Major Crimes Detectives Investigating Shooting in Spokane Valley
Spokane Valley Major Crimes Detectives are at the scene of a shooting in Spokane Valley. The male victim was transported to the hospital with possible life-threatening injuries. The female suspect fled the scene and has not been located.
This incident does not appear to be random, and there is no known ongoing threat to the public.
On August 26, 2021, at approximately 6:45 pm., Sheriff’s Deputies began to respond to a reported shooting in the 4200 block of N. Best in Spokane Valley.
Arriving Deputies located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound and immediately provided medical aid. Spokane Valley Fire and AMR personnel arrived and took over the victim’s care. The victim was transported to the hospital with possible life-threatening injuries.
The female suspect fled the scene following the shooting and has not been located.
Deputies secured the scene and began contacting witnesses. Major Crimes Detectives and Forensic Unit personnel responded to the scene.
Initial information indicates this isn’t a random incident and there is no known ongoing threat to the public.
Major Crimes Detectives urge witnesses or anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233, reference #10113926.
This remains an active investigation, no further updates or information is available at this time.