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Court docs give new details about Browne's Addition homicide

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The scene of the shooting at Sunset and Cannon. The scene of the shooting at Sunset and Cannon.
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Police are still investigating a homicide at an apartment complex near Sunset and Cannon, but there are new details about what happened from court documents.

Court documents show a father and son live in the same complex. They were together when the son received a phone call saying that someone was coming over. The son then went out to help this person find his apartment. That’s when, according to documents, the father heard a ruckus outside. He reportedly told police that when he walked out of his apartment, he saw his son being held down by the suspect with a taser against his son’s back and a gun in the other hand.

The father then took out his own handgun, according to documents, and then fired when the suspect began turning and “he believed the suspect might fire at him.” Documents say the suspect fled and the father followed him out, finding the suspect on the ground in the parking lot. He then called 911.

Police also interviewed the girlfriend of the son. According to court documents, she told them the person was coming over to buy $1800 worth of marijuana from the son.

Spokane Police have not made any arrests in this case yet. The identity of the man killed hasn’t been released yet. 

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