Stories tagged: larceny
Thu., May 21, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago Dr. Francis M. Bobo, who called himself a “drugless healer,” was in court, charged with larceny after he made off with a patient’s bracelet.
Wed., March 11, 2015
Jim Kershner’s This Day in History
From our archives, 100 years ago Two railroad workers found Frank Myers and Michael McCann ransacking a boxcar and attempting to steal some shoes.
Mon., May 5, 2014, 2:13 p.m.
Serial ATM thief gets 5 years in prison
A Las Vegas man who stole $124,000 from ATM machines around the West, including in Spokane Valley, was sentenced today to more than five years in prison.
Thu., May 6, 2010
Jail sell might go over better if commissioners tap The Truth
So I’m reading the newspaper and I pause when I see what those geniuses on the Spokane County Commission have been up to lately. All three voted Tuesday to give …
Wed., Nov. 26, 1997
Lottery Display Stolen From Store
A man stole a plastic lottery display from a convenience store Monday and fled with more than $3,000 worth of scratch tickets. Among the scratch tickets taken from Waldens Market …
Fri., March 29, 1996
Waldholtz Jailed For Failure To Return Money
A judge jailed the estranged husband of U.S. Rep. Enid Waldholtz on Thursday for failing to return $600,000 his relatives suspect him of stealing. Joe Waldholtz, 35, was held in …
Wed., March 22, 1995
Team Cries Foul Over Stolen Gear Shadle Frosh Left Without Equipment As Baseball Opener Approaches
The season hasn’t even begun - and already Shadle Park High School’s ninthgrade baseball team is coping with a foul. Last week, someone slipped into the boys locker room and …
Sat., Feb. 25, 1995
Trail Leads To Thievery Reports Of Car Break-Ins At Entrances To Centennial Trail Are On The Rise, Police Warn
Many hikers, joggers and bicyclists say the Centennial Trail is one of the best things about Spokane. Thieves may be saying the same thing.
Tue., Jan. 31, 1995
Airborne Thieves Hit Smaller Fields
Leave something of value unattended for any length of time and, sure enough, someone will figure out a way to steal it. This time the thieves are using airplanes, or …
Sun., Jan. 29, 1995
Fly-By-Night Thieves Hit Rural Airports Communication Gear Stolen In Wave Of Thefts In Washington, Oregon
Thieves with wings are suspected in a string of thefts of airplane communication gear from small airports in Washington and Oregon. The thieves apparently are using airplanes to make their …