Stories tagged: firearm
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019
Eight people have been arrested this year at Spokane International Airport for trying to bring a gun on an airplane.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018
Gabriel Trinidad Lopez will spend more than two years in federal prison after pleading guilty to a firearms charge in July. Lopez is a member of the Mongols Outlaw motorcycle …
Tue., April 3, 2018
A man who is legally not allowed to own a gun was arrested Tuesday morning after deputies say he accidentally shot himself in the leg.
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018
Reports of a man discharged a firearm in the vicinity of the 4100 block of South Altamont Street drew a heavy police presence Friday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017
A 17-year-old boy was arrested Friday for pointing an apparently unloaded or malfunctioning handgun at his friend’s head and neck and pulling the trigger several times.
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office investigators seize eight firearms, stolen property in early-morning SWAT raid
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office detectives and SWAT team members seized eight firearms, including a sawed-off 10-gauge shotgun, during a SWAT raid early Tuesday morning in Spokane.
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016
A man pleaded not guilty Monday after prosecutors said he killed a rural Washington state couple and buried their remains.
Tue., Aug. 26, 2014
More than a thousand texts, surveillance video and a bikini photograph have linked a convicted felon to a suspended Spokane County deputy prosecutor, who now faces potential charges of rendering …
Fri., July 1, 2011
Spokane Valley police and the SWAT team surrounded a Spokane Valley home for several hours Thursday hoping to apprehend a suspected thief with a long rap sheet. Turns out he …
Tue., June 11, 1996
A Chilco youth was only inches away from his brother and was playfully pointing a gun at him when it accidentally discharged, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department said Monday. Anthony …
Sun., Oct. 8, 1995
A man was shot in the leg late Friday after two men struggled for control of a gun in a parking lot in north Spokane. Witnesses told police two men …
Sat., Sept. 30, 1995
Police are searching for a man who shot four people early Friday in a Spokane parking lot on North Monroe. The four victims were in a parked car at the …
Thu., Aug. 3, 1995
At Deaconess Hospital, Kathy and Michael Darcy talk to the press about their daughter, Clarisa, 19, who was shot in the head Tuesday night. Photo by Colin Mulvany/The Spokesman-Review
Fri., July 21, 1995
A one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted machine gun disguised as a briefcase, portable and deadly as a James Bond secret weapon, has been stolen from the back of a delivery truck, the Bureau …
Tue., Jan. 24, 1995
Proposal To Require Gun Ownership Is Dud Benewah County Officials Say Requirement To Own Gun Would Be Illegal
Benewah County commissioners Monday shot down a proposed law requiring a gun and ammunition in every home. “Based on the facts we had on hand, we really didn’t have the …