Intended victim of N. Monroe bomb was recently shot at

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by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on July 1, 2013 at 2:36 PM

Updated Monday, Jul 1 at 6:24 PM

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Law Enforcement sources tell KREM 2 News the intended victim of a bomb placed under a car on N. Monroe was shot at within the past few weeks.

Sources said the man was shot at within the past few weeks. They said he was not seriously injured during the shooting.

The FBI confirmed that the bomb was placed purposely underneath the passenger side of a vehicle.

Law Enforcement also said the bomb was placed under a car that belongs to a woman who is associated with the intended victim.

Officials said the bomb went off around 4:45 Saturday morning. There were no injuries and no fire according to the Spokane Police Department.

The FBI said the car was last driven three days prior to the explosion. The car was leaking gas when investigators were examining it at the scene. Officials said the car will not be towed into evidence.

Officials have cleared the scene and said they do not know who placed the explosive or why. The FBI, Spokane Major Crimes, and Bomb Squad are all investigating

 

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