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Sirens & Gavels archive for Oct. 19, 2010

TUESDAY, OCT. 19, 2010

New surveillance photos show a suspect in an Oct. 5 entering a convenience store in a wheelchair prior to the incident, which injured a teenager in both legs.
Police do not believe the man needs the wheelchair and described him as a Hispanic man in his late teens or 20s. Photos released today from the Tesora, 091 E. Sharp Ave., at show him wearing a dark sweatshirt and being pushed by a man wearing baggy pants and a gray sweatshirt.
After the men left the store, police believe the man in the wheelchair shot a 19-year-old Spokane man in both legs during an argument involving four men at Sharp Avenue and Hamilton Street about 12:30 a.m. The gunman fled before police arrived. Police released surveillance photos today in hopes of generating more tips.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233. (Spokane Police Department)

Suspect named in double-leg shooting 

A gunman who shot a Spokane teenager in both legs Oct. 5 has been identified as Albert J. Reeves III, 19, police announced today. Reeves is accused of shooting a 19-year-old man during an argument near Sharp Avenue and Hamilton Street about 12:30 a.m. Police…

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CdA lawyer imprisoned for OxyContin

A Coeur d'Alene defense lawyer and former deputy prosecutor was sent to prison recently after police said he recruited a client to help feed his OxyContin addiction. Shawn C. Nunley, 39, was sentenced to five years in prison with eligibility for parole in two years…

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Feds: Trucker helped illegal immigrant

A Canadian truck driver is accused of trying to help a man illegally cross the international border into Boundary County, Idaho. Border patrol agents spotted Brian Meszarosi trying to pick up Darwin S. Canonizado on Highway 1 just south of the border on Oct. 12.…

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Bike-riding bank robbery suspect ID'd

A 33-year-old man with no substantial criminal record appeared before a U.S. magistrate today, accused of robbing a north Spokane bank at gunpoint last week. Lucas G. Woodard also is being investigated for a series of robberies that began in December and typically involved a…

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Busy heroin dealer now prison bound

A Spokane heron dealer arrested with drugs at least four times in two years is headed to state prison. Michael D. Stone, 34, was sentenced to 57 months in prison this month after pleading guilty to possession of a stolen motor vehicle, delivery of a…

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