Police Department News Releases for August 2017

Aug. 30

Officers Respond to Help Kids Found Abandoned at Home

12:27 p.m. - Officers Respond to Help Kids Found Abandoned in Home

Shooting at 9th and Perry on Tuesday

12:14 p.m. - Shooting at 9th and Perry on Tuesday

Aug. 17

SPD Investigating a Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Collision

8:15 a.m. - Spokane Police Investigate Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Collision at 7600 N. Division.

Aug. 16

Spokane Police arrest man for attempted 2nd degree murder

11:53 p.m. - SPD arrest man for attempted 2nd degree murder after violent attack at local business. The suspect used a baseball bat to assault a female.

Aug. 15

SPD investigating shooting incident in downtown Spokane.

4:47 p.m. - Washington between Main and Spokane Falls is closed. Main between Stevens and Bernard is closed.

Aug. 14

SIRR Team Investigating Spokane Valley Officer Involved Shooting

10:42 a.m. - Armed male refuses Spokane Valley Deputies commands and is shot.

Aug. 8

SPD Searching for Man with Dementia

3:46 p.m. - Man with dementia missing from the area of 5800 W. Rifle Club Rd.

SPD Arrests armed carjacking suspects in Northwest Spokane.

3:32 a.m. - Three juvenile males were arrested for multiple charges including attempted armed robbery and felony assault. A replica firearm was located.

Aug. 7

Fatality Crash at the Intersection of 3rd Avenue and Division Street

2:57 p.m. - Spokane Police arrest driver from fatality vehicle vs pedestrian crash on S. Division St. / E. 3rd Ave.



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