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Thursday, September 19, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Files on police officer, man he shot revealed

A 27-year-old man shot by an off-duty Spokane police officer earlier this week has a criminal past, while Officer James “Jay” Olsen’s personnel file indicates only upstanding behavior. Spokane County …

Signs of shooting detailed

The only weapon carried by a man shot in the head by an off-duty Spokane police officer was a keychain-size pocket knife, Peaceful Valley residents said Wednesday. And it was …

Shot man denies taking truck

Two days after an off-duty Spokane police officer shot a man he claimed was stealing his truck, the man’s attorney is saying his client only asked the officer for a …

Shooting probe offers timeline, new questions

More questions than answers have arisen from Monday’s investigation into an off-duty officer’s shooting of a 27-year-old man he believed was stealing his truck. Veteran Spokane Officer James “Jay” Olsen …