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Gang team investigates two shootings

Wed., Feb. 17, 2010, midnight

The Spokane Violent Crime Gang Enforcement Team is investigating two shootings in northeast Spokane on Sunday.

Officers responded to the 800 block of East Lyons Avenue about 1:45 a.m. to a call of shots fired and found a car had been damaged.

Later that morning, a similar shooting occurred near North Nevada Street and East Joseph Avenue, police said.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call (509) 625-GANG (4264). Anonymous tips are accepted.

The SVCGET is comprised of officers from the Spokane Police Department, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Border Patrol, Washington State Patrol, state Department of Corrections, FBI, and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.


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