In probable SBC, man with knife threatened Wash. cop

Deputy Rustin Olson shot Quentin Dodd after Dodd yelled "shoot me, shoot me, shoot me," then tried to stab Olson and charged at him


By Meghann M. Cuniff
Spokane Spokesman-Review

The Spokane County sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a man Sunday night in Spokane Valley was identified Wednesday as Rustin Olson.

Olson, who was involved in a nonfatal police shooting last November, has been with the Sheriff's Office since March 2006 and began his law enforcement career in August 1998 with the Weber State University Police in Utah.

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