SPD identifies suspect in Riverfront Park drive-by shooting

SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane Police have identified the suspect in the Riverfront Park drive-by shooting that occurred on Wednesday.

Police have secured an arrest warrant for 25-year-old Matthew S. Brumfield. He faces two counts of first-degree assault, two counts of second-degree assault, and one count of drive-by shooting, all of which are felonies.

The first assault charge is related to the incident at Riverfront Park where the suspect fired a round at two people in the park, and the second assault charge is related to a prior incident where the suspect pointed a gun at two restaurant employees.

Brumfield is white, has brown hair and blue eyes, 6’5″, and weighs 197 pounds. He may be driving a 2002 Silver Ford Focus with license plate CBT3535. Brumfield is considered armed and dangerous.

If you know anything about Brumfield’s whereabouts, please call Crime Check at 509-456-2233 immediately.

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