Stories tagged: theft
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 7:49 p.m.
The man arrested Tuesday on suspicion he stole a kayak in an attempt to evade police on Newman Lake has been identified as Robert Rehfeldt.
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 3:26 p.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Department is looking for help identifying a man suspected of using stolen credit cards.
Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 4:03 p.m.
A 26-year-old Florida man has been taken into custody after police say he tried to pawn stolen bicycles in Boise. Boise police say Bradley D. Knirnschild of Kissimmee was arrested …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Spokane police say they arrested four people and recovered hundreds of dollars’ worth of stolen merchandise after responding to an alarm at the Arc of Spokane thrift store late Sunday, …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
The two contract delivery drivers working for Amazon had a clear-cut assignment: They were supposed to bring packages from a warehouse south of Seattle to a post office for shipping, …
Thu., June 20, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Spokane Valley Fire Department has noticed a rash of thefts of brass fire caps from Fire Department Connection systems at businesses in Liberty Lake.
Wed., June 19, 2019, 11:15 a.m.
Goodbye, Norma Jean? Officials say someone climbed a more than two-story tall Hollywood public art piece and stole a statue of Marilyn Monroe.
Tue., June 11, 2019, 11:13 a.m.
Radiohead says a trove of unreleased music has been stolen for ransom. But instead of paying up, the band will release it in aid of environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Detectives are investigating a purse-snatching that turned into a suspected shooting Wednesday. No one was hurt and deputies are searching for the suspects.
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
It was time for 82-year-old Ed Stretch to take his annual to the Centennial Trail to polish his father Pat Stretch’s bronze medallion tucked away on the side of the …
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Deputies tracked down a man and woman after they allegedly broke into a Spokane Valley home and stole a gun from a nightstand next to the sleeping victim.
Tue., June 4, 2019
“Yeggmen” — safecrackers — broke into the safe at the Eldridge Buick Co. and made off with between $800 and $1,000 in cash.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019, 6:26 a.m.
Spokane police arrest 2 in Safeway bicycle theft sting; here’s what happened to those arrested in previous sting
For the fourth time in at least a year, Spokane police planted a bike outside the Safeway grocery store at Mission Avenue and Hamilton Street in north Spokane, hoping to …
Thu., May 9, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A car prowler fired a shot at a man chasing him Wednesday afternoon in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
Detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating a stolen excavator from Newport.
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 4:45 p.m.
Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies would like some help nabbing an Apple thief.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Police are accusing a former ClickIt Auto & RV employee of stealing a 2001 Porsche Boxter from the company last month.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Police say two University of Idaho football players stole more than $100 of food from a Walmart, according to a report by KHQ-TV.
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 9:51 p.m.
County Commissioner Mary Kuney, Auditor Vicky Dalton and Risk Management Director Steve Bartel are expected to discuss the findings of the investigation during a news conference Thursday morning.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Spokane police believe a former property manager in charge of multiple SNAP properties stole nearly $200,000 from the nonprofit over a four-year period.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:55 p.m.
Police arrested a suspected package thief Wednesday who’s accused of drawing a knife on a South Hill resident.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The U.S. Post Office in Inchelium was burglarized last weekend.
Wed., March 6, 2019
An Internal Revenue Service collector in Spokane attempted to explain the complex rules regarding a relatively recent kind of tax, the federal income tax.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:14 p.m.
Police arrested a man after he was found sleeping on a woman’s bedroom floor Tuesday morning, according to a news release from the Spokane Police Department.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
To identify the burglary suspect who broke into a closed Florida police substation and ate an officer’s chicken dinner, detectives didn’t need to lift fingerprints or get DNA from the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
Silverwood’s former accounting manager, Melissa K. Foeller, and former Chief Financial Officer Christopher A. Wyatt each face five counts of grand theft.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
A 20-year-old man who was caught stealing a package from the front porch of a home in Spokane’s North Central neighborhood said he did it because he was bored, according …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Mindy Simonson remembers watching a video of a thief from her front-door camera. Dressed in everyday clothing, a person she’s never seen walked up to her front door and wedged …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 6:58 p.m.
Spokane Police officers arrested two men Saturday in connection with the theft of guns and guitars from cars. Police caught the suspects after the victim of the burglaries helped police …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 3:40 p.m.
A burglary victim was able to track his stolen property through an online selling app, leading to the arrest of two men over the weekend.