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  • Homeowner who shot burglar faces assault charge

    A homeowner in Medical Lake accused of shooting a fleeing 14-year-old burglary suspect in the back last December has been charged with assault. In new court documents, Spokane County sheriff’s …


  • No guns found in home of student in shooting plot

    Spokane police found no guns or school maps Tuesday in the home of a 16-year-old boy accused of planning a shooting at North Central High School.


  • Teen accused of plotting massacre at North Central High

    A 16-year-old boy was arrested today for allegedly plotting a “Columbine-style shooting” at North Central High School.


  • Authorities identify Loon Lake shooting suspect

    Authorities today released the name of a man suspected in a Loon Lake shooting that left one person in critical condition.


  • Taliban fire on Afghan officials at attack site

    BALANDI, Afghanistan — The Taliban insurgents opened fire just as two brothers of Afghan President Hamid Karzai left a village mosque where a memorial service was being held for 16 …


  • Warrant issued in shooting that injured girl, man

    A man accused of shooting a young girl and a man Sunday night confronted a group with a gun after hearing gang-related insults, Spokane police allege. Abubakar “Abu” Samura, 21, …


  • Details emerge in girl’s shooting; suspect still sought

    A man accused of shooting a young girl Sunday night confronted a group with a gun after hearing gang-related slang terms, Spokane police allege.


  • Police: Young girl was unintended victim in gang shooting

    Police believe a young girl shot Sunday night near Liberty Park was the unintended victim of a gang-related shooting targeting a 23-year-old man.


  • Service to be Sunday for woman found dead

    A memorial service for a 34-year-old Spokane woman is scheduled for Sunday – one week after she was found dead of a gunshot wound. Kimberly Rae Schmidt will be remembered …


  • Suspect: Killing accidental

    A St. Maries man accused of murdering an 18-year-old woman told police he accidentally shot her in the face while checking to see if his gun was unloaded, officials say. …


  • Suspected killer says fatal gunshot was accidental

    A St. Maries, Idaho, man accused of murdering an 18-year-old woman told police he accidentally shot her in the face while checking to see if his gun was unloaded, officials …


  • Nine charged in killing of rapper

    Nine men have been charged for their alleged roles in a fatal shooting involving two rappers at a Spokane hotel. Spokane police detectives are looking for six men on second-degree …


  • Police seek six in deadly November shooting

    Nine men have been charged for their alleged roles in a fatal shooting involving two aspiring rappers at a Spokane hotel.


  • Man shot to death by Reardan police identified

    A man shot to death by the Reardan police chief in what investigators say was an “exchange of gunfire” has been identified as John R. Merrick, 54.


  • Home had been hit before

    A teenager who was with the 13-year-old boy shot during a Monday burglary had stolen marijuana from the same home less than a week before. The boy who was shot …


  • Report: Homeowner who shot teen suspect had pot stolen earlier

    A teenager who was with the 13-year-old boy shot during a Monday burglary had stolen marijuana from the same home less than a week before.


  • Boy, 13, shot, wounded by homeowner

    A 13-year-old boy is in stable condition after being shot by a homeowner during an early morning burglary in Medical Lake on Monday. No one has been arrested, and the …


  • Police chief shoots man to death in Reardan

    The police chief in the one-cop town of Reardan shot a man to death today after responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle in a cemetery.


  • Teen burglary suspect shot by homeowner

    A 13-year-old boy is in stable condition after being shot by a homeowner during an early morning burglary in Medical Lake.


  • Shooting suspect recalls chaos

    A Spokane woman accused of shooting her neighbor to death in a fight late Wednesday told police she didn’t mean to pull the trigger. Melinda R. Barrera, 31, said she …


  • Woman says she accidentally shot W. Central neighbor

    A Spokane woman accused of shooting her neighbor to death in a fight late Wednesday told police she didn’t mean to pull the trigger.


  • Gunshot victim found dead

    A Spokane man shot in what detectives believe was a dispute with two neighbors called 911 and asked for help just before he died, police said Thursday. The man was …


  • Two arrested in late-night homicide

    Spokane Police have arrested two people in connection with a homicide in which the victim called to report that he’d been shot. When police arrived minutes later, the man was …


  • Bonner County shooting injures two

    Two were hospitalized after a shooting in Bonner County about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.


  • Victim in town for rap concert

    A 21-year-old man fatally wounded at a Spokane hotel early Sunday had tried to intervene in a fight when he was shot in the chest by a man his friends …


  • Spokane murder suspect, victim were aspiring rap artists

    A 21-year-old man shot to death at a Spokane hotel early Sunday tried to intervene in a fight when he was shot in the chest by a man his friends …


  • Spokane man eschews plea deal, gets 184 years

    A man sentenced to 184 1/2 years in prison for a shooting that injured one person declined a plea deal that would have given him 10 to 12 years in …


  • Two people arrested as drive-by accomplices

    Two more suspects were arrested Wednesday in connection with the 2007 shooting death of Daniel Burgess. Jaleesa D. Anderson, 22, and Marc A. Anderson, 20, were arrested on a charge …


  • Man arrested in connection with 2007 homicide

    A 20-year-old Spokane man has been arrested in connection with a 2007 homicide. Derrick Gregory Martin-Armstead remains in the Spokane County Jail on $1 million bond after appearing in court …


  • Authorities identify alleged burglar shot in Moses Lake

    The Grant County Sheriff’s office today identified the man shot to death while allegedly attempting to burglarize a medical marijuana patient.


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