Wanted Child Rape Suspect Arrested in California

Child Rape Suspect Arrested in California Today, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Sexual Assault Unit (SAU) Detective Jeff Rogers received information suspect 32-year-old Marco A. Rocha was taken into custody by U.S. Marshal’s in Fresno, CA. During an investigation, Detective Rogers established Rocha as a suspect in a child rape, but Roach fled Spokane County before […]

3rd and Ray Vehicle Chase Update

Officers responded to the Fred Meyers in the East Central Neighborhood on 09/16/2019 at about 1825 hours for a report of a wanted subject. The subject took off and crashed into a tree nearby. The subject was arrested for several charges. On 09/16/2019, at about 1825 hours, Officers were dispatched to a possible wanted subject […]

Wandermere Murder Suspect Charged with Tampering with a Witness

Wandermere Murder Suspect Charged with Tampering with a Witness  Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives charged Murder Suspect Jonathan R. Andersen for attempted Tampering with a Witness in connection with the drive-by shooting and murder of Misty R. Hirsch last July.  Despite a court order revoking Anderson’s phone privileges and steps taken by Detention […]

8600 N. Seven Mile Road Rage Shooting Update

Shooting Stems from “Road Rage” Incident Spokane County Major Crimes Detectives continue to investigate an apparent road rage incident that quickly escalated, resulting in one of the involved males being shot.  Anyone who witnessed the incident and has not already been contacted by law enforcement is asked to call Detective Mike Drapeau at 509-477-6921. On […]

Police looking for victim of assault near 2nd and Thor

Spokane Police arrest a man for drive by shooting, and work with Homeland security who are investigating the suspect for attempting to obtain Fentanyl.   Police are still looking for a potential victim who may have been assaulted and could have more information regarding the incident. On Sunday September 8th at approximately 11:00 am Spokane Police Officers […]

Major Crimes investigating on Euclid near Hamilton

Spokane Police Officers responded to a 911 call on the North side of town to a report of a man who had sustained significant self-inflicted injuries and was fading in and out of consciousness. When Officers arrived they had to force their way into a locked bathroom where the injured man physically resisted any attempts […]

North Nine Mile Rd and West Parkway Road Motorcycle Fatal Crash Update

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL *                                   PRESS MEMODATE: 20190906    TIME: 0259    INV UNIT: 828 – TROOPER R SENGERLOCATION:S291 PARKWAY MP5 ONE MILE NORTH OF SPOKANECOUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE:19019680NBR VEH: 02    CARS: 01    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 01   PEDESTRIANS: 00NBR INJ: 01    DECEASED: 01              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: UNK———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————-NAME: MIDWELL, CHRISTOPHER A    AGE: 25 YEARS    SEX:M    […]

Nevada and Garland SWAT Update One in Custody

Several Spokane Police Department (SPD) groups collaborate to arrest Modesto R. Briggs for 11 counts of Assault 1stDegree. Today, just after 1:15 p.m., the SPD Patrol Anti-Crime Team (PACT), Special Investigations Unit (SIU), SWAT, Patrol and the United States Marshall Service surrounded a residence in the area of 1000 E. Garland Avenue to contain Modesto […]

Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Dispute where Shots were Fired

Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Dispute where Shots were Fired Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies and Major Crimes Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred last night at a residence in Spokane Valley.   Investigators were told the victim is involved in an ongoing dispute with a known male acquaintance/friend.  This evening, the conflict escalated when the male […]