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Spokane police seek tips about early morning shooting

Spokane police are seeking information about a shooting that took place early this morning on Baldwin Avenue between Cincinnati and Hamilton streets.

Witnesses reported seeing a man in dark clothes standing near a small, white four-door car just before 2 a.m. He fired several rounds from a handgun at a small dark truck with a canopy that was stopped in the street, a news release from the Spokane Police Department said.

No suspect has been identified and the victim left the area without contacting police, the release said.

Officers founds several shell casings in the street and bullet fragments that show shots were fired toward the west.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233 or (509) 242-TIPS (8477).

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