UPDATE: Coeur d'Alene Police Investigating Possible Kidnapping - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

UPDATE: Coeur d'Alene Police Investigating Possible Kidnapping

Posted: Updated:

Coeur d'Alene Police Department Press Release: 

UPDATE: Detectives have learned the name of the male in the possible kidnapping is Douglas J. Standish of Bayview ID. He is 49 years of age, a white male, 5'10, 225 lbs, brown hair, and hazel eyes. Detectives would like to speak with him reference the possible kidnapping. If anyone has any information on his whereabouts call the Coeur d'Alene Police Department at 208-769-2320. Attached is a Facebook photo and driver's license photo of Douglas Standish.

Previous Coverage: 

At approximately 3:35 pm Coeur d'Alene Police officers responded to the 400 block of Idaho for the report of a kidnapping. Preliminary information is a female reported that she was taken at gunpoint from her home in Dalton Gardens at 10:00am this morning and held by a male that is known to her. The victim is now safe after being let go on Idaho St. by the suspect. Officers are searching for a male driving a blue Town and Country van with a possible license plate of K303434. The male was last seen in the vehicle going northbound on Lincoln Way from the area of Idaho St.

Citizens are advised to not approach the male if he is spotted. Call 911 and report it immediately.

Officers are still gathering information on the suspect and more will be provided as it becomes available.

HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Body found in SUV in downtown Spokane

    Body found in SUV in downtown Spokane

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 12:42 AM EDT2017-06-28 04:42:26 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are investigating Tuesday after a body was found inside an SUV in a parking lot near 2nd and Division.  Details are limited, but heavy police activity was reported around 4 p.m.  KHQ's Patrick Erickson reports that people inside the SUV spotted an ambulance in the parking lot of the 7-11 store and asked for help. Paramedics found a man dead inside.

    More >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are investigating Tuesday after a body was found inside an SUV in a parking lot near 2nd and Division.  Details are limited, but heavy police activity was reported around 4 p.m.  KHQ's Patrick Erickson reports that people inside the SUV spotted an ambulance in the parking lot of the 7-11 store and asked for help. Paramedics found a man dead inside.

    More >>
  • Firefighters contain brush fire near Sullivan Road in Spokane Valley

    Firefighters contain brush fire near Sullivan Road in Spokane Valley

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-06-28 04:07:06 GMT

    SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley firefighters say a fire near Sullivan Road and Marietta Avenue is contained Tuesday night. The fire is about 100 feet by 100 feet burning in brush and trees. Three units responded to bring the fire under control. Investigators were on scene Tuesday night to figure out what caused the fire.

    More >>

    SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley firefighters say a fire near Sullivan Road and Marietta Avenue is contained Tuesday night. The fire is about 100 feet by 100 feet burning in brush and trees. Three units responded to bring the fire under control. Investigators were on scene Tuesday night to figure out what caused the fire.

    More >>
  • WATCH: Man plucked from raging California river in dramatic video

    WATCH: Man plucked from raging California river in dramatic video

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 11:53 PM EDT2017-06-28 03:53:06 GMT

    RENO, Nev. (AP) - A Nevada man is safe after helicopter rescuers plucked him from a rock surrounded by swift-moving water above a nearly 50-foot waterfall in California.      California Highway Patrol Officer David White said Tuesday that 25-year-old Kalani Tuiono escaped from the frigid, snowmelt-choked Yuba River with minor scratches and scrapes on Saturday, an outcome that amazed rescuers.

    More >>

    RENO, Nev. (AP) - A Nevada man is safe after helicopter rescuers plucked him from a rock surrounded by swift-moving water above a nearly 50-foot waterfall in California.      California Highway Patrol Officer David White said Tuesday that 25-year-old Kalani Tuiono escaped from the frigid, snowmelt-choked Yuba River with minor scratches and scrapes on Saturday, an outcome that amazed rescuers.

    More >>