CrimeStoppers Offering Reward for Info Leading to Arrest in Hate Crime

Ofc. Teresa Fuller


Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 6 p.m.


Spokane Police detectives are looking to the public for tips regarding a hate crime and are partnering with Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest to offer a cash reward. The incident likely occurred sometime between 9:00pm and 11:30pm, 07/04/2015, at the Bosnia and Herzegovina Heritage building in the 2100 block of E. Broadway. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit the tip via the Internet website www.crimestoppersinlandnorthwest.org.

Spokane Police Detectives are seeking information from the public regarding the hate crime that occurred on 07/04/2105. Sometime that night, likely between 9:00pm and 11:30pm, someone spray painted the side of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Heritage building with the words “Death to Islam”. The Spokane Police Department takes hate crimes very seriously and is hopeful the partnership with Crime Stoppers on this incident will help bring forth new leads.

Detectives are specifically looking for anyone who may have witnessed anything suspicious on 07/04/2015, between 8:00 pm and midnight, in the area of 2100 E. Broadway. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward to anyone providing information leading to an arrest in this incident. Persons with information should call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-222-TIPS, or should submit the tip via the Internet website www.crimestoppersinlandnorthwest.org. Tipsters do not have to give their name to collect the cash reward.

Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is a civilian organization that promotes public safety by paying cash rewards for information that solves crimes. It is not affiliated with law enforcement.



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