The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi53° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo37° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi53° Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo40° Cloudy then Rain Likely

Wednesday

Hi54° Rain then Chance Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo38° Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi55° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo35° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi57° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo38° Partly Cloudy

Officer sprayed with pepper spray

Send to Kindle
Print This

EPHRATA — An Ephrata police officer was temporarily blinded Saturday night by “extra strong” pepper spray as he tried to arrest a man on a state Department of Corrections warrant.

Patrick Canady was back on duty Monday, said Ephrata Police Chief Mike Warren.

The man he was trying to arrest about 10 p.m. Saturday sprayed him with pepper spray that was “a lot stronger than the pepper spray that we use. We’re thinking it may be like bear spray,” the…

View my options or Sign in