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Spokane shooting suspect arrested in Montana

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Spokane shooting suspect Ricky Tanner has been arrested in Billings. Spokane shooting suspect Ricky Tanner has been arrested in Billings.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane police confirm that Ricky Tanner has been arrested in Montana. Tanner was wanted as part of a shooting investigation in Spokane. Police believe Tanner, 23, is the primary suspect in the January 26 shooting that occurred following an argument in the Safeway parking lot on North Market Street.

Two 17-year-old suspects were arrested February 3. Police believe the teens were part of a group that had arrived to fight with another group with whom they'd had a fight with earlier in the day.

Police said the teens are members or associates of the "NFL Squad", which is affiliated with the Gangster Disciples street gang.

No one was injured in the shooting, but one vehicle was hit by bullets twice.

Tanner is being held in a Montana jail, awaiting extradition back to Spokane.

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