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Injured Man Outruns Deputies

Although hobbled by an ankle injury, a man escaped from Spokane County sheriff’s deputies who had taken him to the hospital for treatment Saturday night. Deputies arrested Michael P. Groves, …


Oft-Arrested Felon Sought By Secret Witness

Rogers


Pair Flees Wagon Train At Boise Stop

Authorities are searching for two young men who walked away from the VisionQuest wagon train in Boise. The train is a hard-work alternative to incarceration for 50 youths convicted of …


Reward Offered For Wwii Nazi’s Capture

German prosecutors are offering a $338,000 reward for help in arresting the last top Nazi still on the loose, a magazine reported Saturday. Alois Brunner, 83, who allegedly helped direct …


Woman Wanted On Drug Charge

Johnson


Washington Man Wanted In California Caught

Whitman County deputies Wednesday arrested a Farmington man wanted in California for 47 felonies, from practicing medicine without a license to forgery, the sheriff’s department said Thursday. Hugh C. Johnson, …


Passenger In Drug Car Sought

Authorities are looking for the passenger in a car that was stopped on Labor Day near Ritzville carrying more than $76,000 worth of drugs. Jeffrey Pranskitis, 23, of Grand Rapids, …


Man Sought After Woman Shot

A man fired six shots about 4:30 p.m. Monday at a home at 636 S. Regal, where his girlfriend was hiding in a bedroom closet, police said. The couple had …


Rape Suspect Linked To Oregon Assault

A man accused of raping, kidnapping and robbing a Horseshoe Bend, Idaho, teenager is suspected of assaulting an Oregon woman four days earlier, authorities say. Police are searching for Franklin …


Convicted Burglar Disappears From Crew

A man serving time for burglary walked away from a Spokane County inmate work crew Saturday at Seafirst Stadium at the Fairgrounds. Casey D. Beckham, 20, disappeared about 10:40 a.m. …


Victim Calls In Backup For Deputy Attacker Attempts To Get Lawman’s Gun

A citizen used a patrol car radio early Monday to get help for a Bonner County sheriff’s deputy who was being attacked by two men. The 1 a.m. scuffle on …


Reward Set For Tips About Parole Violator

Secret Witness is offering a reward for information that leads to the apprehension of a man considered to be armed and dangerous. He is 37-year-old Wade Kurt, who uses a …


Cocaine Kingpin Surrenders

A man reputed to be one of Colombia’s most violent cocaine traffickers surrendered to police Saturday, the fifth alleged kingpin of the Cali cartel to wind up behind bars in …


Search Under Way For Two Juveniles Teens Escape From Twin Falls Detention Center

A regionwide search was under way on Friday for two juveniles who escaped from the year-old Snake River Juvenile Detention Center in Twin Falls - one using a bible stuffed …


Professor Says He Got Terrorist’s Manuscript Cal Psychologist Plans To Respond To Unabomber

University of California psychology professor Tom R. Tyler acknowledged Monday it was he who received a package from the Unabomber last week, said he is glad the serial terrorist was …


Man Sought For Armed Robbery

Richardson


Illegally-Parked Car Leads To Arrest

Spokane police arrested a man early Saturday who is wanted in California on a murder charge. Leonard Carter, 25, is being held in the Spokane County Jail on a homicide …


Bomber Reveals His Complaints If Papers Publish Manuscript, He Says He’ll Stop The Killing

Unveiling an apparent motive and a possible way out of his murderous ways, a serial mail bomber has delivered to The New York Times and The Washington Post a 35,000-word …


Alleged Cameraman Of Sex Ring Arrested

A man accused of having sex with children and videotaping other adults doing the same was arrested in Arizona thanks to tips from a former friend and the television show …


Murder Suspect Skips Bail Montz Failed To Show Up For Sentence In Drug Case

A Bonner County man, who authorities suspect murdered his stepfather, was on the lam Monday. James Montz, 44, was supposed to be sentenced on drug charges Monday afternoon but never …


Secret Witness Seeks Man Wanted For Theft, Forgery

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Fbi Agent Killed; Suspect Shot Dead

A suspect wanted in the shootings of two police officers killed an FBI agent Monday before being shot dead by authorities. Acting on a tip, FBI agents and local police …


Extradition Planned In Fraud Case

Kootenai County Prosecutor Bill Douglas says he will begin extradition proceedings for contractor Ronald G. Stratton, who is accused of fraud. Officials in southeast Kansas collared Stratton for a driving …


Radio Host Indicted On Fraud Charges

Radio host Harry I. “Sonny” Bloch was charged Thursday with defrauding investors of nearly $21 million by promoting phony deals on his financial advice show. The allegations were contained in …


Rapist’s Escape Hinders Justice

George Paul Anton had every reason to run when a 1st District judge let him skip closing arguments in his rape trial Friday. Anton lives in Texas and, at age …


Man Found In Creek Had Been A Fugitive

A man found dead Sunday in Wolf Lodge Creek was supposed to appear in court in March. But Timothy P. Williams, 39, never showed up.


Police Hunt Rapist 3 Days After Verdict Victim And Others Who Testified Fear For Their Safety

Authorities Monday still had not located a former Coeur d’Alene man who wasn’t in court Friday when a jury found him guilty of three rape charges. George P. Anton, 68, …


Rape Suspect Found Guilty Still Missing

Authorities Monday still had not located a former Coeur d’Alene man who wasn’t in court Friday when a jury found him guilty of three rape charges. George P. Anton, 68, …


Fugitives Arrested Without Further Gunfire

A Kansas murder suspect and his brother, sought since a Friday shootout with a sheriff’s sergeant, were captured Monday in the woods along the Cowlitz River. Following a citizen’s tip, …


Police Issue Sketch Of Serial Rapist Recent Victim Provided Description Of Attacker

Police have released a composite sketch of a man sought in eight rapes and one attempted rape in King, Pierce and Thurston counties. A recent victim gave a description for …