Another victim in serious condition; one man in custody
One man is dead and another man is in serious condition at a Spokane hospital after a double stabbing in Spokane’s Browne’s Addition on Sunday evening, police said.
A third man, either a witness or a suspect, was taken into custody by Spokane police officers. Major crimes detectives are investigating the incident.
Police responded to a report of a man stabbed at a home in the 1900 block of West First Avenue at 7:34 p.m., according to Officer Dave Daddato, a police spokesman.
Officers found two men in serious condition, and both were taken to a hospital. One is being treated for injuries, and the other died at the hospital, Daddato said.
After the injured men were taken from the scene by ambulance, officers aided by a K-9 unit searched a home at 1909 W. First and emerged about an hour after the original 911 call with a man in custody.
Daddato said no motive had been established for the attack. He could not provide identities of the men involved nor their relationship to one another.