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Adult suspect in Cheney shooting ID’d

A shooting in downtown Cheney early Sunday led to the arrest of four suspects, only one of whom is over the age of 18.

Abran L. Gibson, 19, was arrested with two 17-year-old boys and a 16-year-old boy after an Eastern Washington University student, Sharanbir S. Grewal, was shot in the hand, police said.

Gibson’s appeared in Spokane County Superior Court today on one count of drive-by shooting and remains in Spokane County Jail.

The three other suspects are in Spokane County Juvenile Detention Center.

The shooting occurred at about 1:18 a.m. following a confrontation in front of the El Rodeo restaurant on Second Street.

Police found a dark blue Jeep Wrangler believed to be used in the shooting parked at the Zip’s fast food restaurant at 911 1st Street, according to court documents.

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