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2 gang-related assaults reported in Spokane

Spokane police are investigating two assaults in the last four days that may be gang related. The first occurred April 3 near North Cincinnati Street and East Mission Avenue about 12:30 a.m. An 18-year-old said he was attacked by three people, one who “possibly fired...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 16, 2010

2 shootings reported last weekend

Two gang-related shootings were reported in Spokane on Valentine's Day.No one was injured in either shooting. In the first incident, officers responded to the 800 block of East Lyons about 1:45 a.m. for the report of multiple shots fired, and arrived to find a car...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 12, 2010

Exceptional sentence for gang member  

A reputed gang member sentenced to 15 years in prison for a shooting that didn't injure anyone was given an exceptionally high sentence because of issues with the statutory maximum and firearms enhancements. Anthony D. Singh, 21, could only serve a maximum of 120 months...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2010

Crack bust targets gang members

A drug bust in Spokane that uncovered crack cocaine targeted members of the same gang that detectives believe has ties to an unsolved homicide last month. Sheriff's detectives raided two homes Wednesday as part of an ongoing investigation into suspected drug dealing by members of...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 2, 2010

Suspect arrested in weekend stabbing

A man who told a judge two weeks ago that he planned to "make better decisions" and "be a parent" is back in Spokane County Jail after police say he stabbed two men early Saturday. Michael R. "Mikey Mike" Gardner was booked into jail Tuesday,...

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 20, 2010

Anthony D. Singh, 21, is escorted out of court on Jan. 20, 2010. Singh faces about 16 years in prison for a shooting in a downtown parking lot in July 2008 that didn't injure anyone but made his Crips gang affiliation a focus of the jury trial. He was convicted of several felonies, including second-degree assault and drive-by shooting. (Meghann M. Cuniff / The Spokesman-Review)

'This isn't a time for just yakking'

Sentencing for a Spokane man was delayed today after a judge demanded more information from the defense. Anthony D. Singh, 21, faces about 16 to 18 years in prison for a shooting in a downtown parking lot that didn't injure anyone but brought his gang...

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THURSDAY, OCT. 29, 2009

Bar stabbing may be gang related

Here's Sara Leaming's report: The owner of a downtown Spokane night club says his employees stopped a gang “hit” outside of his business early Wednesday night, during which two men were sent to the hospital with minor stab wounds. Jordan Troutt, the owner of Uno...

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