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Spokane police make arrest following early morning shooting

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane police patrol officers responded to a domestic violence with a weapon call in the 1600 block of E. Nebraska Saturday morning. The call came in around 6:41 a.m. Callers reported seeing a man and woman in an argument and the man assaulted the woman. Callers said the woman was driving away when the man ran after the car and fired several shots at the car as it was leaving.

Callers were able to give a description of the man and the direction he was last seen.

When officers arrived, they found a man matching the description in the 1000 block of East Rowan. The suspect didn't comply with several commands given by officer and SWAT officers who arrived to help. Officers eventually used a "distraction device" which causes a loud noise, to bring the man into custody. He was not injured. The man was identified as 45-year-old Kevin O'Quinn.

Major Crimes detectives responded to the scene and are handling the investigation. Investigators are still searching for the woman who left the scene, but don't think she is seriously injured.

O'Quinn was booked into the Spokane County Jail for first degree domestic violence assault and two counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

If you have further information about this incident you're asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

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