Stories tagged: shooting
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Pastor who shot suspect in Tumwater carjacking spree tells his story
As he heard the gunshots from the back of the Tumwater Walmart, David George wondered if his family was safe — and then his training kicked in. George, a pastor …
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Defense blasts state’s evidence in opening remarks of attempted murder trial
Defense attorney Richard Wall wasted little time Tuesday morning lambasting the state’s evidence as a “complete fabrication,” as he delivered opening arguments in the attempted murder trial of a career …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 8:31 p.m.
Fatal shooting in north Spokane doesn’t appear to be homicide
A man died of a gunshot wound Monday afternoon outside a convenience store in north Spokane, but police said they were not looking for suspects, suggesting the death could have …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Woman charged with killing Hillyard man
A man who was placed on life support following a Friday shooting in Hillyard has since died, prompting Spokane County prosecutors to charge his suspected killer with first-degree murder.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
Suspect in Spokane music club shooting on trial for second time
Five months after a jury was split on whether a career criminal tried to kill a man outside of a downtown Spokane music venue in 2013, prosecutors will soon have …
Mon., June 18, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
Police identify suspect fatally shot by civilian at Walmart in Tumwater
Police have identified a 44-year-old man from McCleary, Washington, as the suspect who was shot and killed after a string of carjackings and a shooting Sunday at a Walmart store …
Mon., June 18, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
Bystander hailed as hero after killing suspect in spree of violence in Tumwater
A pair of carjackings and a chaotic hunt for a suspect ended Sunday afternoon with the shooting death of an armed man by a civilian in the parking lot of …
UPDATED: Sun., June 17, 2018, 2:54 p.m.
Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded
Two gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was …
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Man drives himself to hospital after drive-by shooting in West Central neighborhood
Spokane police say a man drove himself to a hospital Friday morning after he was injured in a drive-by shooting in the West Central neighborhood.
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 6:47 p.m.
Man on life support after Hillyard shooting
A man was hospitalized early Friday with life-threatening injuries following an overnight shooting in Hillyard.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
4 cars hit with bullets near Sea-Tac airport, no injuries
Authorities say four cars were hit by gunfire on a state highway near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
WDFW shooting restrictions in place for Wenas Wildlife Area
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife’s annual shooting restrictions went into effect June 6.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Man wounded by gunfire after midnight Wednesday
Police are searching for a shooting suspect who wounded a man early Wednesday morning in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Suspect in fatal shooting deemed unfit for trial; treatment ordered
A woman charged with shooting two people on the lower South Hill late last year was recently ordered to undergo involuntary mental health treatment at Eastern State Hospital after a …
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
Sandpoint retirement home resident opens fire on employee Saturday evening
Police say a resident at a Sandpoint retirement home shot at an employee Saturday evening.
Wed., June 6, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Blanchard man sentenced to prison for shooting deputies
A delusional Blanchard man who ambushed two Bonner County sheriff’s deputies in a shooting last year was sentenced Tuesday to up to 50 years in prison.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
Idaho woman sues sheriff’s office over deadly shooting
The widow of a northern Idaho man killed by Bonner County sheriff’s deputies last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the department.
Sun., June 3, 2018, 1:26 p.m.
Woman arrested after firing shots in San Diego near marathon
San Diego police arrested a woman Sunday who held a gun to her head and fired off rounds in a parking structure in downtown, not far from an annual marathon …
UPDATED: Sun., June 3, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
Man with knife, officer wounded in Berlin cathedral shooting
Berlin police shot and wounded a 53-year-old Austrian man who yelled and waved a knife inside the cathedral in the center of the German capital Sunday, a police spokesman said.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 3:25 p.m.
Trump meets with families affected by Texas shooting
President Donald Trump planned to meet Thursday with families of the victims of the Texas school shooting that left 10 people dead.
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 12:57 p.m.
Teen sentenced for shooting near Graham-Kapowsin High School
A teenager who
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Killings by Belgian inmate treated as terror; IS claims role
The man who killed four people in the Belgian city of Liege this week carried out an act of “terrorist murder” and may have intended to cause more carnage, prosecutors …
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 8:04 p.m.
Inmate on leave kills 3 in Belgium, setting off terror probe
A knife-wielding prison inmate on a 48-hour leave stabbed two police officers Tuesday in the Belgian city of Liege, seized their service weapons and shot them and a bystander to …
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; civilian kills gunman
A man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant at the dinner hour Thursday and opened fire, wounding two customers, before being shot dead by a handgun-carrying …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 9 p.m.
Shooting suspect Christopher Felch arrested Tuesday morning by SWAT team, U.S. Marshals
Spokane Police arrested the suspect for the
UPDATED: Sun., May 20, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
‘Hope and healing’: Texas town worships after school attack
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called Sunday for a “hardening” of the nation’s school buildings in the wake of the attack by a 17-year-old student who killed 10 people at …
UPDATED: Fri., May 18, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
Spokane police searching for suspect in apartment shooting
A Thursday night shooting in West Central Spokane left one man with a gunshot wound to his foot and the suspect is still at large, according to Spokane police.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Police: 1 man kills another, surrenders at Nashville mall
One 22-year-old man ended a fight with another by fatally shooting him inside a Tennessee mall on Thursday, and then gave up his weapon and surrendered, saying he didn’t want …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
Video: Police inspect wires, weapons in Vegas shooter’s room
Las Vegas police used explosives to blast into a high-rise hotel suite where a gunman unleashed the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history and found him dead, with a …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Police arrest man suspected of shooting at girlfriend
Police arrested a Spokane man Saturday accused of shooting at his girlfriend several times with a shotgun as she drove away from a home they shared.