Cash reward offered in search for Liberty High School instrument thief

Band instruments at Liberty High

SPANGLE, Wash. — A cash reward has been offered to anyone who can help authorities identify the person who stole $15,000 worth of instruments from Liberty High School.

The equipment was stolen in mid-January and, despite tips, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office has not been able to identify a suspect.

The instruments were stolen from the school’s band room, but there was no evidence of pry marks to doors or windows.

Anyone who has information is asked to call Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest at 1-800-222-TIPS or go to

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