Two Arrested for 1st Robbery & 1st Burglary within Hours of Incident

Cpl. Teresa Fuller


Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 10:12 p.m.


Spokane Police booked two males, Keoni P Canton (28) and Dale D Johnson (34), for 1st Degree Robbery and 1st Degree Burglary after an incident that happened this afternoon in the 1800 block of west 8th. The two suspects entered an apartment, assaulted the resident, and stole multiple items including the victim’s prosthetic leg. The two suspects were located at a home in the 2400 block of east Bismark and taken into custody without incident.

Today, Sept. 9, 2017, just before 2:30pm, Spokane Police Officers responded to a report of an occupied burglary at an apartment in the 1800 block of west 8th.  It was reported two suspects, known to the victim, entered the residence, and assaulted the victim. They also took several items, including one of the victim’s prosthetic legs, and fled.

When officers arrived on scene, they were able to develop information leading them to a home in the 2400 block of east Bismark. Canton and Johnson were there and taken into custody without incident just after 5:00pm. Officers seized the vehicle used during the commission of the crime and served a search warrant at the Bismark address looking for the items taken during the burglary, but unfortunately weren’t able to recover any of the items.

Anyone with any information on this incident or where the stolen items may be is asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

The suspects will be in court at 1:30pm on Monday.

 



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