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WSU cornerback arrested again

From staff reports

March 12, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

WSU cornerback Daquawn Brown was arrested for the second time in a 30-day period after he allegedly assaulted a man and woman during an argument at a charity dancing event March 1 in the CUB.Police and paramedics responded on the night of the WSU Dance-A-Thon to the report of an injured person. The woman suffere...

WSU football player arrested for grocery theft

From staff reports

March 10, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

WSU defensive tackle Austin Brown was arrested Friday night for stealing a cart of merchandise from the Walmart on Bishop Boulevard.Walmart reported the incident shortly after it occurred. Surveillance footage revealed Brown leaving the store after neglecting to pay for the goods, which were valued at $...

Woman arrested for assault on her mother

From staff reports

March 10, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

A 29-year-old Pullman woman was arrested Thursday afternoon after she allegedly bit and strangled her 51-year-old mother on Northwood Drive.Kristen C. Beck was charged with second-degree assault, unlawful imprisonment and interference with reporting domestic violence. Police were alerted to her mother...

Man arrested by SWAT aided by Chief Joseph resident

FROM STAFF REPORTS

March 6, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

The two men arrested in the standoff ended by Whitman County SWAT yesterday morning were apprehended in different locations at the complex.According to Assistant Chief Steve Hansen, WSU police tried to pull over a car that was speeding. The driver, a 17-year-old, fled into Chief Joseph Village univer...

SWAT end standoff at Chief Joseph Village

BY MATTHEW BRUNSTETTER | Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

Whitman County SWAT provided assistance to end a standoff in Chief Joseph Village university housing early Tuesday morning.WSU Police Department Assistant Chief Steve Hansen said WSU police tried to pull over a car that was speeding. The driver pulled into Chief Joseph, and then the suspects got out of t...

Former administrator sentenced 20 months for child molestation

From staff reports

March 3, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

COLFAX – A former WSU administrator received a 20-month prison sentence last week in Whitman County Superior Court.Judson Preece, 49, of Pullman, was arrested last August after he admitted to police he inappropriately touched and kissed a 13-year-old girl. A second victim less than 12 years old reported...

Camera smasher doesn’t play well with others

From staff reports

February 25, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

A Pullman woman was arrested yesterday after she allegedly trespassed on her neighbors' property and smashed a surveillance camera they installed to keep an eye on her.Tara L. Line, 27, was arrested for second-degree criminal trespassing and third-degree malicious mischief at about 1 a.m. after her n...

Playstation, telephones stolen from Spaulding Street residence

From staff reports

February 25, 2014


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Police responded to a report of a burglary Sunday night on the 300 block of Northeast Spaulding Street.Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said the burglar or burglars most likely entered through an unlocked door.Missing from the residence were two telephones, a Playstation console, and a copy of Call ...

Man arrives at hospital wth broken face, blames attacker

From staff reports

February 25, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

A man arrived at Pullman Regional Hospital Sunday evening saying the fractures on his facial bones were the result of an attack at the corner of California and B Streets.Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said the man reported he was walking in the area when the occupants of a vehicle began to haras...

Two men arrested for trafficking meth

From staff reports

February 24, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

A year-long drug trafficking investigation resulted in the arrest of two men in Clarkston Thursday afternoon.Detectives from the Quad Cities Drug Task Force observed Rigoberto G. Sanchez, 31, and his uncle, Jose A. Rivera, 35, exchange nearly a pound of methamphetamine for $9,000 in cash.The detecti...

Pullman Police warns citizens of scamming IRS calls

From staff reports

February 12, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

Victims receiving suspicious phone calls from people claiming to be IRS investigators have led to multiple reports of attempted fraud, according to the Pullman Police Department.Scammers often use many tricks to get information out of their victims, according to the Pullman PD press release.The callers “u...

About $260, a lamp missing from Lamont Drive residence

From staff reports

February 11, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

Police responded to a burglary Sunday at the home of a 69-year-old woman.The incident took place shortly after 9 a.m. on the 2200 block of Northwest Lamont Drive.Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said the woman’s 39-year-old daughter arrived at the house asking for a lamp and was given permission...

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