Stories tagged: shooting
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
Police ID Houston gunman who wounded 9, was fatally shot
Authorities have identified the man who was killed by officers after he randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood, wounding nine people.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 7:48 p.m.
Suspect in Burlington mall shooting ‘zombie-like’ when arrested
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) – Authorities say the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Washington state mall shooting is in custody.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 3:38 p.m.
Field Reports: Alaska state parks seek crowdfunding support
Alaska state park managers have turned to internet crowdfunding to protect a Delta Junction-area park from Tanana River erosion.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 2:21 p.m.
Charlotte police video: New details of shooting of black man
Charlotte’s police chief announced Saturday that he would release body and dashboard camera footage of the shooting of a black man after several days of demonstrations that have coalesced around …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 1:48 p.m.
Burlington gunman who killed 5 in mall remains at large
As Burlington absorbed the news of Friday night’s shooting, critical questions remained, including the identity of the shooter, his motive and his whereabouts. A massive manhunt continued and police broadcast …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 8:22 p.m.
Four fatally shot at mall in Burlington, Washington
Authorities are looking for the gunman who shot two people at a mall north of Seattle. The Washington State Patrol said on Twitter that two people were injured Friday evening …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 7:14 p.m.
Clinton postpones visit to Charlotte
Hillary Clinton’s campaign says she has decided to postpone her planned trip to Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday after hearing from community leaders.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 3:54 p.m.
Judge threatens to hold Bundy lawyer in contempt of court
U.S. District Judge Anna Brown warned Ammon Bundy’s lawyer that she will hold him in contempt of court if he keeps trying to bring up Robert “LaVoy” Finicum’s death in …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 12:35 p.m.
Prosecutor asks court to deny killer John Lee’s sentence-reduction request
The Latah County Prosecutor’s Office is asking the court to deny a sentence reduction request made by a Moscow man convicted of killing three people last January.
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016, 12:27 p.m.
Just 3 percent of adults own half of America’s guns
Just 3 percent of American adults own half of the nation’s firearms, according to the results of a Harvard-Northeastern survey of 4,000 gun owners.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
Lakewood police shoot, injure suspect during hourslong standoff
Authorities said a suspect has been shot and wounded by Lakewood police officers following an hourslong standoff with a SWAT team at an apartment complex.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
Idaho, EWU sweep Big Sky weekly women’s soccer honors
Torell Stewart of Idaho and Chloe Williams of Eastern Washington swept the Big Sky Conference weekly women’s soccer honors after leading their schools to unbeaten weekends. Stewart, the Vandals’ senior …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 1:59 p.m.
Philadelphia police: Anti-cop note found at scene of deadly rampage
A “rambling” note expressing hatred for police was found after a man opened fire on a Philadelphia police officer then went on a shooting spree, injuring a second officer, killing …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 9:30 a.m.
Hillyard shooting leaves man in serious condition
Major Crimes detectives are investigating a Hillyard shooting that left a man with serious injuries early Saturday morning.
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Elderly gunman shoots 3 at Cheyenne apartment complex before killing self
A gunman shot three people outside a Cheyenne nursing home Wednesday morning before killing himself as police closed in on him, police said.
Tue., 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.
Mon., 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 …
Sun., 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.
Fri., 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 …
Thu., 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.
Tue., 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.
Sun., 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.
Thu., 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 …
Thu., 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.
Tue., 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 …
Mon., 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 …
Sun., 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.
Sat., 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: …
Sat., 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.
Sat., 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 …