Stories tagged: Grant County Sheriff's Office
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 6:09 p.m.
The woman, whose name was not released, wore a life vest and held on to a gasoline can for flotation, according to the Grant County Sheriff’s Office. She was taken …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 4:50 p.m.
Jackie Baker, 51, of Moses Lake, was pronounced dead at the scene.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
Fentanyl, the synthetic opioid that is 80 to 100 times stronger than morphine, was among the many drugs confiscated during arrests of
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 8:53 p.m.
Kyle Foreman, a spokesman for the Grant County Sheriff’s Office, said undercover investigators seized LSD, hallucinogenic mushrooms, cocaine, steroids, ketamine, the party drug known as Molly, thousands of dollars in …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
A woman died in a house fire near Soap Lake early Thursday.
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
Derek Batton had pretty much beaten a heroin addiction by the time he was booked into the Grant County Jail, according to his family. Inside, though, things took a turn …
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 8:51 p.m.
Moses Lake man caught with bomb-making materials said he wanted to ‘prove a point,’ court records say
Ryan S. Palmer, 39, allegedly told investigators he had toyed with the idea of blowing up an agricultural chemical plant where he used to work – just to “prove a …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office said a “suspicious device” was found in a car Thursday afternoon near a manufacturing facility in Moses Lake. In a pair of alerts around 4 …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting homicide in the small town of Royal City, 20 miles east of Vantage on State Highway 26
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 9:51 p.m.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a driver suspected of hitting and killing a pedestrian Friday morning between Quincy and Ephrata before speeding away.
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
A Grant County Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a four-car crash north of Moses Lake Monday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
A 53-year-old substitute teacher with the Warden School District in Grant County was arrested Thursday under suspicion of voyeurism and possessing child pornography.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
A Moses Lake woman was badly burned in a car fire after her acquaintance tried filling a garbage can full of gas in the back seat.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
Two elderly people were found dead Monday in Coulee City in what appears to be accidental carbon monoxide poisoning.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says a woman received “a grazing injury to her scalp” Sunday night when she was shot while driving through a residential neighborhood just outside Moses …
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
The Sutherland Canyon Fire has now burned about 45,000 acres in the area southeast of Wenatchee. Smoke from the fire drifted into Spokane on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Grant County fire and law enforcement officials are investigating a house fire near Moses Lake that left one person dead Thursday morning.
Tue., May 30, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
The Grant County Coroner has identified the three people killed in last week’s van rollover crash as Othello residents Arturo Galvez-Vazquez, 48; Aaron Medel-Alvarez, 49; and Tabita Pricilla Soto-Luis, 56.
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
A historian digging around a newly discovered 1955 military airplane crash site in Grant County found a live warhead in the wreckage this week.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 1:54 p.m.
A missing Moses Lake man was found shot to death in an irrigation ditch in Grant County on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
Family says twin brothers fought before one accidentally stabbed and killed the other in Coulee City
One of the first things Grant County Sheriff’s deputies heard when they entered the home in Coulee City early Sunday morning was “it was an accident.” One of the first …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 1:04 p.m.
The victim of Sunday’s stabbing in Coulee City, Washington has been identified as 17-year-old Shane C. Wachter.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
A 17-year-old boy was apparently stabbed and killed by his twin brother early Sunday morning in Coulee City.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 4:07 p.m.
Three people have been arrested for the murder of a Grant County woman in December and two others are being held as material witnesses.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 12:17 p.m.
A Grant County Sheriff’s Deputy fired a shot at a suspect early Saturday morning, but no one was injured.
Thu., July 21, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
A Grant County corrections deputy was seriously injured and his young daughter killed Wednesday in a traffic crash caused by a suspected DUI driver who allegedly ran a stop sign.
Sun., June 26, 2016, 1 p.m.
Fewer people were taken to the hospital this year at the Paradiso music festival in Central Washington, officials said.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 1:39 p.m.
An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Thomas M. Hernandez in Moses Lake late Monday.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 5:21 p.m.
A body found in Long Lake in Grant County Saturday is believed to be that of a fisherman who was last seen on Nov. 2.