Stories tagged: shooting
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
Hostage situation ends in Charleston after gunman shot
A fired dishwasher shot and killed a chef and held a person hostage for about three hours before he was shot by police at a crowded restaurant in a tourist-heavy …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
In brief: Roskelley’s in Sandpoint to detail Huntington first ascent
Climbers Jess Roskelley of Spokane and Clint Helander of Alaska will detail their spring 2017 first ascent of the complete south ridge of Alaska’s Mount Huntington in a multimedia program …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 12:24 p.m.
Authorities identify 2 fatally shot at Seattle bowling alley
Kenneth Gantz, 59, and Dennis Robinson, 24, both died from multiple gunshot wounds Friday after a shooting in the bar area at Skyway Park Bowl.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Courthouse shootout: Judge ambushed, he and probation officer return fire; suspect dead
A judge was ambushed Monday morning as he walked toward the Jefferson County Courthouse, and the judge and a probation officer returned fire, killing the suspect, officials said.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:06 a.m.
Portland police arrest man after stabbing, shootings, crash
Portland police arrested a 20-year-old man following a spree of violence that sent nine people to the hospital.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian after stabbing attack
Israeli forces have shot and killed a Palestinian after he attacked Israeli policemen at a West Bank checkpoint, stabbing one of the officers.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Gunshot that killed man driving downtown Tuesday was accidental, witnesses say
Witnesses told police that a man killed while driving down Washington Street Tuesday was shot when an AK-47 accidentally went off.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
Deputy who shot suicidal man Monday identified
The deputy who shot and wounded a reportedly suicidal man in Spokane Valley early Monday morning has been identified as Deputy Clay Hilton.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Juvenile arrested in connection with deadly downtown Spokane shooting
Police have made an arrest in connection with a fatal downtown Spokane shooting Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Detectives investigating fatal downtown Spokane shooting
Major Crimes detectives are on the scene of a deadly shooting in downtown Spokane along South Washington Street Tuesday evening.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
Prosecutors: Idaho man acted in self-defense in shooting
Authorities in south-central Idaho say a man who shot and killed another man acted in self-defense and will not face homicide charges.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Idaho teens charged in shooting death to undergo psychiatrict evaluations
An Idaho judge has ordered two teenagers to undergo psychological evaluations to determine whether or not they are competent to stand trial in connection to the shooting death of a …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
SUV at Hai’s Market riddled with bullets; police, SWAT surround area where vehicle suspected in shooting found
An unoccupied SUV parked at Hai’s Market on East Mission was pumped full of bullets Thursday evening.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Montana man fatally shoots 1-year-old son
Lewis and Clark County officials are still investigating after a Helena man killed his 1-year-old son in a reported accidental shooting.
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 1:40 p.m.
Man accused of shooting 2 Bonner County deputies fit to face charges
An Idaho man accused of shooting two Bonner County sheriff’s deputies in January has been found to be mentally capable of facing the charges against him after spending time at …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 10:33 a.m.
July violence pushes 2017 homicide total past 400 mark
July was another dangerous month in Chicago, with 74 homicides reported.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 11:35 a.m.
Shooting at Moscow courthouse leaves 3 dead, 4 wounded
Five defendants at a Moscow courthouse attacked their guards in a bungled escape attempt, leading to a shootout that killed three people and wounded four others, officials said Tuesday.
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Two people in cars hit by gunfire in Tukwila
Two people in different vehicles were hit by gunfire south of Seattle in Tukwila.
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 4 p.m.
Families in Marysville school shooting settle lawsuit for $18 million
The families of five Washington state high school students fatally shot in a high school cafeteria in 2014 have settled a lawsuit against the schools district’s insurance company for $18 …
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Police release body cam footage of downtown shooting
The Spokane Police Department has released body camera footage showing the shooting of Charlston Harper outside of a downtown Spokane bar last year.
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Participant in Cliven Bundy standoff sentenced to 68 years in prison
A participant in the 2014 armed standoff between federal agents and supporters of rancher Cliven Bundy was sentenced to 68 years in prison Wednesday despite pleas from his lawyer for …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Scalise, injured in D.C. shooting, is discharged from hospital, beginning rehabilitation
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise – who was critically wounded in a shooting at a baseball practice last month – has been discharged from a Washington hospital.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Boyfriend shoots at couple in bed, then kills himself
A Benton City man is dead after breaking into an apartment and shooting at a couple in bed before turning the gun on himself.
Mon., July 24, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
Nightclub shooting on Paraguay-Brazil border kills 4
Police in Paraguay say a shooting at a nightclub near the border with Brazil has left four Brazilian citizens dead and 10 people wounded.
Sat., July 22, 2017, 1:15 p.m.
1 dead, 9 wounded in Chicago shootings
One person was shot dead and at least nine other people, including a Chicago police officer, were wounded in separate attacks within an 11-hour period Friday.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of officer shooting
Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday amid calls for new leadership in the department following last week’s shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman by a police officer.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
Minneapolis chief: Australian woman shot by cop ‘did not have to die’
An Australian woman should not have been shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call and the officer’s actions “go against who we are in …
Wed., July 19, 2017, 8:09 a.m.
Man arrested in fatal south Seattle shooting near play area
Police say a suspect has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a 32-year-old man near Rainier Playfield in south Seattle.
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
Police fatally shoot elderly man who had tried to kill self
Police say an Oregon man who slit his wrists in a suicide attempt less than three weeks ago has been fatally shot by officers.
Mon., July 17, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
Bride-to-be called 911 for help and was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer
Justine Damond called police after hearing a sound in an alley near the home she shared with her fianci late Saturday night. But shortly after two officers arrived in her …