Stories tagged: Steve Paynter
Fri., July 4, 2014, midnight
Deputies will not be charged
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office will not seek criminal charges against the two sheriff’s deputies who used a stun gun and a neck hold to subdue a man outside of …
Thu., July 3, 2014, 2:37 p.m.
Prosecutor’s office: No charges in Will Berger case
Prosecutors will not criminally charge the two deputies involved in a confrontation with 34-year-old Will Berger outside a Moran Prairie gym in June 2013, according to a news release from …
Sat., June 7, 2014, midnight
Working for change
Feet from where his son Will received the injuries from Spokane County sheriff’s deputies that claimed his life one year ago, Bill Berger called for change Friday night in a …
Fri., June 14, 2013, midnight
Deputy used chokehold on man
The man who died last week following a confrontation with Spokane County sheriff’s deputies outside a South Hill gym stopped breathing after being put into a chokehold, according to new …
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2013, 6:17 p.m.
Tasered man stopped breathing after chokehold
New details released today indicate that the man who died last week following a confrontation with Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies stopped breathing after one of the deputies put him in …