SPOKANE, Wash. – Spokane Police are searching for a suspect who shot a man in North Spokane Wednesday night.
Police officials said the victim was shot in the back during an attempted robbery and walked a quarter of a mile to his home to call police. The victim was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Amazing: victim shot in the back during attempted robbery. @SpokanePD say he walked a quarter of a mile to his own home to call police! He’s in the hospital w/non life threatening injuries. Police say public NOT at risk pic.twitter.com/sUUXqaPVDD— Ryan Simms (@KREMRyan) February 15, 2018
Around 8:30 p.m., four police cars were set up near Frederick and Lincoln.
Officials said K9s were being used to track the suspect and roadblocks are in place.
Police said the shooting may be random but they are not sure yet. They do not believe there is a risk to the public.
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