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Investigation prompts several search warrants at Red Top motel in Spokane Valley

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Police and Spokane County Sheriff's deputies are on the scene of the Red Top Motel on E. Trent in Spokane Valley where they have served several search warrants Tuesday morning. 

Multiple people have been detained, including motel management. 

Authorities say the situation Tuesday morning is the culmination of several weeks of investigation by the Spokane Valley Investigative Unit.

Specific charges have not been confirmed yet, we'll keep you updated when that information is available. 

Deputy Mark Gregory tells KXLY there have been over 100 calls for service to the Red Top Motel in the last year. 

Those calls have ranged from reports of stolen property, to drug trafficking and welfare checks.

The Spokane SWAT team also assisted in serving the warrants.