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Officer-involved shooting at the West Wynn Motel

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Update: An officer involved shooting is being investigated by the Spokane Investigative Regional Response (SIRR) Team Monday night.

Authorities say that just after 2:30 p.m., two officers responded to the report of domestic violence at an apartment building in the 2700 block of west Sunset Blvd. The initial call indicated there had been some kind of assault between roommates, but that the suspect in the assault had left. A second call came in saying the man had come back a short time later, armed with a knife and threatening to kill him. On a third call back, the caller said something about someone trying to kill him with a gun.

When officers arrived on the scene, they went to the apartment and were approached by a man. The man said he had a gun. About four minutes after showing up, shots were fired.

Police took the man into custody and gave the man medical attention. He was taken to a hospital for treatment of his injuries. A weapon was recovered near the man when he was taken into custody.

Officers on the scene were equipped with body cameras. Footage from those cameras will be reviewed by investigators.

The SIRR Team continues to investigate Monday night.

Previous coverage:

KHQ's Hayley Guenthner is on scene in west Spokane at an officer-involved shooting. 

Details are limited at this time, but the incident took place at the West Wynn Motel. Witnesses say they heard five shots, but it is unknown who fired or if anyone was hit. Spokane Police say all of their officers are fine. 

Hayley is working to confirm additional details and we will update this story shortly. 

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