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Sheriff Knezovich fires deputy for 'conduct unbecoming'

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Deputy Riley Quine was fired Wednesday Deputy Riley Quine was fired Wednesday
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Update: Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich has confirmed that deputy Riley Quine has been fired Wednesday afternoon.

No additional information was immediately available Wednesday.

Previous coverage: 

Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich has placed one of his deputies on administrative leave for "conduct unbecoming.'" 

The deputy has been under investigation for about a month and we're told he failed to arrest a woman for felony warrant, and is accused of then sending racy messages to the woman.

No additional details were available as of Wednesday afternoon, but as soon as we confirm more, we'll update this story.

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