Missing Adult Female in a 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan

#Update Missing Adult Female: Loc D. Nguyen  Update: SPOKANE COUNTY, February 27, 2019 – Identification of the individual found in the Spokane River on January 30, 2019 has been confirmed: Name: Loc Dinh Tuyet Nguyen Age: 24 years Cause of Death: Pending Manner: Pending Previous Update: Her silver 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan has been located in […]

UPDATE: Suspects in Social Media Threats Identified

Suspects in Social Media Threats Identified – No Imminent Danger to Students or Staff Investigators have identified the suspects involved in the social media threats aimed at three local high schools which caused fear in our community and the diversion of a large amount of law enforcement resources. Investigators determined the East Valley High School […]

Social Media Threats Investigation Continues

  Social Media Threats Investigation Continues   Spokane Valley and Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies, with the assistance of Major Crimes Detectives, continue to investigate the social media threat mentioning East Valley High School as well as additional posts being circulated via social media referencing Mead High School and West Valley High School.  School Resource Deputies […]

Armed Convicted Felon Found Sleeping in Stolen Vehicle

Armed Convicted Felon Found Sleeping in Stolen Vehicle Second Suspect also Arrested  Spokane Valley Deputies responded to a located stolen vehicle.  The two suspects found sleeping inside were arrested and through the subsequent investigation, were linked to a second stolen vehicle and a hit and run collision.  Additionally, two firearms and methamphetamine were also recovered.      […]

UPDATE: Domestic Violence Incident 6100 N. Driscoll

Spokane Police Patrol Officers responding to the report of domestic violence in northwest Spokane last night, were able to safely take Fred A Ballestero (28) into custody after he retrieved a firearm from a closet and pointed at responding officers. Ballestero was booked into Spokane County Jail for 2nd Degree Assault, Unlawful Imprisonment Domestic Violence and […]

Arrest Made in 200 South Wall Hit and Run Pedestrian Crash

Spokane Police Major Crimes Investigators have arrested a male in connection to a serious injury hit and run collision that happened downtown early Thursday morning. After patrol officers discovered a damaged vehicle in Browne’s Addition early this morning, the Major Crimes Unit (MCU) was able to take Gabriel K Hein (28) into custody for Felony […]

Pines and Boone Vehicle vs Pedestrian Update

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL PRESS MEMO DATE: 20181128    TIME: 2101    INV UNIT: 855 – TROOPER C STONE LOCATION:PINES AND BOONE – CITY OF SPOKANE VALLEY COUNTY:SPOKANE    COLLISION REPORT NUMBER:SECTOR   CASE FILE:18031757 NBR VEH: 01    CARS: 01    TRUCKS: 00    MOTORCYCLES: 00   PEDESTRIANS: 01 NBR INJ: 01    DECEASED: 00              DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INVOLVED: NO ———————————-PERSON(S) INVOLVED—————————- NAME: SIMMONS, […]

Suspect Arrested After Shooting near 10400 East Montgomery

Suspect Arrested after Shooting in a Business Parking Lot Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives are investigating a shooting which left one person wounded.  The suspect was stopped in a vehicle as he tried to leave the scene and taken into custody.  The adult male victim received wounds to his lower leg and foot which appear […]

Fatal Vehicle vs Pedestrian Crash 2600 East 29th Ave

Spokane Police are investigating a fatality vehicle vs pedestrian crash on E 29th Ave. near S. Mt. Vernon St.    On November 23, just after 4:00PM, the Spokane Fire Department and Spokane Police Department responded to the report of a vehicle vs pedestrian crash in the 2600 block of E 29th Ave.  A vehicle was headed eastbound, […]

Wrong-Way Driver on I-90 Fails to Stop for Deputy

Dangerous, Wrong-Way Driver on I-90 Fails to Stop for Deputy –  Driver Arrested for DUI and Eluding Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies used a Pursuit Intervention Technique (PIT) to safely stop the driver of a vehicle, first observed traveling the wrong way on I-90 and later, failed to stop for Deputies behind him.  The driver was […]