Stories tagged: burglary
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 3:29 p.m.
Police arrested three people on suspicion of burglary and robbery after two of them allegedly forced their way into a residence, demanded money, were rebuffed and threatened to come “back …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 9:33 p.m.
A man wearing underwear wrapped around his head and socks on his hands attempted to break into Apex Cannabis in Otis Orchards Sunday morning.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 11, 2019, 7:32 p.m.
Man arrested after allegedly burglarizing Corbin Park residence Saturday night while residents were home
After the homeowner said she was calling the police, Stephen R. Brown, 37, allegedly fled the north Spokane residence and was later arrested on a residential burglary charge, according to …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Spokane police say they arrested four people and recovered hundreds of dollars’ worth of stolen merchandise after responding to an alarm at the Arc of Spokane thrift store late Sunday, …
Tue., July 30, 2019, 4:39 p.m.
A Spokane Valley homeowner fired a two shots into the air and scared off a suspected burglar armed with a knife early Monday, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office. …
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 2:03 p.m.
Spokane police say a man barged into his neighbor’s home this weekend armed with “large kitchen style knives” in each hand – and was then shot in the chest by …
Sun., June 16, 2019, 3:57 p.m.
Authorities: Burglary suspect with a machete wound from run-in with an 11-year-old boy has been caught, days after he slipped out of a hospital where he was treated for head …
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
Man accused of breaking into Glover Middle School on Wednesday has history of vandalizing local schools
A man was arrested early Wednesday after police say he broke into Glover Middle School and began rifling through students’ desks.
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
Man accused of breaking into elderly woman’s north Spokane home by shattering window and sitting with her
An elderly woman told Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies she sat fearfully in her living room for about an hour early Thursday morning after a man broke into her home to …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
ClickIt Auto & RV, off U.S. Highway 395 in the Wandermere area, said thieves broke into the dealership’s offices, stealing four computers and the keys to a number of vehicles.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The U.S. Post Office in Inchelium was burglarized last weekend.
Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Police are investigating a 15-year-old suspected of burglarizing Dodson’s Jewelry in December and stealing $10,000 worth jewelry along with cash and a couple of smartphones.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:14 p.m.
Police arrested a man after he was found sleeping on a woman’s bedroom floor Tuesday morning, according to a news release from the Spokane Police Department.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:08 p.m.
100 years ago in Washington D.C.: Sen. Miles Poindexter, of Spokane, helps lead fight against League of Nation
U.S. Sen. Miles Poindexter of Spokane took to the Senate floor to rail against the proposed League of Nations and the peace treaty in Europe.
Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 6:19 p.m.
The class-action suit in King County Superior Court stemmed from an April 2017 burglary at an Olympia storage facility in which someone stole a hard drive containing sensitive information on …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 1:03 p.m.
Chris Courchene, the Kettle Falls police chief, told Stevens County sheriff’s detectives he had twice sent his girlfriend to meet a mysterious suspect and paid $1,250 in hopes of retrieving …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Ryan S. Palmer, 39, stole a urea-based fertilizer from the Nutrien Ag Solutions facility in Moses Lake – not an ammonium nitrate formulation that could have been mixed with diesel …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 3:40 p.m.
A burglary victim was able to track his stolen property through an online selling app, leading to the arrest of two men over the weekend.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
A Spokane resident locked herself in her bedroom and called 911 while a burglar rummaged through her home early Sunday, prompting a manhunt that ended when a police dog found …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
A man who told Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies he hadn’t slept in four days because of to being high on meth and heroin was arrested Monday under suspicion of breaking …
Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Spokane police released a picture of a suspect in a burglary and attempted fraud in June and are asking for help in identifying the woman.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 1:54 p.m.
Spokane police say a 51-year-old man broke into a home in the Logan Neighborhood on Saturday night, robbed a Gonzaga University student at knifepoint and demanded that she take off …
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018
The Good Roads Association proposed a sweeping $30 million plan to build permanent hard-surfaced roads all over the state.
UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
The Spokane Humane Society was targeted early Thursday morning by a gasoline thief, who siphoned fuel out of two vehicles used to transport animals.
Fri., July 13, 2018
Gonzaga University “had added the third gold star to its service flag” – meaning, the third former Gonzaga student had died in wartime service. The latest was Louis P. Mutty, …
Wed., July 11, 2018
A man was sleeping in his apartment on Riverside Avenue when he heard the sound of shattering glass. He went to the window and saw a man standing at the …
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Unless there’s a black market for frozen chicken, a pair of burglars must have been hungry when they rammed a pickup truck into a walk-in freezer and stole $200 worth …
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Authorities say a 22-year-old woman tied up and robbed her ex-boyfriend’s grandmother inside the victim’s home in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
Spokane Valley detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a woman accused of robbing a home while the owners were outside in the backyard.
Mon., April 23, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
A burglary suspect led authorities on a three-hour manhunt and surrendered when a sheriff’s deputy threatened to unleash his canine partner last week in north Spokane County, the sheriff’s office …