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UPDATE: Spokane Valley Officer Involved Shooting Leaves Man Dead

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: Just after 7:30pm on Sunday night Spokane Valley Police Officers responded to a domestic violence call near 500 North Sommer Street, Spokane Valley. Initial information was that a man was armed with a knife or sharp object and was arguing with roommates. The suspect fled on foot.

A deputy located the suspect near the intersection of Progress and Valleyway. There was a confrontation between the suspect and deputy, and the deputy fired his duty weapon, striking the suspect.

Medical personnel arrived on scene and transported the suspect to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The suspect/victim is identified as 50-year-old Quentin Donald Dodd.

The Spokane County Critical Incident Protocol has been invoked, and members of the Investigative Response Team are conducting the investigation. Members of the team include detectives with the Washington State Patrol, Spokane Police Department, and Spokane County Sheriff's Office.

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