SPOKANE COUNTY, August 8, 2017 – The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office has
confirmed the identity of the man who died as the result of an incident on 12th and Freya in Spokane, WA on August 4, 2017.
Name: Michael E. Gonia
Age: 50 years
Cause of Death: Transection of the right carotid artery due to blunt neck injury