SPD investigating after body found downtown

SPD investigating after body found downtown

UPDATE:

W. 1st Ave. between Howard St. and S. Wall St. has been reopened.

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Spokane police have closed 1st Avenue between Howard and Wall in downtown Spokane while they investigate a body found in front of the Wells Fargo building.

Major Crimes Detectives are investigating the incident as a possible suicide. A man fell or jumped from the Wells Fargo building and landed on the ground below.

Police say the area will be closed for a couple of hours during the investigation.

Avoid the area. We have a crew on scene and will continue to update with more information as we get it.