Author photo

By Lucas Walsh
Cheney Free Press 

Standoff prompts Salnave lockdown


Last updated 4/27/2023 at 2:24pm

CHENEY —Salnave Elementary School was locked down and the area closed off during a standoff in the 100 block of Pineview Place on Wednesday, April 19.

Daniel Devenport, man 51, was taken into custody without incident after near three hours.

According to police, officers responded to the call about 1:30 p.m. after receiving a tip that a man was armed with guns and a knife, and threatening to kill himself.

The man, later identified as Daniel Devenport, had barricaded himself in a home and refused to come out, police said. Devenport and his wife wrestled over a gun which he had threatened to...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Cheney Free Press
Ritzville Adams County Journal
Whitman County Gazette
Odessa Record
Franklin Connection
Davenport Times
Spokane Valley News Herald
Colfax Daily Bulletin

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024

Rendered 03/01/2024 02:43