Spokane Police Arrest Second Suspect in N. Monroe Murder

Jordan Ferguson, Corporal/Patrol, PIO, 509.363.8285, mferguson@spokanepolice.org


Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 1:31 p.m.


Additional Suspect arrested in the May 26th Homicide on N. Monroe.

Spokane PD Major Crimes Detectives have been untiringly working the 3400 N. Monroe Homicide since the original arrest of Jeremiah A. Smith, attempting to identify a second suspect.¬†After an intense, unrelenting investigation detectives identified and obtained a warrant for 28 year old Vatsana “Linnie” Muongkhoth.

Detectives located Muongkhoth at about 11:30 PM on July 22. Officers with the Patrol Anti-Crime Team (PACT) took Muongkhoth into custody without incident.

Muongkhoth was booked on 1st Degree Murder, 1st Degree Burglary, 1st Degree Assault, and Conspiracy to Commit 1st Degree Robbery.



Contact Police

For in progress crimes and emergencies call 911

To report a non-emergent crime contact:

To provide crime activity or suspect information that doesn't require immediate action contact:

For general police email contact:
eraspdweb@spokanepolice.org

For nuisance reports, including code violations (i.e. illegal camping, substantial litter in yards or alleys, graffiti, land use violations), parking complaints, and road condition issues contact:

Media Relations Contact

Cpl. Nick Briggs
509.835.4568
nbriggs@spokanepolice.org