Detectives are searching for two unidentified men suspected of robbing a teenager and firing a gun in Spokane Valley last week.
Police say the male victim was walking west on the 2200 block of East Eighth Avenue on July 17 at about 3:30 p.m. when he saw two men in a light blue Honda CR-V. The driver reportedly called him over and asked to borrow his cell phone.
When the victim gave him the cellphone, the passenger in the car pulled out a small silver handgun, according to a Spokane County Sheriff’s Office news release. The passenger cocked the gun, causing a round to eject.
The driver drove off and the passenger fired the gun, the release said.
Detectives describe the passenger as a white male in his 20s with a goatee and long, brown hair worn in a bun.
The driver was reportedly a light-skinned male with acne or sores on his face and arms.
Deputies searched the area but could not find the vehicle or the suspects.
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