Spokane police say a man drove himself to a hospital Friday morning after he was injured in a drive-by shooting in the West Central neighborhood.
The man was in his vehicle when he was shot at about 6:15 a.m. near Belt Street and Nora Avenue, according to a police news release.
Officers contacted the man at the hospital and collected evidence from the shooting scene. They also seized his vehicle and requested a search warrant.
Detectives are looking for suspects. Police did not identify the victim or indicate if the shooting may have been gang-related.
“The victim’s relationship to the shooter is not known at this time which may mean there could be a threat to the community,” the release said.
Anyone with information about the shooting can call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233. The reference number for the case is 2018-2013867.
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