Stories tagged: officer-involved shooting
Tue., Nov. 9, 2010, 3:17 p.m.
The knife that John T. Williams was carrying when he was fatally shot by a Seattle police officer on Aug. 30 was folded in a closed position when it was …
Thu., Oct. 28, 2010
The Spokane County sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man Sunday night in Spokane Valley was identified Wednesday as Rustin Olson. Olson, who was involved in a nonfatal police …
Wed., Oct. 27, 2010, 3:29 p.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man Sunday night in Spokane Valley has been identified as Rustin Olson. The deputy was involved in another shooting on …
Wed., Oct. 27, 2010
A man shot and killed by a Spokane County sheriff’s deputy on Sunday underwent a mental evaluation after trying to commit suicide last summer. A police report obtained Tuesday said …
Tue., Oct. 26, 2010
Before Quentin Donald Dodd’s fatal confrontation with a Spokane County sheriff’s deputy on Sunday, his landlord said she’d had enough. “He was very aggressive and threatening, so I said, ‘You …
Mon., Oct. 25, 2010, 8:37 p.m.
The man killed Sunday night by police has been identified as 50-year-old Quentin D. Dodd, who reportedly had threatened two of his roommates with a knife before police confronted him.
Mon., Oct. 25, 2010
A Spokane Valley man is dead after a confrontation with police Sunday night.
Fri., Oct. 1, 2010
A Washington State Patrol sergeant who shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid last week has told investigators it was “an accidental discharge,” sheriff’s officials announced Thursday. Sgt. …
Wed., Sept. 29, 2010
The chief of Washington State Patrol said Tuesday he has no reason to believe last week’s shooting of an unarmed pregnant woman in Spokane was accidental. “I don’t have anything …
Sat., Sept. 25, 2010
A pregnant, unarmed woman was shot during a drug raid in Spokane on Friday morning and she remained hospitalized late last night as investigators pieced together what happened in the …
Fri., Sept. 24, 2010
Deputies who initially said an armed assault suspect fired on them before they shot back, wounding him last week, now say they’re unsure if the man shot at them at …
Sat., Sept. 18, 2010
A Spokane County sheriff’s deputy shot a man late Thursday while investigating an earlier shooting in a quiet neighborhood near the Little Spokane River. Sean P. Houlihan, 37, is expected …
Wed., Sept. 8, 2010, 5:52 p.m.
The Oregon Army National Guard confirms that a 22-year-old man killed by Vancouver police was a veteran who served 12 months in Iraq.
Mon., Aug. 30, 2010, 2:08 p.m.
Hundreds gathered today on a crisp summer morning to grieve the loss of a man whose preaching and gardening left an unforgettable imprint on those who met Pastor Wayne Scott …
Mon., April 26, 2010, 10:49 a.m.
Spokane Valley police officers were justified when they shot a man reported to be suicidal in December, the Spokane County Prosecutors Office has ruled.
Fri., April 2, 2010
Law enforcement officials today released the name of the Spokane police officer who shot and killed an armed suspect last Friday.
Thu., April 1, 2010, 4:52 p.m.
Authorities today released the name of the Spokane police officer involved in last Friday’s fatal shootout with an armed suspect.
Sat., March 27, 2010
A shootout with police early Friday killed a Spokane man who investigators say threatened family in a dispute over firearms. Todd E. White, 46, died after Spokane police officers returned …
Fri., March 26, 2010, 7:06 p.m.
A shootout with police early Friday killed a Spokane man who investigators say threatened family in a dispute over firearms.
Tue., Jan. 5, 2010
A man shot by Spokane Valley police last week is recovering from surgery at a downtown hospital, family members said Monday. Michael E. Young, 55, suffered gunshot wounds to his …
Mon., Dec. 28, 2009
Spokane Valley police shot and wounded a man they described as suicidal following a standoff Sunday. The 55-year-old, whose name has not been released, was taken to a hospital with …
Sun., Dec. 27, 2009, 6:45 p.m.
Spokane Valley police shot a man they described as suicidal following a standoff this afternoon.
Thu., Dec. 17, 2009, 1:23 p.m.
A man shot by Spokane Valley police after answering his door armed with a revolver has been charged with two counts of second-degree assault.
Mon., Nov. 30, 2009, 11:47 a.m.
A man shot by Spokane County sheriff’s deputies Saturday has been identified as Donald J. Lafavor.
Tue., Nov. 10, 2009
A man described by friends as suicidal told his ex-girlfriend before he was shot by Spokane Valley police that something was going to happen “and it will be on the …
Wed., Nov. 4, 2009
A reportedly suicidal man shot by Spokane Valley police Friday was armed with a pellet gun that resembles a Colt .45 semi-automatic pistol, according to a search warrant filed Tuesday. …
Mon., Nov. 2, 2009, 10:19 a.m.
The man shot by Spokane Valley police Friday remains in stable but serious condition at a local hospital, police said today.
Fri., Oct. 30, 2009, 2:41 p.m.
A man has been taken to the hospital after an officer-involved shooting in Spokane Valley. His condition is unknown.
Fri., July 31, 2009
An Adams County sheriff’s deputy was placed on paid administrative leave after shooting at an armed and fleeing man suspected of assault Wednesday in Othello. Sheriff’s deputies tried to stop …
Sat., July 11, 2009
A large knife, a skateboard and a pit bull figured into a string of crimes that ended when a man was shot and killed by police officers in northeast Spokane …