
Baby death ruled a homicide
The death of an 18-month-old last week has been ruled a homicide.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3, 2013, 11:16 A.M.
Medical examiner lists jail death as homicide
The death of a 33-year-old man in the booking area of the Spokane County Jail in Feburary has been listed as a homicide.