PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: Spokane Police were already investigating a deadly shooting in Northeast Spokane when another shooting erupted at a party in the Northwest side of town.
Police were called to 4207 N Jefferson at 3:15 am, as witness' reported hearing 7-12 gunshots at the home. When police arrived they located an 18-year-old female with at least two gunshot wounds in the upper torso.
Police quickly administered first aid for bleeding until paramedics arrived. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment and is listed as critical but stable. It is unclear if the shooting was a drive by or if the suspect was on foot as the shots were into the house from outside.
Spokane Police major crimes detectives are conducting further questioning of witnesses and investigation from the scene. At this time there is no information on a suspect or the cause of the shooting.
SPOKANE, Wash. - A woman in her late teens or early 20's is in a Spokane hospital in critical condition after police say she was shot in a drive-by shooting in North Spokane New Year's Day.
Spokane Police say the shooting happened just after 3:20am. The woman has not been identified. She was shot in the torso.
Police are waiting for a search warrant so they can search the house the woman was shot at.
Police don't know if she lived her. They also have not released a description of the suspect or the vehicle from the shooting.