Stories tagged: Shawn Audie
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 6:44 p.m.
Jury rules deputies did not use excessive force in arrest that resulted in the death of William Berger
A federal jury has found that two Spokane County deputies did not use excessive force while tasing and using a neck restraint on William Berger outside a South Hill gym …
Mon., June 19, 2017
Family’s civil lawsuit goes to court four years after man dies following deputy response outside gym
An attorney representing the family of a man killed in 2013 by sheriff’s deputies outside a South Hill gym will ask a jury this week to hold the two officers …
Fri., July 4, 2014
Deputies will not be charged
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office will not seek criminal charges against the two sheriff’s deputies who used a stun gun and a neck hold to subdue a man outside of …
Thu., July 3, 2014, 2:37 p.m.
Prosecutor’s office: No charges in Will Berger case
Prosecutors will not criminally charge the two deputies involved in a confrontation with 34-year-old Will Berger outside a Moran Prairie gym in June 2013, according to a news release from …
Sat., June 7, 2014
Working for change
Feet from where his son Will received the injuries from Spokane County sheriff’s deputies that claimed his life one year ago, Bill Berger called for change Friday night in a …
Fri., June 14, 2013
Deputy used chokehold on man
The man who died last week following a confrontation with Spokane County sheriff’s deputies outside a South Hill gym stopped breathing after being put into a chokehold, according to new …
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2013, 6:17 p.m.
Tasered man stopped breathing after chokehold
New details released today indicate that the man who died last week following a confrontation with Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies stopped breathing after one of the deputies put him in …