Posted 10/15/2013 9:40 AM by MDGREGORY
Sunday, October 13th, 2013, Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputy Jeffrey Getchell responded to a robbery call at Walmart, located at 5025 E. Sprague. The Loss Prevention Officer (LPO) said at about 4:00 p.m. she attempted to stop a male suspect outside the
store as he walked out without paying for a flashlight. When confronted, the suspect brandished a knife in a threatening manner and fled to a vehicle. The LPO was able to write down the license plate which returned as a stolen vehicle which has since been
There is no suspect information at this time. Attached are photographs of the suspect taken from surveillance video.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for anyone providing information leading to an arrest in this incident. Persons with information should call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-222-TIPS, or should forward the tip via the Internet website
http://www.crimestoppersinlandnorthwest.org. Tipsters do not have to give their name to collect the cash reward.
Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is a civilian organization that promotes public safety by paying cash rewards for information that solves crimes. It is not affiliated with law enforcement.