The Daily Evergreen

SCAM ALERT: Unlicensed magazine peddlers frequenting Pullman

From staff reports

July 15, 2014

Unlicensed magazine peddlers have been soliciting throughout Pullman lately, and they might attempt to defraud potential customers.The solicitors are described as males and females in their late teens and early 20s. They operate door-to-door and claim to represent “Lifestyles Success, Inc.” – a...

Kitten found in hot car, euthanized; police arrest owner

From staff reports

July 14, 2014

A man was arrested Saturday evening for allegedly leaving three animals in his truck – a circumstance that resulted in the death of kitten.Marvin H. Mead, 47, was identified as the owner of the truck and charged with second-degree animal cruelty, a gross misdemeanor.The kitten was found barely breat...

Pullman police arrest cat burglar after break-in

From staff reports

July 11, 2014

Police responded Thursday morning to the report of a break-in at 1340 Old Moscow Road, where they apprehended a cat burglar.The 17-year-old boy, who had broken a window to get inside the Whitman County Humane Society shelter, was attempting to steal a cat.The incident took place around 8:30 a.m., when th...

Assault charge dropped for WSU wide receiver; 18 months probation

From staff reports

July 11, 2014

WSU wide receiver Gabe Marks is on probation for 18 months after pleading guilty to charges of trespassing and frequenting a tavern as a minor.The 19-year-old junior was arrested in February after he allegedly punched the assistant manager of a College Hill bar. A charge of misdemeanor assault was dropped...

Pasco man gets life sentence for rape of two women

From staff reports

July 10, 2014

A Pasco man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday morning for the rape of two local women.David Margerison, 30, is convicted of raping one woman near the Snake River in Whitman County and a 16-year-old Clarkston girl in Asotin County. Margerison was charged with first- and second-degree rape in Wh...

Spokane man arrested for driving wrong way in stolen minivan

From staff reports

July 9, 2014

A man was arrested Tuesday evening after he was allegedly caught driving a stolen minivan in the wrong direction on Maiden Lane.A Pullman police officer pulled over Gary S. Walters, 47, of Spokane around 9 p.m. after identifying the vehicle as one stolen earlier that evening.The 2005 Chevy Venture w...

Man arrested wearing boxers, heart monitor after fro-yo shop theft

From staff reports

July 6, 2014

Wearing nothing but his boxers and a heart monitor from Pullman Regional Hospital, a man was arrested Sunday after he attempted to steal from the tip jar at Sweet Mutiny.Police apprehended David D. Jennings, 28, of Pullman outside the frozen yogurt shop around 9:30 p.m.Two hours earlier, Jennings was ta...

Three arrested for drug trafficking on Palouse

From staff reports

July 3, 2014

Three people were arrested Wednesday after detectives found methamphetamine, cocaine and two handguns during two warrant searches at residences in Clarkston and Lacrosse.Jessica Young, 26, and Donald Hume, 35, both of Clarkston are suspected of trafficking narcotics through the region. They were booke...

Trial postponed for Moscow man accused of killing wife

From staff reports

June 21, 2014

A Moscow man accused of murdering his estranged wife had his trial postponed this morning in Latah County District Court.Charles A. Capone, 52, faces several charges for his alleged role in the disappearance of Rachael Anderson, 40, of Clarkston. The two were in the process of getting divorced when Ande...

WSU linebacker arrested for second airsoft offense

From staff reports

June 18, 2014

WSU linebacker Ivan McLennan was arrested Sunday for wielding a weapon capable of bodily harm after allegedly pointing an airsoft gun at another student.Police received a phone call that afternoon from the student, who reported a man pointed a gun at the student's vehicle as it traveled through the pa...

71-year-old says two men struck him with a baseball bat

From staff reports

June 9, 2014

The victim of a recent assault near the Snake River said two men struck him and his car with a baseball bat before driving away in an off-white sedan.Deputies from the Whitman County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the incident, which took place June 8 near the Nisqually John Landing.The 71-year-...

Moscow man sent to prison for fatal shooting

From staff reports

June 8, 2014

A Moscow man has been sentenced to at least two years in prison for the fatal shooting of 42-year-old Charles McMichael.Nathaniel Nisbet, 28, was arrested last November after he shot McMichael multiple times in the chest at the home of Nisbet’s estranged girlfriend.Initially charged with first-degree ...

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