Stories tagged: pepper spray
Mon., July 15, 2019
A 39-year-old man who previously sprayed bear mace at Spokane police and himself in a confrontation two summers ago will spend more than a decade in prison after striking a …
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Woman leads deputies on chase from Idaho to Mead; Spike strips, pepper spray and Taser used in arrest
After a car chase Friday night that started in Idaho and ended in Mead, Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies were forced to deploy spike strips to stop the fleeing car and …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Use of force review board: Yakima police officer ‘reasonable’ in kicking pepper-sprayed teen at fair
A Yakima police officer who was videotaped kicking a teenager who’d been pepper-sprayed has been put back on patrol and will not face administrative action after a use of force …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
A can of pepper spray went off inside a plane headed from Oakland, California, to Maui on Friday, requiring emergency help for several people aboard, Hawaiian Airlines said.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 8:14 a.m.
Police are searching for a man accused of pepper-spraying an 80-year-old Walmart employee in Kentucky.
Wed., June 28, 2017, 10:17 a.m.
Portland police arrested a young woman and two girls accused of attacking a bus driver with spit and pepper spray.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 7 p.m.
Fights broke out at malls around the country Monday night sending shoppers, who were looking for post-holiday deals, scrambling for the exits.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 5:43 p.m.
A Spokane Valley man faces criminal assault charges after posing as his wife online, meeting up with her lover, then pepper spraying and beating him with a metal object.
Thu., June 20, 2013, 5:28 p.m.
Spokane police issued a warrant Thursday for the arrest of a man wanted for robbing and pepper spraying a barista at a drive-through coffee shop last week.
Thu., June 13, 2013, 4:04 p.m.
Police said a woman used pepper spray on two Rite Aid employees during a shoplifting-turned-robbery this morning.
Mon., June 10, 2013, 9:46 a.m.
A man used pepper spray on a drive-through coffee shop barista this morning and drove away with her car, police said.
Mon., July 30, 2012, 6:22 a.m.
A woman upset over an elderly couple’s driving pepper sprayed a 72-year-old disabled woman at a north Spokane Home Depot on Sunday.
Sun., March 18, 2012, 7:32 a.m.
Hike in groups in bear country. Keep food and trash away from bears.
Mon., March 21, 2011, 12:37 p.m.
Corrections officers in the state should wear personal body alarms, carry pepper spray and make other safety improvements to avoid future attacks like the one that killed a guard at …
Fri., May 28, 2010
A 31-year-old Medical Lake man is accused of assaulting a family with pepper spray in a dispute over a tricycle. Andrew Nelson Evans was arrested after sheriff’s deputies found a …
Thu., May 27, 2010, 1:33 p.m.
A 31-year-old Medical Lake man is accused of assaulting a family with pepper spray in a dispute over a tricycle.