Stories tagged: Michael Sublie
Tue., July 22, 2014
Houseboat owner fined in dust-up with rangers
A Kettle Falls houseboat owner will pay a $100 fine for excessive noise as part of a deal to avoid another federal trial in a case where a National Park …
Mon., July 21, 2014, 12:07 p.m.
Houseboat owner fined in Park Service shooting incident
The houseboat owner facing charges of assaulting a federal law enforcement officer agreed to a deal Monday that will keep him out of jail and order a $100 fine for …
Sat., May 31, 2014
Jury deadlock leads to mistrial in alleged assault of ranger
A federal jury deadlocked Friday on whether a Kettle Falls man assaulted a National Park Service ranger. A full day of deliberations ended in a mistrial for Michael Sublie, said …
Fri., May 30, 2014, 2:29 p.m.
Jury deadlocks in park ranger case
Jurors could not reach a consensus whether to convict Michael Sublie of assault and interference of a federal agent prior to an officer-involved shooting taking place in September.
Wed., May 28, 2014
Opening statements given in park ranger assault case
A jury will have to decide whether to convict a Kettle Falls man of assaulting a federal agent in an incident where witnesses agree only that a bystander was shot. …
Sat., May 24, 2014
Houseboat owner’s trial to begin in incident with park rangers
A Kettle Falls houseboat owner is set to stand trial this week on accusations that he shoved a National Park Service ranger during a tense confrontation last September that included …
Tue., April 1, 2014, 12:53 p.m.
Court documents: Park ranger fired on boat because he heard gunfire
Federal court documents indicate National Park Service Ranger Matthew Phillipson fired his gun during a September excessive noise call on a houseboat in Stevens County because he thought he heard …
Fri., Feb. 7, 2014
Feds upgrade charges in alleged assault of park ranger
Federal prosecutors will seek tougher charges against a Kettle Falls houseboat owner who they allege assaulted National Park Service rangers just before another man was shot in September. Michael Sublie …
Fri., Jan. 24, 2014
Park ranger shooting details to remain sealed indefinitely
Investigative details in a September shooting by National Park Service rangers trying to break up a noisy houseboat party at a remote campground near Kettle Falls will remain sealed indefinitely …
Sat., Sept. 28, 2013
Colville-area residents protest park ranger shooting
COLVILLE – Bob Hartinger stood next to his wheelchair-bound son, Casey, outside the Stevens County Courthouse on Friday morning, holding aloft a sign reading “My son was shot by N.P.S.” …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2013
Guns found on houseboat
Washington State Patrol detectives seized two guns from a houseboat where a National Park Service ranger shot and wounded a 43-year-old Kettle Falls man and used a stun gun and …
Tue., Sept. 17, 2013, 3:47 p.m.
National Park Service shooting search yields two guns on boat
Two guns were found aboard the houseboat where investigators say one National Park Service ranger fired and struck an occupant in the chest Saturday night. The boat’s owner has been …