Stories tagged: attempted murder
Mon., Feb. 24, 2020
A 34-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting in Spokane Valley Sunday night. Brian L. Riley was arrested Sunday night after a shooting on the 11700 …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office lodged more serious criminal charges against the brother and sister accused of shooting two people in Spokane’s downtown bar district Saturday night after a fight …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019
A 14-year-old and 17-year-old from Spokane County are suspected in an assault with a large blade of another juvenile that left one of the suspects with severe stab wounds, according …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019
Dustin Leonard allegedly assaulted and shot Hunter Dozier at Leonard’s home in the early morning hours of Sept. 25.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019
Man charged with attempted murder, first-degree arson for allegedly setting girlfriend’s house on fire
A man suspected of setting multiple fires at his girlfriend’s home while she was still inside has been charged with attempted murder and first-degree arson.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
Multiple confidential witnesses – and posts on social media app Snapchat – helped Spokane County sheriff’s detectives track down three people believed to be involved in the October shooting of …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018
Sheriff’s deputies arrested two men suspected of ambushing another man at his home and beating him with a hammer in northern Spokane County.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
Federal agents have arrested a Western Washington man in connection with an Oct. 27 shooting that injured three people outside the Zip’s Drive-in in Cheney.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018
A 30-year-old man accused of stabbing a boy several times inside a Spokane Valley gas station reportedly told detectives he took 16 cough-medicine pills and then “felt possessed.”
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018
Stafone Fuentes, 33, was convicted Tuesday of first-degree attempted murder and first-degree assault.
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018
Defense attorney Richard Wall wasted little time Tuesday morning lambasting the state’s evidence as a “complete fabrication,” as he delivered opening arguments in the attempted murder trial of a career …
Mon., May 21, 2018
An Everett man is accused of holding down his ex-girlfriend at a Mukilteo hotel, shoving Xanax down her throat and forcing a fentanyl spray up her nose in what police …
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018
Doctors say a Ukrainian refugee who blamed demons and voices in his head for telling him to kill his wife is competent to stand trial.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
An Idaho man was arrested after authorities say he attempted to ambush and kill his son.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 20, 2017
A convicted felon has been arrested for attempted murder after allegedly firing a gun at a pursuing deputy early Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017
A Spokane man arrested for beating his girlfriend with a baseball bat Wednesday is an actor who recently appeared in an episode of “Twin Peaks” and was a regular background …
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017
Koman Belko, a Steptoe automobile dealer, and his business partner, D.W. Smith, were having a business dispute.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017
After cutting a deal with prosecutors, a 21-year-old man likely will spend less than two years in prison for the brutal beating of an Eastern Washington University student.
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017
A teenager who reportedly told deputies that the only reason he didn’t shoot one of them is because he forgot to take the safety off his gun has been sentenced …
Tue., April 25, 2017
Statute of limitations on attempted murder lengthened to 10 years.
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017
A Spokane jury convicted a man of attempted murder in the baseball bat beating last year of an Eastern Washington University student and track team member.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017
John T. Mellgren did not testify in his trial for the baseball bat beating that nearly killed an EWU student last year.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017
For the first time since being beaten by three men in the parking lot of his Cheney apartment complex in October, Robert “Drew” Schreiber faced one of his accused attackers. …
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017
Attempted murder suspect claims baseball-bat beating of EWU student was ‘horrible college fight gone wrong’
The baseball-bat beating that left an Eastern Washington University track team member with brain damage happened because of a “horrible college fight gone wrong,” a defense attorney told Spokane jurors …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017
Martie Soderberg is facing nearly a dozen new criminal charges because of information that turned up while detectives were investigating her for attempting to have her husband murdered.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
Video surveillance footage, including some from the Hells Angels Club House on East Sprague, helped police identify the man who shot a teenage boy outside the Bel-Air Motel just after …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
Dakota Runge turned 17 years old in his hospital bed Wednesday, hooked up to machines as doctors treat him for a gunshot wound to the back of the head.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
A Salem man has been charged with attempted murder for driving into a crowd of people early on New Year’s Day.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016
The Eastern Washington University student who was brutally beaten at an apartment complex Oct. 8 may have jumped from a second-story window to chase after the suspects’ car before the …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016
At a Saturday track meet in Lewiston, Idaho, the runners from Eastern Washington University wore the letter “D” on their jerseys to honor one their brightest stars.