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Stories tagged: robbery

Spokane man accused of kidnapping, armed robbery, armed burglary, assault in 3 incidents

A 27-year-old Spokane man doesn’t have a felony criminal record, investigators pointed out in recent court filings, but that may soon change, as charges stack up under his name.

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 11, 2020

100 years ago in Spokane: Robbery suspect faces California murder charge

Leo Hartman — alias Leo Hoffman, alias Leo Sims, alias Chester Clark — would not be returning to Spokane to face charges in robbing the Union Park Bank.

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 3, 2020

Spokane police arrest T-Mobile robbery suspect

One T-Mobile employee captured a photo of the man and showed it to police. Officers recognized the man as Michael S. Budik, who has an extensive criminal record, and issued …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020

Armed robbery, domestic violence suspect arrested

Armed robbery suspect John D. Redington, 43, was also arrested for assault related to a domestic violence incident earlier this month. Police identified the suspect from video footage and found …

Spokane man sentenced for attempted robbery on Coeur d’Alene reservation

A 19-year-old from Spokane was sentenced to 41 months in prison in U.S. District Court Friday for attempting to rob a man on the Coeur d’Alene Indian Reservation last January.

100 years ago in Spokane: Police identify suspect in Union Park Bank holdup

Chester Clark, who also went by the names Leo Hartman and James Conley, was believed by police to be responsible for the bank robbery on Dec. 12. His wife was …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019

Man who aided in burglary, assault after escaping Spokane work release sentenced

Anthony J. Gibson, who escaped from a Spokane work release facility in Februrary and aided in a robbery and assault two weeks later, was sentenced in Spokane County Superior Court …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019

Spokane man pleads guilty to attempted robbery of Coeur d’Alene Tribe member

Isiah James Harrington and co-defendant McKenna Marie Buss allegedly used Snapchat to track the victim, who they believed to be carrying a large amount of cash, to the Walmart in …

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019

Police seek suspects in Spokane Valley armed robbery

An armed robbery at Browns Park in Spokane Valley late Wednesday night left no one injured and left police seeking the two suspects on Thursday

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019

Spokane police arrest man suspected of escaping work release facility, assault, robbery

Spokane police arrested Anthony Gibson, 26, Friday night. He escaped from a correctional facility this spring and is accused of assault and robbery.

Second suspect arrested in connection with gunpoint robbery of teenager

Eric D. Denny, 18, was booked into Spokane County Jail at 12:43 p.m. on a charge of first-degree robbery in relation to the July 17 incident in Spokane Valley.

UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

Man accused of robbing teenager at gunpoint in Spokane Valley arrested

The Spokane County Sheriff’s SWAT Team arrested a man who allegedly fired a gun in the July 17 robbery of a teenager on Friday.

UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

100 years ago in Spokane: Murder mystery takes another twist

The wife of missing Spokane stockbroker W.H. McNutt said she was more certain than ever that her husband had been abducted and murdered, the Spokane Daily Chronicle reported.

UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019

Sheriff’s office seeks men suspected of robbing teenager, firing gun in Spokane Valley

Detectives are searching for two men suspected of robbing a teenager and firing a gun in Spokane Valley last week.

UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019

Convicted robber gets 24 years in prison for string of crimes in 2016

A prolific robber, who did most of his criminal damage in King County, has been sentenced to 24 years in prison after pleading guilty to a series of crimes in …

UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019

Police searching for Colville Chevron armed robbery suspect

Colville Police are searching for the suspect in an armed robbery at a Colville Chevron on Tuesday night.

UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019

$1,000 reward offered for Krispy Kreme robbery tips

A cash reward is being offered for information involving a robbery of a Krispy Kreme doughnut shop Friday in Spokane Valley.

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019

Man accused of breaking into elderly woman’s north Spokane home by shattering window and sitting with her

An elderly woman told Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies she sat fearfully in her living room for about an hour early Thursday morning after a man broke into her home to …

UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019

Bud Hut robbery suspect makes first court appearance

A Moscow man arrested Monday afternoon in connection with an armed robbery at the Bud Hut marijuana dispensary on the Moscow-Pullman highway is now being held at the Latah County …

UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019

Authorities search for suspect in armed robbery at Whitman County pot shop

Authorities were searching Monday for a man who entered a marijuana shop near Pullman, pointed a handgun at an employee and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019

Man accused of robbing Spokane Valley Subway linked to Chattaroy Quick Stop robbery

A man accused of

UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019

Accused Subway robber arrested in Pend Orielle County Tuesday

A man suspected of robbing a Spokane Valley Subway was arrested in Pend Orielle County on Tuesday following a tip from a bystander.

UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019

Detectives ask for help finding suspect in Subway robbery

Detectives have identified a suspect in the March 1 armed robbery of a Subway restaurant in Spokane Valley and are asking for help locating him. Police say Matthew D. Gardner, …

UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019

Police arrest suspected South Hill package theft who reportedly drew knife on neighbor

Police arrested a suspected package thief Wednesday who’s accused of drawing a knife on a South Hill resident.

Spokane Valley Subway robbed by suspect armed with knife; no injuries

Deputies are searching for a suspect after a report a Spokane Valley Subway was robbed by a man armed with a knife on Friday.

Teen suspected of stealing $10,000 in jewelry and cash from Dodson’s

Police are investigating a 15-year-old suspected of burglarizing Dodson’s Jewelry in December and stealing $10,000 worth jewelry along with cash and a couple of smartphones.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019

Deputies search for Sunday Chattaroy gas station robbery suspect

Deputies are asking for the community’s help in identifying the suspect from an alleged gas station market robbery Sunday night in Chattaroy, who was caught on camera.

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019

Police release body camera footage of December 2017 shooting of 36-year-old robbery suspect

Spokane police have released body camera footage of the December 2017 officer-involved shooting of Joshua P. Spotted Horse after concluding the use of deadly force fell within department policy.

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018

Police search for suspect in Lincoln Heights gas station robbery

Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a gas station at knifepoint in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood on Wednesday night and fled with stolen money.

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018

Man robs bank in Reardan

A US Bank in Reardan, Washington was robbed on Tuesday.