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WSU students charged in assaults Tuesday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 20, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Pullman Police arrested two WSU students Monday evening for an incident involving an alleged assault on an officer and domestic violence. WSU student Jacob Jones, 21, was celebrating his birthday Monday when he allegedly got into an argument with his girlfriend, Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant...

Police deal with multiple incidents over the weekend

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 19, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Pullman Police handled a wide range of crimes over the past few days, including a reported assault at Stubblefields Bar on Friday night. A man threw punches at bouncers after being ejected from the bar, Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said. While he was not charged, the man was given a city infrac...

Multiple alcohol offenses by minors Saturday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 14, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, WSU Pullman campus

Law enforcement officers dealt with over a dozen minor in possession of alcohol incidents Saturday. “I think we had four that day inside the stadium,” WSU Police Assistant Chief Steve Hansen said. In addition to the four that were charged that day, Hansen said that he believes there were a...

Multiple furniture fires reported over the weekend

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Pullman Police and Fire responded to two separate incidents of furniture being lit on fire following the football team's triple overtime victory Saturday night. The two fires, one on C Street and the other on Howard Street, were reported shortly after the final whistle of the game, said Penni Reavis,...

WSU Police deal with unusual crimes Wednesday

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

September 1, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Police responded to a serial vandalizer and underage delinquency Wednesday. Joe Vandal, University of Idaho’s mascot, was found spray painted on a retaining wall near the intersection of Northeast Wilson Street and East Grimes Way. This marks the third instance in the last two months of Mr....

Local library adds opioid addiction resources

KATIE SHADLER, The Daily Evergreen

August 31, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, Pullman Community

The Whitman County Library has just added eBooks and audiobooks about opioid addiction in response to the recent deaths and arrests in Whitman County. The collection consists of 69 titles called “Dealing with Addiction” and were donated by Overdrive, an online ebook and audiobook company. The...

Snake found in WSU apartment

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, WSU Pullman campus

Two WSU students had a rude welcoming when they came home to a snake in their apartment. The students called WSU police when they opened the door to their Chinook Village apartment and discovered a snake had entered while they were gone. The snake was approximately three to four feet long, WSU Police...

Hitchhiker confesses to crimes elsewhere in state

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under Crime, News, Pullman Community

A hitchhiker found near Colton came forward to confess crimes Tuesday morning. A female reported that she saw a hitchhiker around 5 a.m. Tuesday morning near Colton. The woman then rolled down her window in an attempt to make contact with the 31-year-old male when he said things that concerned her,...

WSU bomb threat suspect released on bail; awaiting arraignment

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 30, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Jose Andes Tecautl, an 18-year-old former WSU student who has been accused of carrying out last week’s bomb threats, has been released on bail and is awaiting his arraignment Friday. Tecautl was a resident advisor in the all-male Stimson Hall, where the bomb threats and hate symbols were made. He...

Stimson Hall resident adviser arrested in connection to bomb threats

Stimson Hall resident adviser arrested in connection to bomb threats

JESSICA ZHOU, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 29, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Police arrested Stimson Hall Resident Adviser Jose Tecuatl at 10 p.m. Monday for three counts of alleged threatening to bomb and three counts of alleged felony harassment in relation to the two bomb threats made against Stimson Hall last week. Investigating officers discovered Tecuatl was connected...

Unusual crime reports mark first weekend of fall semester

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2017


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

The end of “syllabus week” in Pullman saw several unusual crimes reported to the Pullman Police Department. Patrick J. Sanderlin, 18, of Kirkland, Washington, was arrested early Saturday morning on multiple charges stemming from him bringing a handgun to a party. Opgenorth said that the arrest...

Incoming ASWSU senator charged in child sex sting

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, Crime, News, WSU Pullman campus

An incoming ASWSU senator resigned amid charges of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes, after responding to a fake advertisement from Homeland Security agents for a sexual encounter. Eduardo Ramos, who had not yet been sworn in as senator for the Edward R. Murrow College of Communicatio...

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