911 Tapes Released In Grant County Attempted Murder Case - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

KHQ EXCLUSIVE: 911 Tapes Released In Grant County Attempted Premeditated Murder Case

55-year-old Mark Benson 55-year-old Mark Benson

GRANT COUNTY, Wash. - KHQ has obtained the 9-1-1 calls from last weeks attempted murder in Grant County. The sheriff's office there says 55-year-old Mark Benson shot at his wife during an argument at Moses Lake Cemetery. Susan Benson told operators and detectives she was driving away from the cemetery where they both worked when Mark allegedly shot at her while she was in her car. Susan was able to drive herself to the hospital while talking with 9-1-1 operators.

She was treated for her injuries and released. We have also received a call from Mark Benson to 9-1-1 operators where he asks about his wife's status, saying he heard she had been shot. Grant Country Deputies had enough cause to arrest Mark Benson on charges of attempted 1st Degree Pre-Meditated Murder.

 

 

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