Local News Spokane woman robbed by man wielding an ax Originally published December 30, 2012 at 3:23 pm Updated December 30, 2012 at 6:01 pm Spokane Police are investigating a Sunday morning robbery involving a man wielding an ax. Share story By Seattle Times staff Spokane Police are investigating a Sunday morning robbery involving a man wielding an ax. Police arrived within minutes of the attack. The female victim was treated at a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Seattle Times staff Email Newsletter Signup Custom-curated news highlights, delivered weekday mornings. Morning Brief Breaking News View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.