Friday, August 16 2013 9:07 PM EDT2013-08-17 01:07:34 GMT
Spokane County Major Crimes Detectives have active arrest warrants for 41-year-old Scott Ruziecki for the robberies. >>
Spokane County Major Crimes Detectives have active arrest warrants for 41-year-old Scott Ruziecki for the robberies at the Banner Bank branch in Safeway in Hillyard on August 9, 2013, and the U.S. Bank branch on Argonne and Trent on August 13, 2013. Today there was another robbery shortly after 10:00 a.m. at the Banner Bank branch at Mission and Hamilton. There is probable cause for the arrest of Ruziecki for this robbery as well. >>
SPOKANE, Wash. -
Spokane Police Department Press Release:
Spokane Police Department has robbery suspect, Scott Ruziecki, in custody after short SWAT standoff near the 600 block of South Arthur St.
On 08-19-13 around 6:30pm Spokane Police Department PACT (Patrol Anti Crime Team) developed information that Scott Ruziecki was inside a residence at 600 S Arthur. They attempted to make contact with him, but he initially refused to exit the residence. SWAT officers and Hostage Negotiators were called to the scene, due to information gathered last week, which indicated Ruziecki was armed and would shoot any law enforcement officer if confronted. Ruziecki later exited the residence without incident around 9:45pm.
Detectives are executing a search warrant for the residence in relation to the 3 robberies of local banks. Police expect to book Ruziecki into jail on his two warrants for 1st Robbery and 1st Theft and also on a new charge of 1st Robbery.
Police have taken bank robbery suspect Scott Ruziecki into custody following an hours long standoff near 8th and Arthur.
Spokane Police have the area around 8th and Arthur on the lower south hill blocked off right now for an investigation. Police say they believe that 41-year-old Scott Ruziecki, a suspect in a recent bank robberies, has barricaded himself inside a home in the area.
A SWAT team is on scene and police are trying to establish contact.
KHQ has a crew on scene and we will update this story as soon as we get any additional information.
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.>>