Monday, October 8 2012 9:25 PM EDT2012-10-09 01:25:34 GMT
KHQ.COM - The suspect accused of shooting his girlfriend in the face has been arrested after a SWAT standoff in northwest Spokane.>>
FIRST ON KHQ.COM: The suspect accused of shooting his girlfriend in the face has been arrested after a SWAT standoff in northwest Spokane. >>>SEND BREAKING NEWS VIDEO AND PICTURES TO PIX@KHQ.COM| >>
SPOKANE, Wash – Joshua
Graham, 30, is now in jail after a short SWAT standoff in North Spokane, after
police say he shot his girlfriend in the face one week
Police have been
looking for him ever since, and the Spokane Police Anti-Crimes Team developed
information Graham was at a home in the 1100 block of W. Cleveland this
morning. After doing surveillance, they
confirmed he was there, and moved in.
The SWAT team and a
K-9 unit were called in, and even as the SWAT team had their guns drawn, Graham
refused to come out.
After a short
standoff, he walked out of the home peacefully, and nobody was
But that wasn't the
end of it; police also arrested a second man, who police say had a warrant out
for his arrest for second-degree burglary.
A radius of roughly
two blocks was blocked off during the SWAT standoff, leaving neighbors to wonder
what was happening.
"I was trying to
figure out what was going on or who these people were, I guess someone from the
neighborhood knew the guy," said Dan Sexton, who lives nearby. "They were hollering for the guy to come out,
they were going to send in the dogs, and one guy came out, they wrapped him up,
threw him in the back of the swat truck and cuffed him."
girlfriend survived after being shot in the face, and is even doing well enough
she is home from the hospital.
Graham is expected to
make his first court appearance Tuesday.
He's in the Spokane County Jail on $250,000 bond.
Wednesday, December 11 2013 9:36 AM EST2013-12-11 14:36:12 GMT
SPOKANE, Wash. - For anyone whose parents have moved into their home or for those looking to possibly rent out part of their home, houses with in-law type set ups are ideal. >>
SPOKANE, Wash. - For anyone whose parents have moved into their home or for those looking to possibly rent out part of their home, houses with in-law type set ups are ideal. It's a great way to give yourself and the person living in your home separate space and it helps to keep the sanity. >>
Thursday, December 12 2013 1:55 AM EST2013-12-12 06:55:36 GMT
SPOKANE, Wash. - It was a cold winter night in Riverfront Park on Wednesday as a group of kids boarded a train. >>
SPOKANE, Wash. - It was a cold winter night in Riverfront Park on Wednesday as a group of kids boarded a train. But this wasn't just any train, it is the first annual North Pole Express on its way to see Santa Claus. The idea came from the Spokane Parks Department and for the very first trip they invited some very special kids and their parents.>>
Thursday, December 12 2013 3:01 AM EST2013-12-12 08:01:35 GMT
SPOKANE, Wash. - Emergency crews on the south hill were called to a car crash late Wednesday night. >>
SPOKANE, Wash. - Emergency crews on the south hill were called to a car crash late Wednesday night. Police say around 11:00pm a man was driving his SUV westbound on 37th when he went through the stop sign at Perry, hit a brick landscaping wall, and flipped his SUV. When firefighters arrived they had to cut the roof off of the SUV to get the man out. We are told he suffered only minor injuries.>>