Press Release

Feb 12th 2004

COLFAX, WA. February 12th, 2004. The Whitman County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Second Individual for Whitman County Burglaries.

Deputies arrested a Colfax man on Burglary, Theft, and Possession of Stolen Property charges. Arrested was Russell D. Henning, 41 years of age.

In March of 2003 Deputies received a report of a burglary which had occurred near Endicott Wa. Taken during the burglary was a Honda 300 ATV. Randy Hinderer was arrested on February 9th 2004 in connection with this reported burglary. At the time of arrest, Deputies seized several items reported as stolen. These items connected Hinderer to other Whitman County burglaries.

Further investigation by Whitman County Deputies led them to interview Russell Henning. After interviewing Henning, Deputies arrested him on Burglary, Theft, and Possession of Stolen Property charges.

Investigation continues.

Sergeant Whitman County Sheriff

Sheriff Brett Myers


This is the official Whitman County Colfax, WA Government web site.

Please send any comments or suggestions to

By using this web site you agree to the following Disclaimer.

Copyright ©2003

Last modified: Nov 17th, 2003