Stories tagged: strangulation
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016, 4:46 P.M.
Police suspect boyfriend of assaulting woman found dead
Spokane police arrested the boyfriend of a woman found dead in a North Spokane home last week, but have not charged him with murder.
FRIDAY, JAN. 16, 2015
Spokane motel killing was strangulation, police say
Spokane police believe a man strangled his girlfriend early Thursday morning at a downtown Spokane motel. Officers arrested Michael W. Baesman, 36, in connection with the death of Shawna Wyatt, …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 30, 2014
Guilty plea in Nine Mile Falls murder case
The 28-year-old man who killed his girlfriend and then attempted to dispose of her body using a weak acid will spend 14 years in prison if a judge accepts the …
MONDAY, SEPT. 29, 2014, 11:02 A.M.
Hart pleads guilty to murder in acid slaying
Jason Hart pleaded guilty Monday to strangling Regan Jolley and then attempting to dispose of her body using acid.
THURSDAY, JULY 10, 2014
Suspect told friend he ‘had to kill’ 6-year-old girl as well as mother
The man accused of strangling his wife and her little girl in their Post Falls apartment Tuesday first removed his own two young daughters from the household before returning to …
MONDAY, JAN. 14, 2013
Eastern State Hospital expects reaccreditation
An unsecured karaoke machine caused Eastern State Hospital to lose its accreditation last month, according to a report released by the Washington Department of Social and Health Services. The suspension …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2012
Motive in triple homicide still a mystery
The mystery surrounding a triple homicide deepened Tuesday as new details emerged that the killer, before taking his own life, claimed in phone calls to his father and a friend …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2011
Woman was strangled, autopsy finds
A mother of five found dead in her Deer Park home on Saturday was strangled, according to the Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office. An autopsy concluded Chanin Starbuck, 42, was …