Update: Suspect Arrested after Targeting Air-2 with a Laser

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Air-2’s flight crew encountered two laser strikes while on patrol last night.  Although distracted by the laser, thankfully the Air-2 flight crew was not incapacitated or suffer any injury.  The suspect was arrested and booked into jail for a felony charge after Air-2 guided patrol Deputies to the suspect’s location.     On […]

Can you Identify this Robbery Suspect?

Can You Help Identify this Robbery Suspect? Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detective Nate Bohanek is attempting to identify the male robbery suspect in these photos.  The suspect, armed with a knife, was driving a “gunmetal gray” SUV.       On February 17, 2019, just before 8:50 p.m., the male suspect entered the Chattaroy Quick Stop-Conoco, located […]

Update Firefighters Battle Large Paint Business Fire

Firefighters Battle Large Paint Business Fire (Update) Spokane Valley, Wash. – On February 17th at 6:33 pm the Spokane Valley Fire Department responded for a commercial structure fire at Rodda Paint, 6818 E Sprague Avenue in Spokane Valley. The fire took approximately 2 hours to control, and several additional hours to overhaul and extinguish remaining […]

WSP Media Release I90 near Barker Patrol Vehicle Hit

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 20190210    TIME: 1845    INV UNIT: 1194 – TROOPER L STEVENS LOCATION:E90 MP294  IN THE CITY OF SPOKANE VALLEY COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE:19003922 NBR VEH: 03    CARS: 03    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 00 NBR INJ: 01    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: YES ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME: HIX, […]

Young Girl Reports Suspicious Male Grabbed Her Arm

Young Girl Reports Suspicious Male Grabbed Her Arm A 12-year-old female told Deputies a male grabbed her arm as she walked home from her bus stop on Mayfair, north of Hastings.  She kicked the man, and he ran away.  Anyone with information regarding similar incidents in the area, who can help identify this male, or […]

Detectives Seek Your Help to ID Suspect

Detectives Hope to Identify this Male Suspect Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Investigative Task Force (ITF) Detective Jennifer Sutter is attempting to identify the male suspect in these photos.   The male is suspected of entering Poole’s Public House restaurant located at 5620 S. Regal St. at approximately 12:30 p.m. on January 26, 2019.  He walked through a […]

Mother Arrested for Child Rape, Molestation and Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Mother Arrested for Child Rape, Molestation and Sexual Exploitation of a Minor Spokane Valley Sexual Assault Unit Detectives arrested Jessica A. Cunnington this afternoon, charging her with Rape of a Child 1st Degree, Child Molestation 1st Degree and Sexual Exploitation of a Minor.   Spokane Valley/Spokane County Detectives have been investigating this case as part of a more extensive […]

Update: Suspect Violently Assaults Deputies & Resists Arrest

Suspect Violently Assaults Deputies & Resists Arrest Multiple Deputies/K9 Khan Assist – 4 Deputies Injured During Violent Encounter Spokane Valley Deputies, attempting to arrest a suspect after a short pursuit, were violently assaulted by the suspect who resisted arrest.  Eventually they were able to get the suspect under control with the assistance of additional Deputies […]

Vehicle Prowler Caught and Detained by Victim

Victim Catches Vehicle Prowler in the Act Spokane Valley Deputies arrested an adult male suspect after the owner of a vehicle caught the suspect inside his car and detained him.  The suspect was booked into jail for Vehicle Prowling 2nd Degree.  On January 16, 2019, at approximately 4:30 a.m., Spokane Valley Deputies responded to the report […]

Update: Wellesley and Cook Officer Assaulted Updated

Several Spokane Police Officers were involved in a very violent confrontation on Tuesday night after stopping a male suspected of DUI driving. The male attempted to bite, eye gouge and even disarm an Officer. The suspect was eventually taken into custody. Officers then discovered that the suspects three children were inside the vehicle, who had […]