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Posted on: January 7, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Shooting on S. Adams

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Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Shooting on S. Adams


Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies responded to several reports of gunshots at an apartment complex located in the 200 block of S. Adams.  Major Crimes Detectives do not believe this was a random incident or that there is an ongoing threat to the public stemming from it.   

 Major Crimes Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233, reference #10002341.   


On January 6, 2021, just after 5:30 pm., Spokane Valley Deputies responded to reports of shots being fired in the area of an apartment complex located on S. Adams in Spokane Valley.  

Callers stated a male could be heard yelling for help, and some reported hearing and seeing a dark-colored vehicle rapidly leave the area.  

Deputies arrived and contacted the adult male victim who was receiving assistance from citizens. Medical care was provided, and the victim was transported to the hospital for additional treatment.   

Major Crimes Detectives were called to the scene to continue the investigation.  

From the initial information and evidence collected at the scene, Investigators do not believe this shooting was a random incident and may stem from a dispute that escalated.   

Deputies conducted a search of the area, but the suspect(s) were not located.  

At last check, the victim remains hospitalized, listed in critical condition.  

Anyone with information regarding this incident urged to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233, reference #10002341.

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