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Spokane Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday night on Monroe and W. Frederick Ave., just south of the Garland District.

Police tell KHQ that they received a service call about a man claiming people were shooting at him. When they arrived they found the man in possession of a fire arm that had went off, striking him.

The man was determined to be a convicted felon and was not legally allowed to possess a fire arm. He was taken into custody and transported to the hospital.

His condition is not known tonight.