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Driver arrested for vehicular homicide in Liberty Lake hit-and-run

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - The driver suspected of a fatal-hit-and-run in Liberty Lake last week was arrested Monday evening.

Pavel Kanyushkin, 21, was booked into the Spokane County Jail for vehicular homicide shortly after being interviewed by investigators.

Kanyushkin's truck was found on Thursday, Oct. 18, hours after it struck a woman in the middle of an intersection at Country Vista Road and Mission Avenue. A search warrant was obtained and executed on the vehicle to process for evidence.

The victim has been identified by her employer as Marilyn Dhaenens.


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