Stories tagged: Ruby Doss
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
Murder charge dismissed against ex-Pasco cop accused in 1986 Spokane homicide
A murder charge against a former Pasco police officer accused of killing a Spokane woman in 1986 was dropped Wednesday as a result of DNA evidence.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Ex-Pasco Police officer murder trial in Spokane delayed again
The former Pasco police officer charged with killing a Spokane prostitute in 1986 had his trial date moved from May 8 to October 2.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Trial will go ahead for ex-Pasco police officer charged with killing prostitute
The ex-Pasco police officer accused of killing a Spokane prostitute in 1986 will proceed to trial after a judge ruled Friday against his attorney’s motion to drop charges.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
Cold case murder hearing Friday to determine ex-cop’s alibi defense
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell says the ex-Pasco police officer charged in the cold case murder of a Spokane prostitute was stationed at Fairchild Air Force Base when the killing …
Thu., July 2, 2015
Ex-Pasco officer charged with tampering with a witness in murder trial
A former Pasco police officer accused of killing a Spokane prostitute 29 years ago is now suspected of trying to find his former girlfriend and interfere with her cooperation with …
Wed., July 1, 2015, 3:01 p.m.
Murder suspect Richard Aguirre accused of witness intimidation
Investigators say former Pasco police officer and murder suspect Richard Aguirre has made “concerted efforts” in jail phone calls to a friend and one of his sisters to contact a …
Sat., June 20, 2015
More people identified in explicit photos, videos kept by Aguirre
Investigators continue to identify people featured in the thousands of photos and videos depicting sex acts kept by murder suspect Richard Aguirre, and several women told police that Aguirre choked …
Fri., June 12, 2015, 2:43 p.m.
Pasco police officer’s family question motives of Spokane prosecutors, police
The family of murder suspect and former Pasco police officer Richard Aguirre are questioning whether the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office is trying to sway public opinion against Aguirre.
Thu., June 11, 2015
Haskell stands firm on leaks to former police officer Aguirre
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell is standing by statements made by one of his deputies suggesting law enforcement in Central Washington leaked information to a murder suspect. Meanwhile, Richard Aguirre’s …
Mon., June 8, 2015
Pasco police, sheriff dispute leak allegation
Pasco police and the Franklin County sheriff are disputing that their agencies leaked information to Spokane murder suspect Richard Aguirre. Deputy Spokane County Prosecuting Attorney Kyle Treece said in court …
Sat., June 6, 2015
Cops leaked information to murder suspect, prosecutors say
Spokane County prosecutors suspect members of law enforcement in the Tri-Cities have leaked information to their former co-worker accused of killing a woman in Spokane in 1986. Murder suspect and …
UPDATED: Fri., June 5, 2015, 5:15 p.m.
Prosecutors say former Pasco cop accused in Spokane murder is getting tips from Pasco cops
Spokane County prosecutors are alleging that members of the Pasco Police Department and Franklin County Sheriff’s Office have leaked information to their former co-worker who is accused to killing a …
Fri., June 5, 2015
Cold-case murder suspect faces charge of voyeurism
Spokane County Jail records indicate that cold-case murder suspect Richard Aguirre is facing a new charge of voyeurism. Spokane police Capt. Eric Olsen verified the new charge Thursday evening but …
Thu., June 4, 2015, 7:46 p.m.
Cold case murder suspect now charged with voyeurism
Spokane County Jail records indicate that cold case murder suspect Richard Aguirre is facing a new charge of voyeurism.
Thu., June 4, 2015
Sex tapes seized from suspect in 1986 Spokane killing of prostitute
Spokane homicide investigators have seized a cache of sex tapes belonging to an ex-police officer accused in a 29-year-old cold-case killing near the now-demolished Playfair horse track. The suspect, Richard …
Sat., May 2, 2015
Former Pasco officer, suspect in Spokane homicide, remains free though charged in separate rape case
A former Pasco police officer who is a suspect in a 1986 homicide in Spokane remains free though he was charged on Thursday in a separate rape case. Richard J. …
Fri., May 1, 2015, 9:39 p.m.
Former Pasco officer suspected in 1986 Spokane murder charged in unrelated rape case
A former Pasco police officer who is a suspect in a 1986 murder in Spokane remains free though he was charged on Thursday in a separate rape case.
Fri., May 1, 2015
Ex-Pasco police officer is suspect in 1986 killing
A transient found Ruby Doss’ body on a January morning in 1986. The 27-year-old woman from Detroit had been struck in the head and strangled near East Sprague Avenue. Her …
UPDATED: Thu., April 30, 2015, 12:47 p.m.
Pasco police officer a suspect in 1986 Spokane cold case
A Pasco police officer who recently resigned from the force is a suspect in a 1986 homicide in Spokane, Spokane Police said this morning.