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Police investigate drive-by shooting in W. Central

Tue., Jan. 24, 2012, 7:36 a.m.

Spokane police responded Monday night to reports of multiple gunshots heard in the West Central neighborhood.

Police spoke to witnesses in the 2100 block of West Boone Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. Police found four spent shell casings on the sidewalk and in the snow, a news release from the Spokane Police Department said.

No victims were found.

Witnesses described the suspect as a 25- to 30-year-old black man, about 6 feet tall, with short curly hair, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and light-colored jeans. The man left the scene in a tan or champagne-colored SUV, possibly a Ford Explorer, the release said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233.

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