Stories tagged: robbery
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016
A Spokane man is facing a manslaughter charge for allegedly hitting a pregnant store employee who later had a miscarriage in the stomach during a robbery.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016
On Saturday a juvenile was punched multiple times, kneed and threatened with a sledgehammer – apparently over a pair of shoes.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016
A fingerprint on a discarded container of salad helped lead police to a man they suspect participated in seven robberies since October.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 26, 2015
A man who robbed a north Spokane Subway restaurant Saturday evening was quickly arrested.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015
Spokane Police arrested a man believed to be responsible for the robbery of a Subway restaurant Friday only minutes after the crime.
Wed., Dec. 16, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Frank Lanik, 20, an Austrian, confessed to being a very hungry – and hopelessly inept – armed robber.
Wed., Nov. 18, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Frederick McGuire, a noted desparado, was on the loose outside of Sandpoint after he escaped from two guards and dived out the window of …
Fri., Nov. 6, 2015
Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is offering a cash reward for information leading to an arrest in a robbery at Sally Beauty Supply in Spokane Valley Friday morning.
Thu., Nov. 5, 2015
Police believe Quentin Sinn attempted five robberies in one day this week before he crashed his car while fleeing from police on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 3, 2015
The Wasington State Patrol arrested a robbery suspect after a brief high speed chase on Interstate 90 Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 31, 2015
A man robbed the Einstein Bros. Bagels at Mission Avenue and Division Street Saturday afternoon, making off with cash and a salad.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 24, 2015
Police are searching for the man who robbed the Subway restaurant at Third Avenue and Division Street Saturday afternoon.
Wed., Oct. 21, 2015
A man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly robbing a cell phone store where he was a frequent customer.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 21, 2015
Police in Coeur d’Alene and Post Falls are investigating three robberies and an attempted robbery this week that may be the work of the same masked man. All four crimes …
Sat., Oct. 10, 2015
A lone bandit walked into the Wilson Creek State Bank, north of Moses Lake, and forced a teller at gunpoint to give him all of the cash. Then he locked …
Fri., Oct. 2, 2015
A man is in the Spokane County Jail for assaulting a man he accused of disrespecting his mother and then stealing the victim’s pants.
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015
Two men face assault and robbery charges after allegedly pistol-whipping a man they’d arranged to buy marijuana from before running away without any marijuana.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
Spokane County’s leading marijuana retailer was robbed Monday night in what Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich called a “takeover-style” crime. “We’re taking this very seriously,” Knezovich said Wednesday.
Wed., Aug. 5, 2015
Spokane County’s leading store in marijuana sales was robbed Monday night in what Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich called a “takeover-style” crime. “We’re taking this very seriously,” Knezovich said Wednesday.
Fri., July 24, 2015
Spokane police arrested a second suspect in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Ceasar Medina at a store on North Monroe Street in May. Vatsana “Linnie” Muongkhoth, 28, was arrested early …
Fri., March 20, 2015
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is seeking public help to identify the suspect in a March 5 knifepoint robbery at a Spokane recreational pot shop.
Mon., March 16, 2015
Spokane police arrested a carjacking suspect Monday after he allegedly assaulted two people, stole their vehicles and fled from police in a stolen hotel shuttle van.
Fri., March 6, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Police Sgt. Joseph Daniel had a big surprise when he went to the room of Mrs. Bessie Molde in the Union Hotel to serve …
Thu., March 5, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Two masked men robbed a grocery store at Third Avenue and Madelia Street, and then shot a Spokane detective during a running gunbattle through …
Sat., Feb. 28, 2015
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office announced late Friday afternoon that four Spokane Police officers were justified in shooting robbery suspect Stephen C. Corkery outside a north Spokane home last March. …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 27, 2015
The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office announced late Friday afternoon that four Spokane Police officers were justified in shooting robbery suspect Stephen C. Corkery outside a home at 1527 W. Grace …
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
A Medical Lake man ended up in jail after he allegedly threatened a man he bought a puppy from at knifepoint.
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
A Spokane woman who pleaded guilty to robbery and assault in December now faces additional charges for allegedly attacking a witness.
Mon., Feb. 16, 2015
A man accused of an attempted carjacking tried to flee from police by pulling the fire alarm inside an apartment building, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said.
Thu., Feb. 12, 2015
When a man came to his house looking to steal his wallet, 93-year-old Walter Carmack couldn’t do much to fight back. But Carmack, a World War II veteran who spent …