Romantic hookup leads to robbery

Incident took place Monday at Rosalia rest area

ROSALIA — An expected romantic encounter at the local rest area became a crime scene early Monday morning after two women allegedly robbed a Spokane man, taking his wallet and later allegedly shooting at him.

The women, Rienna Louise Edgeman, 24, of Evans, Colo., and Stacy Lynn Nieri, 25, of Moscow, Idaho, will be arraigned July 9 in Whitman County Superior Court on possible charges of first-degree robbery and first-degree assault.

They were arrested and booked into the jail Monday, July 5, and appeared in Superior Court on Tuesday, July 6.

According to the Whitman County Sheriff’s Office, the...


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