Spokane Police arrest, charge suspect in Browne’s Addition homicide

SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane Police arrested 36-year-old Nathan Beale and charged him with second-degree murder after a homicide investigation in Browne’s Addition.

Officers responded to a call of a woman slumped over in a car; first responders confirmed she was dead. Major Crimes detectives arrived and began investigating, when they initially detained Beale as a person of interest in the case.

Detectives obtained search warrants to search the victim’s vehicle and a nearby residence, and police say they developed probable cause to arrest and charge Beale with second-degree murder.

Anyone with further information on the incident is asked to call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233.