Stories tagged: shooting
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Spokane Police shoot, kill armed robbery suspect
An armed robbery suspect was shot dead by police early Tuesday morning, according to Spokane Police Chief Craig Meidl.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
Judge to decide if man can plead insane based on genetics
A judge will decide next month if the Selah man accused of shooting two MoneyTree employees can plead insanity based on genetics.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Family of South Hill shooting victim ask public’s help in identifying suspect
As the hours tick down, so too does the likelihood of catching a killer. The family of Danette Kane is finding that out the hard way.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
Police: Hospital gunman fired many shots, killed himself
A man carrying two handguns who tried to storm into an Ohio hospital’s psychiatric emergency room shot and wounded a security officer, fired at a police officer and then fatally …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 10:04 a.m.
Search continues for South Hill homicide suspect; victim identified as apartment co-owner
The search for a murder suspect who successfully evaded a city-wide police manhunt continued Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Spokane police searching for homicide suspect following Tuesday shooting on lower South Hill
Spokane police are searching for a woman suspected of shooting and killing one person and injuring another Tuesday on the lower South Hill.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 3:06 p.m.
Police: Estranged husband kills wife, self at Penn State satellite campus
Police say a woman who worked at a Penn State satellite campus near Pittsburgh apparently has been shot dead by her estranged husband in a university parking lot and he …
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
Pullman shooting probe hits dead end as prime suspect’s alibi checks out
After identifying a person of interest in a potentially gang-related shooting in late October that left two western Washington men hospitalized, Pullman police say the case has since gone cold.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
Suspicious 911 call precedes fatal shooting in Great Falls
Police officers in north-central Montana were investigating a suspicious 911 call when a suspect brandished a weapon, leading officers to shoot and kill him.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
‘Not a drill’: Students hid in classrooms as shooter kills 2
A shooting at a high school in a small New Mexico town left two students and the suspect dead, authorities said Thursday as schools throughout the area remained on lockdown …
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 2:39 p.m.
Sentencing phase begins for white ex-cop who shot black man
A white former police officer who shot an unarmed black man to death in the back as he fled a traffic stop never had any “racial animus” toward minorities in …
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Air rifles improve to legal hunting status
If your idea of an air gun is the official Daisy Red Ryder Model 1938 lever-action BB gun that Ralphie’s mom said would put his eye out in “The Christmas …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Gunman killed in Reno high-rise after firing into street
A gunman took a woman hostage and opened fire on a downtown Reno street from the eighth floor of a condominium, stirring fears of another massacre like the one in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
Police: Man shoots goose from car at Kennewick park
Police said the case of a man who shot a goose from a car at a Kennewick park has been given to the Benton County prosecutor for possible charges.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
‘They were shooting anyone who seemed to be breathing,’ survivor of Egypt mosque attack says
Egyptian warplanes carried out strikes against suspected terrorist targets in the North Sinai region, the military said Saturday, as the toll from an attack on a mosque Friday rose to …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Judge asks for more detail on clearing Seattle police
A federal judge wants more information about the Seattle Police Department’s finding that the fatal shooting of a woman in June was reasonable before he decides whether the city is …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Two hurt after shots fired inside Seattle nightclub
Police say two people were injured in a shooting at a nightclub in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 2:27 p.m.
Woman arrested Saturday in north Spokane domestic violence shooting
A woman is in jail after police say she shot her boyfriend in the leg in north Spokane.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 9:43 a.m.
Police: Wendell boy accidentally shoots 5-year-old sister
Idaho law enforcement officials said a 3-year-old Wendell boy accidently shot his 5-year-old sister in the arm.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 12:45 p.m.
Police: ‘Miracle’ more weren’t shot by rifle-toting man
It’s a “miracle” more people weren’t hurt when a man dressed in camouflage, wearing body armor and armed with two rifles sprayed a retail store with bullets, wounding one man, …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Gunman targeted neighbors then continued rampage
A Northern California man killed two neighbors with whom he had been feuding before he went on a shooting rampage Tuesday at apparent random sites – including an elementary school …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
Spokane police investigate shot fired early Monday in pub
Spokane police are investigating a gunshot that broke a second-floor window at PJ’s Pub.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Suspect arrested after fatal shooting in Portland suburb
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the Portland, Oregon suburb of Oak Grove on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 12:03 p.m.
Seven shot at Indiana nightclub; most victims stable
Authorities say seven people have been hurt in an early morning shooting at a nightclub in Gary, Indiana.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
Out & About: Loaded for pheasant, hunter shoots charging grizzly bear
While bird hunting along Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front, a sportsman must consider being loaded for bear as well as pheasant.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 2:25 p.m.
Police: Everett man shot in head found alive 3 days later
A woman is behind bars after a 36-year-old man was shot twice in the head and found alive in his Everett home three days later.
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Police searching for north Spokane shooting suspect
Spokane police officers are searching for an assailant who shot a man in north Spokane Tuesday afternoon.
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
Report: Ex-Portland mayor violated protocol in police chief shooting debacle
The former mayor of Portland ignored protocol for police-involved shootings last year when then-Chief Larry O’Dea shot a friend on a Harney County camping trip.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
2 killed, 1 wounded in shooting in Seattle
Authorities say two people were killed and another wounded in a shooting in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood early Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Oregon hunter fatally shoots wolf; claims self-defense
Oregon State Police say an elk hunter alerted the agency that he killed a wolf in self-defense, after initially believing he shot a coyote.