Stories tagged: shootings
Wed., July 6, 2011, 1:17 p.m.
Man shot by Stevens Co. deputy charged with assault
A Stevens County man shot by law enforcement in March has been charged with six felonies, including assault against the sheriff’s deputy who shot him.
Fri., July 1, 2011
Idaho trooper cleared in shooting that left fugitive dead
An Idaho State Police trooper who shot a fugitive to death during a pursuit north of Coeur d’Alene in February will not face charges. Trooper Dan Howard was justified when …
UPDATED: Thu., June 30, 2011, 6:51 p.m.
Deadly Idaho police shooting ruled justified
An Idaho State Police trooper who shot a fugitive to death during a pursuit north of Coeur d’Alene in February will not face charges.
Thu., June 30, 2011
Spokane killer dies during prison break
A Spokane man serving 45 years for the murder of a 19-year-old woman in 2006 was shot and killed Wednesday in what prison officials describe as an escape attempt. Kevin …
Wed., June 29, 2011, 2:13 p.m.
Spokane killer shot dead in attempted prison escape
A Spokane man serving 45 years for the murder of a 19-year-old woman in 2006 was shot and killed today in what prison officials describe as an apparent escape attempt.
Wed., June 22, 2011
Deputy won’t be charged in shooting
No charges will be filed against a Stevens County sheriff’s deputy who shot a burglary suspect as he was in bed reaching for a gun. Deputy Travis Frizzell was justified …
Wed., May 18, 2011, 2:11 p.m.
Party photos help identify shooting suspects
Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a shooting at a house party after detectives used photos from a digital camera to identify witnesses.
Sat., May 14, 2011
Ham on the lam dies with a bam
A 500-pound pig was shot to death Friday by a Washington State Patrol trooper in Spokane Valley after escaping a van and absorbing several Taser shocks. Trooper Morgan Mehaffey saw …
Fri., May 13, 2011, 7:13 p.m.
500-pound pig shot to death in Spokane Valley
A 500-pound pig was shot to death by a Washington State Patrol trooper in Spokane Valley this afternoon after escaping a van and absorbing several Taser shocks.
Fri., April 22, 2011
Affidavits show suspects admitted role in killing of Cheney man
A 19-year-old woman accused of helping kill a Cheney man told a friend she was with the victim the day of the murder and watched as her brother and another …
Tue., April 19, 2011, 10:32 a.m.
Reward offered for tips on Monday shooting
Police are looking for information that might help identify the gunman who shot a 20-year-old Spokane man early Monday.
Mon., April 18, 2011, 4:51 p.m.
Spokane police investigate morning shooting
Police are looking for a gunman after an 20-year-old man was shot in the chest this morning in northeast Spokane.
Mon., April 4, 2011, 5:59 p.m.
Pregnant woman shot by WSP reportedly apologized
A state trooper who accidentally shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane last fall was emotional in interviews with investigators and was overheard asking why the …
Wed., March 23, 2011
WSP officer won’t face charges in shooting of pregnant woman
A Washington State Patrol sergeant who shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane last fall will not face criminal charges, officials confirmed Tuesday. Sgt. Lee Slemp …
Tue., March 22, 2011, 6:55 p.m.
WSP sergeant who shot pregnant woman won’t be charged
A Washington State Patrol sergeant who shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane last fall will not face criminal charges, officials confirmed Tuesday.
Wed., March 9, 2011
Deputy involved in shooting had role in 2006 fatality
The Stevens County sheriff’s deputy who shot a suspected thief on Saturday was involved in a fatal shooting in Chewelah nearly five years ago. Deputy Travis Frizzell, who has worked …
Tue., March 8, 2011, 6:44 p.m.
Deputies in Stevens Co. shooting identified
The Stevens County sheriff’s deputy who shot a suspected thief on Saturday has been identified as Travis Frizzell, a six-year veteran.
Mon., March 7, 2011, 7 p.m.
Police say man shot victim after molestion allegation
A 26-year-old man who was shot in the head early Saturday has been identified as Shane Reilly. Reilly is at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. Court documents filed today say …
Sat., March 5, 2011, 6:07 p.m.
Spokane man clings to life after being shot
A Spokane man is on life support at a Spokane hospital after being shot in the head early Saturday morning.
Sun., Feb. 27, 2011
Police, medics saving lives with quick response, treatment
Donald Young died in the streets of Spokane. Twice. But thanks to prompt medical attention and doctors he called simply amazing, the 57-year-old survived the gunshot wound that ripped through …
Thu., Feb. 17, 2011
Gunman at Hoopfest pleads guilty to assault
The Hoopfest gunman who opened fire on rival gang members last year, injuring three bystanders in the downtown Spokane crowd, pleaded guilty Wednesday to assault charges. Miguel C. Garcia, 19, …
Thu., Feb. 10, 2011, 12:35 p.m.
Bonner County man shot in neighborhood dispute
A Bonner County man was airlifted to a Spokane hospital after being shot during a neighbor dispute Wednesday, officials said today.
Wed., Feb. 9, 2011
Fugitive shot dead after crash into Idaho State Police car
A deadly police shooting in North Idaho occurred just after two Montana fugitives rammed an Idaho State Police car, authorities said Tuesday. Christie Ann Little, 40, was pronounced dead at …
Tue., Feb. 8, 2011, 8:35 p.m.
Woman killed in police shooting a Montana fugitive
A woman died after being shot by an Idaho State Police trooper in North Idaho Monday night, investigators said today.
Mon., Feb. 7, 2011, 9:32 p.m.
Officer-involved shooting reported in North Idaho
A police pursuit erupted in gunfire north of Coeur d’Alene Monday in what investigators are calling an officer-involved shooting.
Sat., Jan. 22, 2011
Officers in shooting named
The police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a domestic violence suspect Sunday have been identified as Officer Chris McMurtrey and Sgt. Dave Overhoff. McMurtrey, 31, has been with …
Thu., Jan. 20, 2011, 5:09 p.m.
Two calls brought officers to site of fatal shooting
Police dispatchers received two 911 calls reporting domestic violence at the northwest Spokane home where officers shot and killed a 26-year-old man early Sunday, the Washington State Patrol announced today.
Fri., Dec. 31, 2010
Victim’s family questions shooting accounts
The look on the man’s face is what Jason Hartell remembers the most. He calls it an “Oh, I messed up” look. He saw it just after he shot security …
Mon., Dec. 13, 2010, 8:08 p.m.
Police: Murder suspect shot self on Gonzaga campus
The man suspected of fatally shooting his girlfriend Sunday was captured by police after he turned the gun on himself while on the Gonzaga University campus, authorities said today.
Wed., Nov. 17, 2010, 6:52 p.m.
Police officers who shot gunman identified
The police officers who shot and killed a gunman near a busy Spokane intersection last week have been identified as Dan Cole, Bill Hager, Bruce Palmer, Doug Strosahl, Kyle Heuett …