Stories tagged: shooting
TUESDAY, SEPT. 13, 2016, 10:32 A.M.
West Central shooting leaves man hospitalized, neighbors fuming
Spokane police are investigating a Tuesday morning shooting in West Central that left a man hospitalized.
MONDAY, SEPT. 12, 2016, 7:26 P.M.
Chicago shooting victims top 3,000 this year
More than 3,000 people have been shot in Chicago so far this year, more than all of last year, with 30 percent of the shootings in just three police districts …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 11, 2016, 10:15 P.M.
Marysville man convicted in teen Molly Conley’s death won’t get new trial
The state Court of Appeals has upheld the convictions of a man in the drive-by shooting death of a 15-year-old girl in Snohomish County.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2016, 10:33 A.M.
John Hinckley to leave DC mental hospital for Virginia
The man who shot President Ronald Reagan is scheduled to leave a Washington mental hospital for good on Saturday, more than 35 years after the shooting. A federal judge ruled …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
Seattle police arrest man sought in 2012 shooting
Seattle police say they’ve arrested a man who has been wanted for the past four years for a shooting in the city’s Central District.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 2:28 P.M.
Oregon ranching standoff: What you need to know as trial begins
Trial is gearing up this week for armed ranchers who took over a national bird sanctuary in rural Oregon to oppose federal management of public lands.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, 2016, 5:40 A.M.
Two officers shot, wounded by visitor at Fresno County jail
Two unarmed officers were critically injured after being shot by a visitor in the lobby of a central California jail, authorities said.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016, 4 P.M.
Charges dropped in North Side shooting, but could be re-filed
Criminal charges have been dropped against a North Spokane man who allegedly shot and wounded another man in the buttocks in July, but the case is still under investigation and …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016, 1:04 P.M.
At least 90 homicides in Chicago in August, deadliest month since 1993
Sixteen people were shot in Chicago on the last day of August, making it the most violent month in the city in 23 years, according to police statistics.
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2016, 10:42 A.M.
Sheriff pleads no contest in shooting he called an accident
An Atlanta-area sheriff who says he accidentally shot and injured a woman while they were practicing police tactics inside an empty model home has pleaded no contest to a reckless-conduct …
MONDAY, AUG. 29, 2016, 10:34 A.M.
Woman accused of firing gun at woman in Kootenai County
A woman was jailed Sunday night after she was accused of firing a handgun at another woman in a car in Kootenai County. Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies were called to …
SUNDAY, AUG. 28, 2016, 9:47 P.M.
False report of gunman at Los Angeles airport creates panic
Police say they are searching the terminals and social media posts show many people fleeing Los Angeles International Airport amid rumors of a possible shooting.
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 8:27 P.M.
Fraud plagues do-it-yourself charities after Orlando
The more than 430 fundraisers posted on the GoFundMe website after the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando have exposed weaknesses inherent in these popular do-it-yourself charity campaigns: …
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016, 5:38 P.M.
Field reports: Grouse wing collection helps survey populations
Hunters can help state wildlife biologists monitor forest grouse populations by depositing the wings and tails of birds they harvest this season in collection barrels.
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Drunken engineer engages police in gun battle
From our archives, 100 years ago A drunken locomotive engineer and two policemen engaged in a bloody gun duel on the downtown streets — and it all began when a …
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 1:45 P.M.
Man wounded in West Central shooting
A man was wounded in a shooting in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood late Thursday morning.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Husband and wife take credit for shooting cobbler in drunken fracas.
From our archives, 100 years ago Police were certain of one thing – someone shot J.L. Watson, a shoemaker, during a lodging house fracas – but they weren’t certain if …
TUESDAY, AUG. 23, 2016, 11:17 A.M.
Deaf man’s family says he was unarmed when killed by trooper
A deaf man who was shot and killed by a North Carolina state trooper after he didn’t stop for the officer’s blue lights was unarmed and likely did not understand …
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 5:46 P.M.
Man charged in Manito Park shooting is victim’s friend, family says
The suspect of an alleged shooting in Manito Park Saturday morning apparently knew the victim who he claims to have accidentally shot.
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 2:23 P.M.
Man pleads not guilty to fatal shootings at Everett house party
A 19-year-old man accused of shooting three former classmates to death at a house party in suburban Seattle has pleaded not guilty to murder charges.
SATURDAY, AUG. 20, 2016, 12:57 P.M.
Police arrest Manito Park shooting suspect
Police are searching for a person suspected of shooting a woman near Manito Park on Saturday morning. Several joggers witnessed the shooting. Police have not released a description as they …
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2016, 12:53 P.M.
Suspect in imam’s slaying had gun stashed in wall, police say
A handgun was found stashed in the wall of the basement apartment of the man suspected of gunning down an imam and his friend as they left evening prayer at …
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2016, 12:51 P.M.
Sister: Officer, Milwaukee shooting victim knew each other
The sister of a black man shot to death by a Milwaukee police officer says the two men knew each other from high school.
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016, 8:32 P.M.
Reports of gunshots in bustling mall: chaos, people running
Witness reports of gunshots ringing out inside a busy North Carolina mall caused chaos Saturday afternoon as shoppers ran screaming for the doors or sheltered in stores while dozens of …
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2016, 3:52 P.M.
Imam, associate fatally shot after leaving NYC mosque
The leader of a New York City mosque and an associate have been fatally shot in a brazen daylight attack.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 9:38 P.M.
Spokane police try to unravel circumstances after man shot in legs
Court records describe a series of bizarre events involving 53-year-old Alan Oliver, a mentally ill man who was apparently shot in the early hours of July 20. Detectives still are …
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 1:20 P.M.
Chicago marks deadliest day in 13 years
Monday was the deadliest day in Chicago in 13 years, and 10-year-old Tavon Tanner got caught in the worst of the gun violence as he played with his twin sister …
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 4:25 P.M.
Child dies in Weiser after accidentally shooting himself, sheriff says
Law enforcement officials in southern Idaho say they believe a child accidentally shot and killed himself while playing with a gun over the weekend.
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 12:48 P.M.
Sheriff’s Department: Pierce County man kills nephew, shoots self
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department said a man killed his 12-year-old nephew with a machete before fatally shooting himself in the head.
FRIDAY, AUG. 5, 2016, 10:52 A.M.
Egypt’s former grand mufti survives shooting west of Cairo
Egypt’s former grand mufti survived an attempt on his life in a western Cairo suburb when two masked gunmen opened fire as he was walking toward a mosque to hold …