August 20, 2009 in City

Drive-by shooting in northwest Spokane injures man

The Spokesman-Review

A man in his 20s was shot in the stomach early today in a northwest Spokane drive-by shooting that witnesses told police was unprovoked.

The man, who was not identified, was taken to Deaconess Medical Center following the 2:30 a.m. incident.

Spokane police said a group was drinking alcohol in the 2100 block of West Maxwell Avenue when a white SUV drove by and fired multiple rounds at them. The vehicle fled north on Belt Street.

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